Welcome to Big Bear, California

Big Bear is a four season resort community nestled in the Southern California Mountains of San Bernardino at an altitude of 7000 ft.  Boasting a beautiful freshwater lake, over 300 days of sunshine a year, two ski areas, and miles of hiking trails, Big Bear is the ideal get-away for visitors from all over Southern California and beyond that want to explore nature and have a unique mountain experience. 

With over 20,000 residents and 1,400 businesses, Big Bear is also a diverse and welcoming community for growing families, couples looking to retire, or for businesses interested in relocating to a quieter lifestyle in a pristine alpine environment away from busy freeways or pollution.

As the local Chamber of Commerce, we welcome you to our community and want to help you in whatever way possible to ensure you have a great experience in Big Bear, whether you are a visitor, resident or second homeowner.    We encourage you to utilize this website to explore what Big Bear has to offer or contact us directly at 909-866-4607 so that our staff can provide you additional assistance. 

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