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It’s Official – The Pass is Closed and Bear Valley is Open!

Bear Valley will kick off the 2016-17 winter season this Friday, November 25, thanks to snowmaking and a little help from Mother Nature. Cub Chair lift will start turning at 9 a.m. and guests will have the opportunity to enjoy an entire … Read More

2016 Winterfest in Bear Valley

Thanksgiving weekend means WINTERFEST CELEBRATION and we are making plans for winter excitement that will kick-off on Friday Nov. 25th.   You can expect fun activities like downhill skiing and snowboarding, bonfires, movies, live music and great food.  Now is … Read More

Winter in Big Trees State Park

Winter Park Activities The Warming Hut – Open weekends and holidays from Thanksgiving through late March 12 pm—4 pm Snowshoe Tours – Offered on Saturdays and some holidays at 1 pm. Bring your own showshoes or borrow a pair of … Read More

Big Trees Winter Wonderland Carnival

December 28, 2016 – 7th Annual Winter Wonderland Carnival at Big Trees State Park – Ticket includes a carriage ride and park entrance fee – stop by jack Knight Hall for hot cocoa, hot cider, cookies, hot dogs and other … Read More