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Bear Valley Resort Guide

The Bear Valley resort guide summary is: The Bear Valley ski resort guide provides detailed resort and piste data to help plan your trip. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 581m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 67 trail at Bear Valley.


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Bear Valley Resort Guide

The Bear Valley resort guide summary is: The Bear Valley ski resort guide provides detailed resort and piste data to help plan your trip. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 581m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 67 trail at Bear Valley.

Vertical:

Top: 2593m
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581m
Bot: 2012m

Best for:

Advanced level skier
Intermediate/
Advanced

Trails:

67
25%
30%
35%

Hectares of Ski:

517
Snowmaking: 8%

Bear Valley Lifts:

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Visiting Bear Valley

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Bear Valley.

  • Season opens
  • Season closes
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
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  • Nearest Airport
  • Nearest Train Station
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone

Bear Valley Features

The terrain at Bear Valley includes:

  • Halfpipes
    1
  • Terrain Parks
    2
  • X-Country
  • Ski Hire

What's it like at Bear Valley resort?

Bear Valley is in California's Sierra Nevada, located between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite. It enjoys 10m (30 feet) of snow in an average season, backed up by 100 acres of snow making. Bear Valley is suitable for all abilities. The season is from mid-November through to mid-April. Very extensive terrain parks and a pipe coming soon. Further information for our notes about Bear Valley are welcome.


Explore Bear Valley Location Map

Interactive Bear Valley trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit Bear Valley?

MarchAverage: 3.3 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Bear Valley is week 1 of March. There are typically 3.3 snowy days during this week with 65cm of snowfall. Check out the Bear Valley Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Bear Valley

Overall: 3.7 Based on 4 votes and 2 reviews

  • Snowsure 4.2
  • Variety of pistes 4.8
  • Off-piste 4.3
  • Scenery 4.2
  • Apres-Ski 3.2
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jack gall from Australia writes:

Great place. No lift lines and great snow. Can snow up to 4 feet which is great fun, but often snows 1-2 feet. I stayed at powderbears log cabin which is a great place to stay and had a great time. I'd recommend staying there.

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