We kick off our 7-day-a-week operations this weekend at Bear Valley Mountain Resort! 

Join us Dec.16 & Dec.17th to kickoff the official start of the 23/24 Winter Season.


Mokelumne Express

  • Moke West 
  • Lodge Run 


  • Cub Meadow 

Super Cub 

  • Ego Alley 
  • Rodeo 

Panda Carpet 

  • Learning area

Cub Club Carpet 

  • Mikey’s Meadow 

Guest Services – Saturday, Dec.16th & Sunday, Dec.17th from 8am-4:30pm: Begin your day at Guest Services, opening at 8:00 AM, where you can pick up your passes, complete waivers, and gear up for a fantastic day on the slopes.

Ebbetts Cafeteria – Saturday, Dec.16th & Sunday, Dec.17th from 8am – 4pm: Savor delicious meals at Ebbetts Cafeteria, serving breakfast from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM and a hearty lunch from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Need a quick snack? Swing by Sunrise Cafe between 10:30 AM and 4:00 PM.

Shuttle Service – Saturday, Dec.16th & Sunday, Dec.17th from 8am: Enjoy hassle-free transportation with our complimentary shuttle service shuttling between BV Village and  BV Mountain Resort. The shuttle leaves the village on the hour and leaves the ski area on the half hour. 

Reba Sports – Saturday, Dec.16th & Sunday, Dec.17th from 8:30am-4:00pm: For all your skiing or snowboarding needs, visit Reba Sports!

Rentals Department – Saturday, Dec.16th & Sunday, Dec.17th from 8:30am-4:00pm: In need of equipment for your day on the hill? Our rentals department has you covered! 

Live music – Saturday, Dec.16th from 12:00pm-4:00pm: Live music by Gary Souza on the sundeck from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Toy Drive – Saturday, Dec.16th & Dec.17th from 12:00pm-2:00pm:  Support a great cause at the Cali Pass Tent Sundeck from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM with all toys being donated to Calaveras Toys for Tots. Donate a toy and receive raffle tickets and a 20% discount at Reba Sports.

Cookie Decorating Station – Saturday, Dec.16th from 12:00pm-2:00pm: Let kids’ creativity soar at the Cookie Decorating Station in the Sunroom, where they can decorate their own sugar cookie. 

Ornament Painting Station – Sunday, Dec.17th from 12:00pm-2:00pm 

Unleash your creativity at our ornament painting station from 12 PM to 2 PM in the sunroom. Join us for a festive and fun-filled session to craft personalized ornaments for the holiday season!

Santa Claus Returns!! – Sunday, Dec.17th from 11am-3pm in the sunroom

BV Village Happenings 

Holiday Pop Up Arts & Crafts Fair – Saturday, Dec.16th from 12:30pm-5:30pm

Join the Bear Valley library on Saturday, Dec.16th from 12:30pm-5:30pm for some holiday shopping! Local artists and makers will be selling their wares. It’s a great way to support the arts in the BV community and help check items off your Christmas list! 

Bear Valley Co-Op Social & Winter History Night- Saturday, Dec.16th starting at 6:30pm at the Bear Valley Lodge 

Join the Bear Valley CO-OP and the Ebbetts Pass Historical Society as they host their traditional Memoriam for community members who passed in the last year, along with honoring Clay Eastmen who has been in charge of plowing out the village for decades. The event will then be followed by a good old-fashioned Bear Valley party with snacks plus line dancing with a professional caller. Open to the public, no cost associated to participating in the line dancing

Creekside Bistro – Saturday, Dec. 16th from 5:00pm-9:00pm: Wrap up your day with a refreshing drink and enjoy the debut of our NEW Winter menu at the Creekside Bistro. No reservations required. Closed Sunday, Dec.17th. 

Grizzly Lounge – Dec.16th (5:00pm-9:00pm) Dec. 17th (5:00pm-8:00pm) : Serving drinks, bar bites, and dinner all weekend long! 

Come and celebrate with us as we kick off our 7-day-a-week operations this weekend at Bear Valley Mountain Resort