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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.

Summer activities include 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

Bear Valley Music Festival (BVMF)

Bear Valley Music Festival

May 22, 2015 - Bear Valley is kicking off the summer season, and you know what that means! It is time to start purchasing your tickets for the Bear Valley Music Festival!This festival has been going strong every year since the late 60's and has become a trademark tradition at Bear Valley. Just as it has in years past the Bear Valley Music Festival is sure to be a hit. You wont want to miss this!The festival is a fun-filled event featuring many talented pianists, cellists, and many more artists. Celebrate... Read More...

Kick off Summer Memorial Day Weekend in Bear Valley

Kick off Summer Memorial Day Weekend in Bear Valley

May 17, 2015 - Time to head into Bear Valley as we kick off summer with a fun weekend in the mountains.  We begin our summer music series with Caitlin Canty of Nashville TN, visiting Bear Valley on her west coast tour.  Delicious barbecue planned on Saturday and Sunday on the deck at Creekside Bistro and Sky High will be open all weekend long beginning Friday night.   Click on the events page for details of memorial day weekend and more.Have you checked out Summer Camps in Bear Valley yet?   Overnight camps... Read More...

Creative Culinary happening in Bear Valley this Summer

Creative Culinary happening in Bear Valley this Summer

May 8, 2015 - Chef Bob Mason is Bear Valley's Executive Chef for the Creekside Bistro, Sky High and the Grizzly Bar.  Happy to be a part of the  Bear Valley family, he is constantly creating and infusing his signature style of California and Mediterranean cuisine into the Village eateries.After starting his culinary career at Columbia College, Chef Mason served as the opening chef at Kline’s Restaurant in Arnold, owned and operated Café Soleil in Murphys, and, most recently, taught the culinary arts at the... Read More...

Book Groups/Events at Bear Valley

Book Your High Sierra Getaway Today!

April 16, 2015 - Looking for that perfect location to bring your summer group for an exciting getaway?  Bear Valley provides a unique location in the High Sierra for affordable adventure and outdoor education. Day trips or multi-day adventures can be customized for your group or event.  With a variety of adventure options from biking, hiking, rock climbing, swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding, and much more! Bear Valley is the ideal location to host most types of events. We offer a great unique outdoor setting... Read More...