Lifts & Trails at Bear Valley


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Bear Valley offers mountain accessibility with 9 lifts and 75+ trails across 1680 ski-able acres, coupled with a 1900′ vertical drop for an amazing amount of terrain variety for all abilities. Our Lifts include a Detachable High-speed 6-pack, a Detachable High-speed quad, one triple chair, four double chairs, and two conveyor carpet lifts. Our smaller Cub Carpet is exclusively dedicated to the Cub Club Children’s Learning Center. 

The terrain at Bear Valley is accessible for beginners, seasoned pros, and everyone in between. 

  • 25% of our trails are beginner-friendly
  • 40% are intermediate
  • 35% are advanced or expert

Hours of Operation: 

Winter: Mokelumne Express, Koala,  Cub, Super Cub and the Carpets run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM daily.

Polar Express and Grizzly Chairs run from 9:00 AM – 3:30 daily. 

*Note: Certain trails and lifts will close when conditions do not permit safe operation. Expect delays in extreme weather situations. 

Updated: Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Lift Status

Mokelumne Express
Little Cub Carpet
Panda Carpet
Polar Express
Pooh Bear
Super Cub

Trail Status

not groomed
Green circle Easy Status Groomed
Mikey’s Meadow true true
Rodeo true true
Cub Meadow true true
Ego Alley true true
Greg’s Way true true
Lodge Run true true
Blue square Difficult Status Groomed
Goldilocks true false
Burgess Bridge true true
Mokelumne West true true
Pipeline true true
Tuck’s Traverse false true
Spring Gap true true
Bono’s Alley true true
Upper Mokelumne true true
Hog Back true true
Lonely Pine true false
NASTAR true true
Sugar true true
Water Tank true true
Bear Boogie true true
Feather/NASTAR Traverse true true
West World false true
Big John false false
Lunch Run false false
Shady Grove true true
Grouse Connection true true
Satisfaction true true
Pacesetter true false
East Bowl false false
Black diamond Advanced Status Groomed
Feather Duster true false
Lower Mokelumne true true
Kyle’s true false
Corral Ridge false true
Blue Jay Way true false
Oopla true false
Yellow Submarine true false
Spy Glass false false
Monte Wolfe true false
Tigger’s true false
National true false
Kohoutek Gulley true false
Groovey Gulley true true
Grizzly Gate false false
Anticipation Gate false false
Australia Street true false
Freefall Gate false false
Cliff Run true false
Snow Valley Gate false false
Hari Kari Gate false false
Bad Boy Gate false false
Home Run true false
Porridge Bowl true true
Cornice true false
Hank’s true false
Double black diamond Expert Status Groomed
Gunmount Gate false false
West Ridge Gate false false
orange lozenge Terrain Parks Status Groomed
Kodiak Park false false
Cub Park true true

Trail Maps

There are unique zones across our Mountain; each area/zone may experience delays or closures at any time related to weather or snow conditions, or other circumstances that may prevent operations.