Since 1967, Bear Valley Mountain has been the choice for snow sports enthusiasts of all ages. From the beginner runs that are easily visible from the lodge, to the black and double black diamonds of the Grizz, as well as the intermediate-friendly backside area and mile-long trails back to Bear Valley Village, Bear Valley Mountain has terrain to suit any level. Beginners to Advanced, Bear Valley is the ideal mountain whether it’s your first experience on the snow or you’re a die hard powder hound.
Beginners to Advanced
For beginners Bear Valley offers all-inclusive packages to encourage snow sports participation. Our Beginner Package includes a lift ticket , a 1 hour and 45 minute group lesson and all-day equipment rental. For intermediate skiers and riders, enjoy acres of trails on the front and backside of the mountain. Advanced snow sports enthusiasts will always find a secret stash to enjoy in the infamous Grizzly Bowl. Or contact our backcountry expert partners at Mountain Adventure Seminars and join a snowcat tour that can take you out to the untracked powder.
Bear Valley Mountain’s Terrain Parks are built for all ages. Our park crew is continually working hard to bring fresh combinations of boxes, rails, jumps and original features that can only be found at Bear Valley. Our Kodiak Park which is our intermediate terrain park is located on the backside. Not ready for Kodiak Park? Then check out the Progression Park in Cub Meadow where you can hone in your skills. Whether on two boards or one; first timer or advanced rider; Bear Valley’s Terrain Parks are a great place for everyone to play.