Bear Valley Leads The Central Sierra With Early Season Opening

Bear Valley Leads The Central Sierra With Early Season Opening

Bear Valley, CA…With their Thanksgiving Weekend opening the Bear Valley operations team proved their commitment to being a premier, family friendly resort.  Their investments in state of the art snowmaking equipment have proved that in good snow years and in not so good snow years they provide great snow conditions and one of the longest […]

Winter Is Here. Come Up & Enjoy It At Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company

Winter Is Here. Come Up & Enjoy It At Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company

Bear Valley, CA…Paul Says..”Fourteen trails are open and groomed for cross country skiing and snowshoeing. The store is really nicely stocked up for all of your winter needs. Other details: Lessons and rentals available. Meadow Café, and tubing area not open yet, but please inquire about sledding options. Hope to see you soon!” Bear Valley […]

13th Annual Wintersports History Night

13th Annual Wintersports History Night

Bear Valley, CA…The Ebbetts Pass Historical Association will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of our beautiful ski area by hosting the 13th Annual Wintersports History Night on Saturday, December 10, 7pm at the Bear Valley Lodge. The mechanics, shop workers, equipment operators, and groomers will be honored this year. The Peter Brinkman Award will be presented […]

A Bit Of White Above 4,500 Feet Today Clearing Tonight Into Tomorrow

A Bit Of White Above 4,500 Feet Today Clearing Tonight Into Tomorrow

Bear Valley, CA…A bit of weather moves across the Northern Sierra Nevada today and then we clear for tomorrow. Today: Mostly cloudy. Numerous snow showers and scattered rain showers in the morning, then scattered rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Not as cool. Highs 28 to 40 higher elevations… 39 to 45 lower elevations. […]

14 Inches Of New Overnight Snow!! Bear Valley Weather & Update By Mattly Trent

14 Inches Of New Overnight Snow!!  Bear Valley Weather & Update By Mattly Trent

Bear Valley, CA…Hey Good People! 14″ of new overnight as of 5am!!!!!! As the system slowed a bit last night it dropped more snow than forecasted…..Currently still snowing at 5am and we could pick up another 1-3″ today. The high today is expected to be around 28F but I expect it to be a little […]

Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls…The Bullwheels Are Turning For The 2016/17 Season As Bear Valley Opens Today!!

Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls…The Bullwheels Are Turning For The 2016/17 Season As Bear Valley Opens Today!!

Bear Valley, CA….Bear Valley will kick off the 2016-17 winter season today 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 weekend of skiing, snowboarding and family activities. The inaugural weekend kicks off with special […]

Hey Good People Are You Ready For “Pure Mountain Fun” ~ Bear Valley Update By Mattly Trent

Hey Good People Are You Ready For “Pure Mountain Fun” ~ Bear Valley Update By Mattly Trent

Bear Valley, CA…Hey Good People! A beautiful morning on the tails of the passing weather system which left us with 6″ of new snowfall for a season total of 11″ and more on the way. Tonight we should see 2-4″ of new snow and lingering snow showers for Wednesday as that system heads East and […]

Make Plans For Winterfest Weekend In Bear Valley! The 2016/17 Season Starts This Weekend!!

Make Plans For Winterfest Weekend In Bear Valley!  The 2016/17 Season Starts This Weekend!!

Bear Valley, CA…Thanksgiving weekend means WINTERFEST CELEBRATION and we are making plans for winter excitement that will kick-off on Thanksgiving day with a special dinner at the Creekside dining room. Friday – projected opening day for downhill and cross country. In the evening special presentation by David Vassar. Saturday – the fun continues at Bear […]

Snow & Rain On The Way As Bear Valley Counts Down To Opening Day

Snow & Rain On The Way As Bear Valley Counts Down To Opening Day

Bear Valley, CA…Mother Nature returns with a wave of rain & snow ahead of Thanksgiving. Bear Valley & other resorts are making snow and looking for Mother Nature to do her part as well. The NWS Forecast for the West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada is: Today At lower elevations, rain. At higher elevations, snow and […]

A Bit Of Snow At Higher Elevations As System Rolls Through The West Slope Of Northern Sierra Nevada Tonight

A Bit Of Snow At Higher Elevations As System Rolls Through The West Slope Of Northern Sierra Nevada Tonight

Arnold, CA…The National Weather Service is forecasting a fairly weak system rolling through tonight West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada. Today Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with rain showers likely in the afternoon. Highs 45 to 60 higher elevations…54 to 66 lower elevations. Prevailing southeast winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the […]

“A Walk In The Park With David Vassar,” At The Bear Valley Cathedral Lounge

“A Walk In The Park With David Vassar,”  At The Bear Valley Cathedral Lounge

Bear Valley, CA…For those who missed his ‘A Walk in the Park with David Vassar,’ presented at the Bret Harte Theater in June 2017, Bear Valley Resort and Backcountry Pictures will present a very intimate encore presentation on Friday, November 25, 2016. This VIP presentation is limited to only 150 tickets and will be presented […]