Create Your Happily Ever After at Bear Valley

Bear Valley Mountain, Bear Valley Lodge, and the Stanislaus National Forest provide a stunning and intimate setting for your special day.

If Mountains, lakes, wildflowers, granite walls, or snowy backdrops are part of your vision, Bear Valley is the perfect place for breathtaking ceremony locations to create your happily ever after. Visit and experience all the grandeur of the Stanislaus National Forest. We are happy to put together an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

Imagine saying “I Do” on the mountaintop at 7,750 feet on a spectacular afternoon.

After, head in for the perfect celebration at the Mountain, Lodge or in the Village. Bear Valley’s facilities can accommodate receptions from 25-200 guests. It’s time to get creative and have some fun on your special day.

Our Bear Valley Wedding Packages includes the following:

  • Outdoor Ceremony Sites
  • Your choice of reception venue(s)
  • Floor Length white or ivory table linens and napkins
  • Signature Hors D’oeuvres (three pieces per guest)
  • Buffet Style Dinner Menu 
  • Five Hour Standard Host Bar; One hour for cocktail hour and four hours following dinner
  • House wine served with dinner (two bottles per table)
  • Wedding cake cutting and late night coffee/tea
  • Selection of desserts
  • Accommodations at the Bear Valley Lodge and/or The Mokelumne Canyon Glampground
  • Shuttle services  to wedding ceremony sites or site seeing for your guests
  • Complimentary Bridal Suite for the evening of your wedding 
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DID YOU KNOW? We offer a Complimentary Night’s Stay at the Bear Valley Lodge for a venue and site tour!
Let us know when you are ready, we are happy to show you around.  *NOT AVAILABLE SATURDAYS

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Contact our Wedding Specialist to schedule a wedding venue tour or for more information!  

Weddings at Bear Valley have never been easier.  Bear Valley can support you every step of the way with our in-house planning team ready to help with every detail.   

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Bear Valley Wedding Venues

Seats 50 - 200+

Located at Bear Valley Mountain, this awe-inspiring venue allows you to have your ceremony with the amazing Sierra Nevada Mountains as your backdrop.

Seats 50-150

Located in the Bear Valley Lodge, this gorgeous venue gives a rustic feel and is complete with a stunning four-story fireplace build from native granite.


Seats 50-200+

Located a quarter mile away from Bear Valley Village, Alpine County Meadow provides approximately three acres of manicured lawn, with a beautiful backdrop for summer weddings.

Seats up to 100

A five-minute walk from Bear Valley Lodge, Bear Valley Village offers a quaint, secluded venue with a lush forest backdrop.

Seats 35-80 

This seasonal venue is located right off of the Creekside Dining Room. Enjoy fresh mountain air while sitting next to a flowing stream and appreciating the sights and sounds of the Sierra.

Seats 35-45 

A breathtaking venue ideal for an elegant reception dinner. Creekside also includes a full bar.

Seats 30-45

This cozy bar and grill is located off of the Cathedral Lounge. The venue has a full bar as well as several cocktail tables to sit back and enjoy a cold drink.