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Great staff, despite spring conditions

We arrived on March 18 and there was only 2 lifts open and one trail. All the staff was super... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2015
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Bear Bear has pretty much only man-made snow so skiing isn't great but for a really fun family day... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2015
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Popular ski/resort area that receives the most natural snowfall in Southern California.
Running Springs, CA 92382
+1 909-867-2751
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Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

This place is fun for a few hours but don't pay the full price, use any discount you can. They do have security scanning the parking lot quite often. It's an ok place.

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

We arrived on March 18 and there was only 2 lifts open and one trail. All the staff was super friendly and very helpful. Conditions were not good (65F temps) but it ended up being a great experience for our young son who was skiing...More

Thank Prowler97
Reviewed 2 February 2015

They are very strict and actually discourage people from having fun by always telling people how to act over their silly PA system. I suppose it is okay for small children and such but I would just never go back

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Bear Bear has pretty much only man-made snow so skiing isn't great but for a really fun family day of sledding Snow Valley is definitely the best of the sledding places. The 2 runs are long with plastic sleds included in the entry price. You...More

Thank sbquayle
Reviewed 12 January 2015

This review is solely dedicated to their so called Leaning Center and not the entire resort. First, The ski: If your children are advance skier, do not send them to this Learning Center. Neither half day nor the full day package would improve their skill....More

2  Thank Zaitun101
Reviewed 6 January 2015

$35 on a "holiday" (Monday between Christmas and New Years). Sled runs are packed, although the ski lifts have very short lines. 1/2 hour to 45 minute waiting time between runs. Unacceptable for $35. At 1pm they were still selling sledding tickets to people, despite...More

Thank misterjohnny
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Good skiing, nice staff, well run. Nice one day in and out. Great place for beginning and intermediate skiers.

1  Thank Lennie G
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Spent 3 days in the Lake Arrowhead are recently. My granddaughter and friend wanted to go sledding. It had just snowed the previous night, so we drove from Lake Arrowhead to a sledding and tubing area just west of the Snow Valley ski runs. Price...More

5  Thank JimOCotodeCaza_Ca
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We have been coming here for many years and I couldn't imagine a christmas without it. Now that I have grandson's, they are going to enjoy this little tradition.

2  Thank Alaska022
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Drove up at round 10AM. There was a fresh coat of snow. The air smelled declicious, like pine trees. There was awsome slopes for play. It started snowing at round 1PM. We decided to drive down. Be careful with weather conditions when visiting. If snow...More

2  Thank Yeddie_go
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Sofia M
20 January 2017|
Response from Holly T | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's supposed to snow all day the day before so my guess is yes. The website for Lake Arrowhead and Snow Valley will have accurate updates that morning but I would plan on it. It hasn't snowed in a few days when... More
Yaser E
6 January 2015|
Response from JimOCotodeCaza_Ca | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any hotels in Running Springs. Either Big Bear or Lake Arrowhead would be the closest that I am aware of. They are both approximately 10-12 miles from Running Springs!