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 Region online trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • After an hour and a half of an hour and a half of the drive arrived at big bear lake. In winter a ski resort, but now a beautiful setting for hiking. Enjoy the beautiful nature, enjoy the silence, enjoy the sounds of which life in nature produces. Downright beautiful, cozy to relax completely.
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  • The lake is always a beautiful stop. We parked in the park pass area and hiked a very short while to the beach. Many people were parked along the street for free. There were 2 cars where we parked. Th...  more »
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