- Offering 1678 acres of slopes and terrain, Bear Valley is among the 10 largest Ski Resorts in California.
- Bear Valley is among the 10 best rated Ski Resorts in California.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1900 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1188 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 8501 ft.
- Season starts on Nov 26 and ends on Apr 9 (134 days). Average season duration in the USA is 111 days.
- During the season (from Nov 26 till Apr 9) the average snow depth at Bear Valley is 71 ". Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average base depth of 85 ".
- Bear Valley features 30 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 57 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 13 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
Bear Valley is a ski resort for the whole family that offers everything you can expect from a resort. There is a team of ambassadors that will help you with whatever you need. They will navigate you and inform you about all the activities Bear Valley has to offer. Holiday at Bear Valley means more than just downhill skiing and snowboarding.
For example, you can go cross country skiing. With 60km of track Bear Valley offers one of the largest trail systems in the United States. There are also tracks available that are especially designed for the needs of kids. Another activity you may enjoy is snowshoeing. On your tour you can discover the beauty of the valley´s landscape and find untouched nature.
Those of you looking for some fun in the powder may opt for a Snowcat-Tour. It will certainly give you an experience of a lifetime. If you´re looking for an activity that is less exhausting you may be interested in sledding or snowmobiling.
After a day in the snow you can relax in the local spa. Treat yourself with a recreational massage and a bath in the hot tub.