Getting away to Bear Valley for a day or two is a ton of fun. Add in some friends, colleagues, classmates or teammates and it gets even better. If you’re looking for a cool way to enjoy the mountains, let Bear Valley’s group planning team help create the perfect adventure. With an abundant selection of outdoor recreation, any season will create the perfect setting for your school educational programs, corporate offsite retreats, ski/board clubs or private event.

When The Snow Falls
Bear Valley plays host to schools, clubs, private groups and corporations from all over the state. Bear Valley’s group planners work with you to create a one day getaway or several days of fun for groups of all ages and abilities. Our planners will help with discounted pricing on recreational activities, lodging, meals and receptions too. We can even plan fun activities like races, scavenger hunts, environmental educational programs, team building activities and awards.

Mid-Week Winter School Program: Single Day
Bear Valley offers two comprehensive mid-week school programs for kids from 1st to 12th grade. The course is a snow sports program that includes a full day on the Mountain with teachers, classmates and chaperones. Each student will be enrolled in a 1 to 1.75 hour group lesson, depending on level. They will also receive an all-day ski or snowboard rental and an all-day lift ticket at a highly discounted rate. Each visit will include a mandatory group lesson.

Mid-Week Winter School Program: Multi-day
This mid-week multi-day program means the school rules the Mountain. Bear Valley offers a safe environment for students to come learn, explore and play in a winter wonderland. The Stanislaus National Forest offers a superb outdoor classroom to ensure your school can offer a comprehensive outing of education and fun for students of all ages. Contact our group planners to develop a comprehensive program with discounted lodging, meals, educational settings and winter activities in the Village and on the Mountain.

Facilities
The Bear Valley Lodge can accommodate up to 140 guests in 53 guest rooms. Our spectacular Cathedral Lounge is an ideal spot for kids to gather for musical presentations, or any type of program. It is completely wired for sound and can seat up to 200 people.

Food and Beverage Services
The Bear Valley Lodge can provide well-rounded, nutritious and delicious meals and snacks ready to serve for your group. Meals can also be arranged on mountain too.

Contact Us
Bear Valley’s Group Planning Team will help you with all the details to ensure you have the perfect day! Bear Valley Central Reservations can be reached at 209.753.2301. ext.0