Big Bear Lake, Big Bear Region

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Discover an alpine resort in the heart of Southern California at Big Bear Lake. The lake is a destination for enjoying the peaceful natural setting and taking part in a variety of outdoor activities. The waters provide excellent fishing and sailing opportunities, while the surrounding area is great for hiking and cycling. In the wintertime the hills around the lake offer some of California's best skiing. The adjacent communities offer plenty of shopping, dining, and sightseeing, as well as numerous places to stay. Due to cold water and underwater obstacles, swimming in the lake is not recommended. A visit to Big Bear Lake represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Big Bear Lake online trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Big bear is a very nice place to visit with your kids in the winter time. However, it is a very popular place, so bring lots of blankets, coffee, and cash. :) Enjoy! HAPPY NEW YEAR!  more »
  • Skiing, Hiking, sailing, paddle boarding, bbqs, friends..... so much to do and see. The restaurants are great the shopping is fun, nightlife and entertainment is good. There is always something to do....  more »
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