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.
Check out a feature story on Bear Valley in REAL WEDDINGS Magazine
Imagine saying “I Do” on the mountaintop at 8,600 feet on a spectacular afternoon. Then head in for the perfect celebration at the Mountain, Lodge or in the Village. Bear Valley has facilities that can accommodate receptions from 25-200 guests, so get creative and have some fun on your special day. 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. We have a full selection of rentals, venues, and services to help you create an amazing destination wedding celebration including:
- Wedding ceremony sites
- Reception locations and ideas
- Rehearsal Dinner
- Catering and beverage services
- Table and chair rentals
- Linens, Table settings and stemware
- Accommodations at the Bear Valley Lodge and/or The Mokelumne Canyon Glampground
- Shuttle services to wedding ceremony sites or site seeing for your guests
- Audio and video
- Florist, Bakers, DJ’s, Bands, Stylists, Massages and more!
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.
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 up to 50
Located at Lake Alpine, this beautiful venue is perfect for smaller weddings wanting a stunning backdrop of the lake and the forest.
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.
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.
A breathtaking venue ideal for an elegant reception dinner. Creekside also includes a full bar.
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.
Contact our Wedding Specialist to schedule a wedding venue tour or for more information!
We are happy to 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