Big Bear Lake is one of the most popular getaways in Southern California. It's known best for having fun outdoor activities no matter what season it is. In the summer, you'll enjoy the fair weather in the crisp mountain air and the cascading blue sky. The average temperature during the summer months is a balmy 78 degrees. There's also a lot of fun water activities you can do. They have fishing, wakeboarding, kayaking, canoeing, pedal boating, and paddle boarding. If you're in the mood for a real adrenaline rush, you can also take a ride on the sky-high parasailing adventure. If you're in more of a relaxing mood, board the lake tour, grab a drink and take a load off. There are a lot of different tours you can take at Big Bear Lake from, fishing charters to taking a Helicopter tour. One way or another, there's always a way to see what Big Bear Lake has to offer.
When fall and winter weather comes, it opens a whole new realm of possibilities to experience the great outdoors in the San Bernardino Mountains. At the beginning of every fall, take advantage of one of the most popular events of the year; Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest! You'll get to experience the stunning warm colors of the fall mountains while enjoying the festivities with a delicious cold beer. This is also a great time of the year to go horseback riding and mountain biking. The Crisp mountain air hits the spot!
When the autumn leaves fall to the ground, the snow-capped trees are not far behind. There are lots of fun outdoor activities to do in the winter months. Hit the slopes at the Bear Mountain or Snow Summit ski resorts. They offer newcomers ski and snowboard lessons and have a lot of rental gear to make sure you have a fun, safe experience on the slopes.
No matter what time of the year you visit Big Bear Lake, you're bound to find a memorable experience to send with your family and friends.