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Address: Hwys 30, 330 & 18, CA 92315
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Nice Frozen lake in febuary

1. Lake was large and completely frozen. 2. You can play with ice in nearby parks that are filled with ice. 3. looking for parking can be difficult especially in weekends.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Gandharav K
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Syracuse, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited this place from Orange County, CA way back in 2012 and then in Jan 2013 (twice). People who stay in CA do not see any snow and one who is missing it, should visit this place. This is a quiet place during the weekdays but crowded during the weekends. Finding parking is difficult as well (weekends).The village got... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1. Lake was large and completely frozen. 2. You can play with ice in nearby parks that are filled with ice. 3. looking for parking can be difficult especially in weekends.

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Thank Gandharav K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Big Bear in mid February. As we live in LA and can't enjoy snow here..We decide to spend the long weekend there. It was worth of all our efforts. The roads are pretty good and the snow is cleaned all the time. We had to chain our wheels as it was mentioned as a warning sign. The lake... More 

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Thank Ankita S
Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While in California we drove up to big bear lake to check out the snow, the drive there and back was slow but worth it the kids had the time of their lives in the snow, the scenery up there is beautiful.

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Check the road conditions before you go, especially in the winter. Just internet search Big Bear road conditions. If the roads are clear, then go. It's only a if couple hours from LA, Orange Co., and San Diego. You can sleep in 'til 10 and still get there in time for lunch and the outdoor activity of your choice, be... More 

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california
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mesmerizing with the icy condition... with its placidity and snow covered portion of the lake very beautifil!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

I've come to big bear about 5 times (every time in winter) and its beautiful, there are a lot of fun activities (mostly snow related). try to get a lake view cabin close to snow summit!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Had great fun with the family and some family friends visiting us. It had snowed the previous night and we saw all the houses and vehicles covered in snow. A nice experience for all of us especially for the children who saw snow for the first time.

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Crestline, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Great fun in both summer and winter with fishing, boating, both snow and water skiing, backpacking and day hiking. There are a number of hotels in different price ranges. There are also two hostels in town. Dining choices are many and they range from fine dinning to fast food. I like to hike and backpack and the Pacific Crest Trail... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

My husband and I live in Palm Desert and have been escaping to Big Bear in the summertime for more than 10 years. We usually go in August, which is the perfect time. For the most part the weather is sunny and beautiful. Gets down to the 40's (sometimes upper 30's) at night. It can warm up to the mid... More 

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