Season Passes

2020/2021 SEASON PASS 

At Bear Valley, we focus on fun for the entire family and have geared our season passes and perks to celebrate you.

Bear Valley is about PURE MOUNTAIN FUN and serious about snow.  As a pass holder, you can rest assured that we will be ready for winter.  With automated snowmaking and our high-speed 6-pack Mokelumne Express, Bear Valley is your ticket to a great time on the slopes. Whether you cherish powder days in world-class terrain, kickin’ it up in our terrain parks, or if you just prefer a beautiful corduroy finish in a place where people know your name and are glad you came — Bear Valley is for you!

Find the Best Pass for You!



One Pass, One Price, All Ages, All the PERKS!


JUNE 1ST, 2020 – OCTOBER 31ST, 2020


Purchase PEAKS Pass
What are the PERKS?



JUNE 1ST, 2020 – OCTOBER 31ST, 2020

Back to the Basics, NO PERKS. Unrestricted Access All Season.





20 – 64



13 – 19



6 – 12



5 & Under



65 – 74



75 +


The polar season pass is good every day, all season long. NO RESTRICTIONS.

Purchase POLAR Pass





JUNE 1ST, 2020 – OCTOBER 31ST, 2020

 Valid Mondays – Fridays with the following exceptions:

  • Weekday Pass is valid on weekends prior to December 19th, known as “early season” (conditions permitting)

  • Weekday Pass is NOT valid during Christmas break (12/19/20 – 1/3/21) with the exception of Christmas Day (12/25/20)

  • Weekday Pass is valid on the last day of the season

  • Weekday Pass holders can purchase a weekend or holiday ticket at a discounted price by presenting a valid Weekday Pass at any ticket counter


An ideal pass for the lucky skiers and riders that can get to the mountain on mid-week days.




JUNE 1ST, 2020 – OCTOBER 31ST, 2020

If you are any Military member with a valid ID looking for Pure Mountain Fun all season long, you can save money by purchasing a Military Season Pass. A military ID must be presented in order to pick up. This is an unrestricted pass with no blackout dates. 

Pass pickup instructions:

  • ALL pass purchases must have a picture taken (or uploaded online) and will need to check in with the Guest Services office when they arrive at the mountain.

  • Proof of eligibility must be shown on the day of pass pick up! i.e., Valid military I.D.

    • If proof cannot be provided, we will not be able to issue your pass

  • For any questions regarding the Military Season Pass, check out our FAQ


Military Pass FAQ’s




JUNE 1ST, 2020 – OCTOBER 31ST, 2020

Available to all college students taking a minimum of 12 units at the time of pass pick-up. You will be asked to provide proof of eligibility so make sure you bring a transcript and your college ID! College Passes will not be issued without proof of eligibility.

*This is an unrestricted pass with no blackout dates.

*Inability to provide eligibility documents at the time of pick up will result in the College pass being refunded minus a processing fee



Make Bear Valley YOUR Playground!

(209) 753-2301 X777
We understand and share in the disappointment of ending the 2019/2020 season earlier than planned. The circumstances surrounding COVID-19 are unprecedented and we, along with other non-essential businesses around the world, had no choice but to close.  As such, our refund policy regarding Season Passes has not changed. Season Passes are non-refundable.  We apologize for any inconvenience and ask for your understanding during these times. 

Season Pass FAQ

Your 20/21 Season Pass is valid starting November 2020

Planning on riding three or more days in the 20/21 season?

Check out our Spring Season Pass sale!

You have three options! 

Buy Online

Head on over to and get your passes online! This is the easiest and fastest way to get your pass!

Over the Phone

Give us a call and we'll take care of you over the phone. If you do not get through, we are busy fielding other calls and customers. You can leave a message and a specialist will return your call as soon as possible.

209.753.2301; ext. 777


Pass pricing is based on Pass Holders age as of January 1, 2020

There are no blackout days or restricted dates for the following passes:

  • Polar
  • Forever
  • College
  • Military

Blackout days or restricted dates for the following pass:

  • Weekday Season Pass


A Resort Charge is attaching a credit card to your season pass so that you can make purchases on the mountain without your credit card. All we would do is scan your pass and your credit card is on file to make a purchase!

Keeping your contact information up to date will ensure your liability is squared away and you will receive exclusive Season Pass Member information.

The difference is in the Perks, discounts, and savings! For a comparison, click the link below.

20/21 PERKS

To print a new pass, the fee is $25.

PEAKS members get 1 free re-print, per season.

If you forgot your pass and need a ticket for the day. We can print you a "Forgot Season Pass" Lift ticket for a small fee. 

PEAKS Season Pass Members get FREE Preferred Parking!
*Parking is subject to availability.

Forever/Polar Season Pass Members do not receive Preferred Parking.

Buddy tickets will be attached to your profile. Make sure your email address is up to date as we will provide information on when they will be available and how to get them.

PEAKS members will receive 4 buddy tickets for the season! 

Forever/Polar passes do not receive buddy tickets.

ALL Season Pass Purchases and Renewals are FINAL! 

Pass discounts are not retroactive. Purchases made will receive a discount based on the current pass at time of product purchase (teams, lockers, etc). While we will be happy to upgrade your pass type, discounts will not be retroactively extended if a customer decides to change pass type.