Things to do in Big Bear, California

Things To Do In Big Bear, California

Your vacation probably started with the dream of just getting away and then a lot of thought went into where to go. You’ve chosen Big Bear Lake, Southern California’s premier, four-season mountain resort. What’s next?

Visiting Big Bear Lake in summer, winter or anytime in-between, there is an abundance of Things to Do throughout the “Valley”. We at Big Bear Getaway can help you plan your perfect Big Bear Vacation. We have compiled a fairly extensive list of Things to Do, Places to Go and points in-between. To start planning your perfect vacation, simply click on any of the Categories listed below where you will find listings with descriptions, addresses, phone numbers, and even website links for more information.

Finally, where to stay? While planning your Things to Do itinerary, at any time you can search for your perfect cabin using the menu bar to the right. Not sure about finding your perfect cabin, just give one of our friendly staff members a call at (800) 456-1452 for assistance

  • bar and grill

    Bar & Grill

    Bars and Grils Murray’ Saloon & Eatery Murray’s Saloon & Eatery has been Serving the community of Big Bear Lake for over 20 years and is a local’s favorite. Featuring a new and varied menu of home cooked style eats, almost all made from scratch; served breakfast-lunch-dinner-late night along with daily specials. Oh, and if […]

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  • places to eat in big bear

    Big Bear Restaurants

    Big Bear Restaurants Dining in Big Bear Lake, CA Captain’s Anchorage Once owned by the famed actor Andy Devine, the Captains Anchorage Restaurant has been a Big Bear Lake tradition serving steaks & seafood since 1947. Step back in time to the “Big Bear of Yesteryear”while enjoying great food and a relaxing ambiance. Experience mountain […]

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  • mountain biking big bear


    Biking Snow Summit Resort – Mountain Bike Park Snow Summit Bike Park is a four-time Top Five winner in the Riders’ Choice Best Bike Parks Awards for the Southwest Region, sharing the third place position with Northstar for 2016. Southern California’s only lift-served mountain bike park reclaims its Top 5 rank for a second […]

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  • Big Bear Coffee Shops

    Coffee Shops

    Coffee Shops Moonridge Coffee Company Moonridge Coffee is committed to serving the highest quality coffee, espresso, and more. Their friendly and courteous staff is always ready to assist you! 42646 Moonridge Road, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (909) 281-5141 Website The Tea & Coffee Exchange The Tea & Coffee Exchange was founded on the belief […]

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  • concierge services


    Concierge Chef Allan – A Gourmet Personal Chef Treat yourself to the best in gourmet meals without the stress of preparation and clean up. You can relax & enjoy an exquisite feast with the companionship of your friends, family & guests, knowing that every aspect has been handled by a Professional Gourmet Chef. With a […]

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  • Events

    Events Bear Valley Farmers Market Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers all summer long when you shop arts, crafts, health products and a huge variety of collectibles at the Big Bear Valley Farmer’s Market every Tuesday at the Big Bear Convention Center! This is an outdoor event.   Where: Big Bear Convention Center at 42900 Big […]

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  • fishing in big bear lake


    Fishing Cantrell Guide Service Since 1991, Cantrell Guide Services has been operating on Big Bear Lake. Owner/Guide John Cantrell, Master Guides Cliff Fowler and Scott Eberhard have a combined fishing experience on Big Bear Lake over 100 years. They know Big Bear Lake and they know how Rainbow Trout think. Fish in comfort! They offer […]

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    Go Carts

    Go Carts Go Karts at Alpine Magic Mountain Youngsters can enjoy racing in our Can Am racer go-karts. The Go Karts feature four double-seater cars, 5.5 horsepower Honda motors and an assortment of safety features that include professional safety restraints. 800 Wildrose Lane, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (909) 866-4626 Website Big Bear Speedway Newly-opened […]

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  • golf in big bear


    Golf Bear Mountain Golf Course Get a unique golf experience with a 9-hole course, great for all ability levels. At 7,000 ft. watch your ball fly further when altitude is on your side! The course features 9 Holes, driving range, club rentals, golf lessons, and the Clubhouse Grill. 43101 Goldmine Dr., Big Bear Lake, CA […]

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  • Big Bear Lake

    Lake Information

    Lake Information BBMWD The BBMWD website is full of information for guests. Under the lake info tab you will find current lake status and a lake map. Under the boating tab you will find public launch ramps, lake use permit fees, rules and regulations. Under the visitors tab you will find lake events, fishing reports, […]

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  • Live Music

    Live Music The Cave The Cave is a truly one-of-a-kind concert and comedy venue in the heart of Big Bear. The lighting, sound, laser light shows, gourmet concessions, craft beer, comfortable seating, room to dance, and of course amazing acts are not common for such an intimate venue. It is this perfect mix of location, […]

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  • Marinas in Big Bear Lake, California

    Marinas in Big Bear Lake, California Holloway’s Marina & RV Park Holloway’s Marina has been in operation now for 100 Years!. A full service facility featuring large inventory of rental boats, jet skis, wave runners, and kayaks. The facility also features a full service bait shop and mechanic shop. Stop and enjoy a lake cruise. […]

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  • Ski Resorts

    Ski Resorts Snow Summit Mountain Resort Founded in 1948, Snow Summit is Southern California’s first-generation family ski and snowboard resort. With over 240 acres of skiable terrain and 31 trails completely covered by our state-of-the–art snowmaking system, Snow Summit is where SoCal has come to depend on for the most reliable, consistent conditions from year […]

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    Theaters in Big Bear

    Theaters in Big Bear Village Theaters The Village Theaters is located in heart of the Village. Village Theaters is a full service venue featuring two large screens with all movies presented in Digital Projection and 5.1 digital Sound. There is a fully stocked snack bar, advanced ticket sales (no waiting in line), Family Fun Day […]

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  • tours in big bear


    Tours Big Bear Helicopter Tour Adventures Get a new perspective of Big Bear by taking a scenic aerial adventure above the mountain resort from the vantage point of a helicopter cockpit. Helicopter Big Bear is arguably Big Bear’s best entertainment attraction. Witness the beauty of the Bear Valley and surrounding San Bernardino mountains all year […]

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