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  • Trail Status: 35 Open
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Fri-Sun: 9am to 4pm
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Bear Valley is a friendly and relaxing High Sierra escape located in the beautiful Central Sierra Mountains. Nestled off Scenic Byway 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 Sierras, Bear Valley is the perfect destination to enjoy the outdoors as Mother Nature intended.

Winter activities include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and backcountry adventures. When summer arrives enjoy kayaking, hiking, biking, rock climbing, tennis, disc golf, river rafting, off roading and fishing — all in a majestic mountain setting.

We invite you to make plans for an experience in this secluded part of the Sierras. A warm welcome awaits you whether you’re planning a day on the slopes, a special event or just looking for that mountain getaway anytime of the year.

Recent News

$12 Tuesdays are Back at Bear Valley

$12 Tuesdays are Back

February 28, 2015 - $12 Tuesdays are Back.  In the spirit of March Madness - Every March we go a bit crazy here and jump on the crazy train!!  Forecast for snow is looking good and the conditions are awesome.  Keep an eye on Mattly's forecast for more snow on the way and in the meantime, make plans to be here on Tuesdays for the best deal in the Sierra.   $12 Ticket Valid for:Adult,  Teen, Child, Senior tickets (*restrictions apply)March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31See you on the slopes * Not valid on packages and deals... Read More...

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Winter is Coming Our Way This Weekend. So Should You.

February 25, 2015 - With fresh snow on the docket and a slew of on- and off-slope events, Bear Valley is the place to be this weekend. Dare we say this is the start of our “Miracle March?” With so much pure mountain fun to be had, plan to put yourself here when the storm cycle starts in again!For the FreestylerThe third and final event in the Freestyle Comp Series will take place this Saturday, February 28. Sample your skills for the judges and put on a show for the spectators. Registration at the kiosk in the... Read More...

Freestyle Fun and Flakes This Weekend

February 20, 2015 - Big air and tricks dominate Saturday with the second Freestyle Competition Series event showcasing style and skills in the terrain park. Registration begins at 9 AM, practice starts at 10 AM, and the event kicks off at 11 AM. Join in or watch… either way, a Saturday of pure mountain fun at Bear Valley Mountain is a day well spent!Our resident forecaster portends snowfall late Saturday into Sunday. A weekend that starts with freestyle and ends with flakes spells fun for the whole family!... Read More...

“I Do” With a View – Your Wedding Day in Beautiful Bear Valley

Marry Me

February 17, 2015 - “I Do” With a View – Your Wedding Day in Beautiful Bear ValleyIt is estimated that six million people get engaged on Valentine’s Day. If you (or someone you know) can be counted in this romantic bunch… congratulations! We hope that you will consider tying the knot in beautiful Bear Valley. A wedding here holds a certain je ne sais quoi (pardon us while we slip into the language of love) that may be attributed to the fact that no matter where you turn, a stunning backdrop sets the stage for... Read More...

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