Base Total103"
Mattly's Weather Report ➤
  • Lift Status: 6 Open
  • Trail Status: 46 Open
Lifts Open 9 AM to 4 PM daily, weather permitting.
209.753.2301 - fun@bearvalley.com
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ABOUT BV - Bear Valley is a friendly and relaxing High Sierra escape located in the beautiful Central Sierra Mountains. Nestled off Scenic Highway 4, this year-round destination offers activities from relaxation to extreme adventure in every season. Whether you’re looking to get your heart racing or to just slow down and savor the Sierra, Bear Valley is the perfect destination to enjoy the outdoors as Mother Nature intended.  

Recent News

Wind Hold Update: More good news!

January 16, 2017 - Winds have subsided - Front and Backside operational !  Lessons ARE RUNNING.  Please check back here, or via one of our social media platforms, for real time updates daily 

Wind Hold Update

January 16, 2017 - We are currently on windhold here at Bear Valley. Peak at break on Kuma at 74mph this morning. We are assessing the situation and are standing by to bring you more information. Please check back here, or via one of our social media platforms, for real time updates as they come in. Thank you for your patience!

Power Outage Update

January 13, 2017 - Bear Valley Mountain has been experiencing a power outage due to a downed tree. PG&E is currently on-site and will restore power to the mountain as quickly as possible. Bear Valley will continue to run on auxiliary power until power has been fully restored. With fresh powder and amazing weather this weekend - be prepared for some Pure Mountain Fun! Check out our events page to see what is happening on the mountain! 

bear valley re-opens tomorrow Friday the 13th

RE-OPENING TOMORROW!! - Lucky Friday!!

January 12, 2017 - 9am opening tomorrow. We plan to operate Kuma and Cub at 9am. Staff will continue to work on polar as the morning progresses and we will do our best to get that open - but it will be delayed.  This has been an unbelievable snowstorm and more terrain will be made available as soon as we can.  Thank you for patience through this amazing snowfall.  A special thank you to our crews around the mountain!!  The task to dig out of snow is huge and we are grateful for their dedication and commitment to... Read More...