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Upgrade to your Cali4nia Pass now! - 10:40am, 9/30/2014

The ALL NEW Cali4nia Pass

Screamin’ Deal pricing may be over but Cali4nia Pass Upgrade Special Pricing to continue for a limited time!

For the first time ever unlock all of California’s best snow with just one pass: the all-new Cali4nia Pass! Big Bear Mountain Resorts and Mammoth have partnered to provide unlimited skiing and snowboarding at Bear Mountain, Snow Summit, Mammoth and June Mountains! No blackout dates, no limits and no reason not to enjoy the best of both worlds: the convenience and proximity of Big Bear and the big mountain experience of Mammoth! If you’ve already purchased your 14/15 BBMR Season Pass simply pay the difference and upgrade to get the ultimate California Snow Experience! To upgrade your BBMR Season Pass to a Cali4nia Pass please call for special processing at (909)866-5766 or swing by in person at The Snow Summit Season Pass Office, open Fridays and Sundays 9-3 & Saturdays 9-4.

NEW! Cali4nia Pass (Valid Anytime at Mammoth/June Mountain & Snow Summit/Bear Mountain) Available for a limited time only!
Adult (19-64) $689
Young Adult (13-18) $519
Senior (65+) $369
Child (5-12) $199


HDHR/Cali4nia Pass Sale is winding up today… Don’t miss out!!! - 1:53pm, 9/28/2014

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Following yesterdays incredible day of competition at the 11th Annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails Professional Snowboard Contest and our ultimate winter kick-off party there are a few yawns circulating around the resort today. However we want to make sure no one misses out on the final day of our HDHR/Cali4nia Pass Season Pass Sale! Today is the last day of the sale and our Season Pass Offices at the Big Bear Mountain Resorts will be processing pass applications and taking pass photos until 3 pm this afternoon. The online sale, offered this year for the first time. will wrap up tonight at 11:59 pm! If you want to be sure to lock in your pass at the lowest rates of the season you will want to take care of that today! Already picked your pass up? Start taking advantage of some of your Pass Holder Privileges, such as free Scenic Skychair Rides! It’s a great way to enjoy this cooler weather and enjoy our alpine playground. The Scenic Skychair operates today until 4 pm. Did you catch the coolest Hot Dawgz and Handrails ever yesterday? Catch a rebroadcast of the event by our friends at Snowboarder Magazine and see what all of the crazy posts and photos from yesterday are all about!

Don’t miss out on the best Cali4nia has to offer. For the first time ever unlock all of California’s best snow with just one pass: the all-new Cali4nia Pass! Big Bear Mountain Resorts and Mammoth have partnered to provide unlimited skiing and snowboarding at Bear Mountain, Snow Summit, Mammoth and June Mountains! No blackout dates, no limits and no reason not to enjoy the best of both worlds: the convenience and proximity of Big Bear and the big mountain experience of Mammoth. If you’ve already purchased your 14/15 BBMR Season Pass simply pay the difference and upgrade to get the ultimate California Snow Experience!


Sports Shop - 11:18am, 9/25/2014

NEW! Cali4nia PassExciting things have been happening around here lately. You may have heard about the partnership between Snow Summit, Bear Mountain, Mammoth Mountain & June Mountain. We have come together to launch an incredible New Season pass option for this upcoming 2014-2015 winter season. The Cali4nia Pass, 4 ski resorts, no black out dates, $689. No, you are not dreaming, it’s true. All that snow, so little time. The Cali4nia Pass goes on sale September 27th; purchase yours while at HDHR or on-line!!!

Did you know, one of the many benefits of being a Season Pass holder is that you get 20% off all regularly priced items at our Sports Shops including new arrivals! While at HDHR head on over to the The Ice Box at Bear Mountain and check out all the new arrivals. The Ice Box features Analog, Burton, Volcom, Neff, Grenade, Roxy, Oakley, Electric, Spy, Giro, Go Pro and more. You’ll be looking fly the first day on the slopes! raceteamlookingfly

All sale items are now 50% off, while supplies last in the Ice Box at Bear Mountain & the Sports Shop at Snow Summit. You can get both winter and summer items on clearance. We have everything from sunglasses, goggles, backpacks, helmets & logo wear for men, women and kids.

Don’t miss out on these Killer deals, get your Cali4nia Pass, attend HDHR, and get all the latest icing at a great price.


Big Bear Mountain Resorts and Mammoth Mountain Introduce the CALI4NIA PASS! - 12:13pm, 9/26/2014

CALI4NIA FRONT RAVE CARD v2For the first time ever, unlock all of California’s best snow with just one pass: the all-new Cali4nia Pass (on sale starting Sat. Sept. 27th)! Big Bear Mountain Resorts and Mammoth Mountain have partnered to provide unlimited skiing and snowboarding at Bear Mountain, Snow Summit, Mammoth Mountain and June Mountain! No blackout dates, no limits and no reason not to enjoy the best of both worlds: the convenience and proximity of Big Bear and the big mountain experience of Mammoth.

Pick up your Cali4nia Pass starting September 27th at either the Bear Mountain event Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails or purchase online for only $689! If you’ve already purchased your 14/15 BBMR Season Pass simply pay the difference and upgrade to get the ultimate California Snow Experience!


Winter Season Pass Sale! - 2:33pm, 9/21/2014

Fall has just begun and that means winter is right around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about how much you love “shreddin’ it up” at Big Bear Mountain Resorts. In fact, you realizeHDHR Rotation Banner that you love it so much you want to buy a Season Pass; right? The more you think about it the more excited you become and wish that there was some sort of winter kick off party where you could buy a Season Pass at super discounted price; It’s like I’m reading your mind!

Well, just for you, we are having such an event with Season Pass’s on sale at a deep discount; isn’t that great! The 11th Annual Hot Dowgz & Hand Rails (HDHR) event is right around the corner. It is held on Saturday September 27th at our sister resort Bear Mountain. This is your last chance of the year to purchase a Season Pass at the Super Screamin’ Deal rate! Not only that but ice will be brought in by the truck load to make snow for the annual snowboarding competition. Watch pro-riders compete for cash prizes in a new course set up just for them; do you want to win something too?  Purchase a season pass at the event and be entered to win up to $5,000 in prizes!

Pass Type Snow Summit / Bear Mountain Dual Mtn Pass
Midweek (Valid Monday-Friday, Non-holiday) ** HDHR: Sept 27, 2014 Only Price if purchased June 1 – Dec 7, 2014 Price if purchased after Dec 7, 2014
Adult (22+) $259 $309 $359
Young Adult (13-21) / Senior (62+) $189 $239 $289
Child (7-12) $89 $109 $119
Anytime (Valid anytime, both resorts) HDHR: Sept 27, 2014 Only Price if purchased June 1 – Dec 7, 2014 Price if purchased after Dec 7, 2014
Adult (22+) $449 $549 $699
Young Adult (13-21) / Senior (62+) $399 $479 $589
Child (7-12) $189 $239 $299
Bear Mountain Only
Bear Anytime (Valid anytime, Bear Mountain Only)
HDHR: Sept 27, 2014 Only Price if purchased June 1 – Dec 7, 2014 Price if purchased after Dec 7, 2014
Adult (22+) $399 $449 $569
Young Adult (13-21) / Senior (62+) $329 $369 $469
Child (7-12) $159 $179 $209
Snow Summit Only
Night (Valid any scheduled night session, Snow Summit Only) *† HDHR: Sept 27, 2014 Only Price if purchased June 1 – Dec 7, 2014 Price if purchased after Dec 7, 2014
Adult (13+) $139 $159 $179
Child (7-12) $69 $89 $109

*Not valid for Scenic Sky Chair Rides during the summer season.

**Midweek Season Pass Holiday Blackout Dates: Nov. 27, 2014 – Nov. 28, 2014; Dec. 25, 2014 – Jan. 2, 2015.

†Saturday Night Sessions will be held from Nov. 29, 2014 through Mar. 7, 2015.
Friday Night Sessions will be held from Dec. 19, 2014 through Feb. 27, 2015.
Additional Night sessions will be held on: Nov. 28, Dec. 25, Dec. 28-31, 2014; Jan. 1, Jan. 18, Feb. 15, 2015.

Spend less time in line and more time on the hill with a Bear Mountain-Only or Dual Mountain season pass. Additional perks for season pass holders are 20% discounts in our Sport Shops, Lessons, Rentals and Food and Beverages (excluding alcohol). Dual Mountain season passes are also valid for free Scenic Sky Chair rides and 1/2 off Summer Mountain Biking Season Passes. Mid-week passholders will also receive 1/2 off lift tickets on any day their pass is blacked out.