|FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
For BIG BEAR SNOW PLAY
Everyone must sign our RELEASE, WAIVER & ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND
All riders will be required to review and sign an electronic release of liability and
assumption of risk waiver before tubing, and those individuals under age 18 will need
the additional signature of a parent or legal guardian. Click here for our RELEASE,
WAIVER & ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT For Big Bear Snow Play.
WHEN DOES YOUR SEASON START?
Our season typically begins around mid-November
We are currently open daily
Day Session 10am- 4pm Daily
Night Glow Tubing Fri, Sat & Holidays
Spring Break Glow Tubing Every Night from March 19th - April 3rd
Christmas Eve Hours: 10am - 4pm
Christmas Day Hours: 11am - 4pm
Do I NEED TO MAKE A RESERVATION?
We don't accept reservations.
Can I PURCHASE MY TICKETS IN ADVANCE?
We don't pre sale our tickets. You will purchase them when you arrive.
When does the season end?
The season typically ends around Easter. We will be open daily until April 11,
2021. Weekends after that until the snow is gone.
DO I NEED TO BE A CERTAIN AGE TO SNOW TUBE?
Yes, in order to participate in snow tubing, you must be
at least 36" tall. Children 36" - 42" tall
ride with a paying adult 18 years of age or older, must ride on the same inner tube with
the adult, and must have a Child ticket. One on one adult supervision. One adult per
child (36" - 42" tall) is allowed past the
snow play gate.
Children under 36" tall will not be allowed past the snow play gate.
How do I get to Big Bear Snow Play ?
Go to www.mapquest.com and put in our address, 42825 Big Bear Blvd Big Bear Lake,
Ca 92315. Other map pages don't recognize our address.
Do you sell anything other than an all day ticket for Big Bear Snow Play?
No we don't. We only offer a Day Session ticket that is good from 10am to 4pm and a
Night Glow Tubing session from 5pm to 9pm (Fri., Sat. & Holidays starting November 27,
2020). The cost is $35.00 per person per session. Children 36" - 42" tall are $20 with a
paying adult, and ride on the same inner tube with the adult.
(One adult per child 36" - 42").
Do you accept credit cards?
We do not accept credit cards. We accept cash only. We do have an ATM inside our
How do I find out more information about Big Bear?
Big Bear Visitor Center has a ton of information about Big Bear. Just go to
Do you sell Gift Certificates?
For gift certificate information please call or email Big Bear Snow Play.
Where can I find out information on hotels/lodging?
The choice is yours! Big Bear Lake offers a wide variety of
accommodations for every taste and every budget -- cozy cabins, lodges, hotels, motels,
bed and breakfast inns, private homes and condominiums. For more information about
Southern California's nearby, four seasons enchantment, please call Big Bear Lake
Visitor Information Services at 800.4.BIG BEAR or www.bigbear.com.
What should I wear for Big Bear Snow Play ?
Dress for winter weather! Wear a hat, gloves, boots, a warm wind and/or water
resistant jacket, and snow pants if you prefer. As always, the best way to stay warm is to
dress in layers, which allows the removal of clothing if you become warm, and the
addition of clothing if the temperature drops. Bring sunscreen, lip balm and skin
moisturizers. The sun reflects off the snow during cloudy and sunny days!
Where can I rent snow pants or a snow bibs?
Goldsmiths Board Rentals located at 42071 Big Bear Blvd in Big Bear Lake offers snow
rentals. For more information http://www.goldsmithsboardandski.com
How are the road conditions?
Mountain weather can change dramatically on very short notice. For current road
1.800.427.ROAD (1.800.427.7623) or you can go to
www.bigbear.com for road updates.
Do I Need to bring my own equipment for Big Bear Snow Play?
No we provide your inner tube. It is included in the price of the ticket.
Are Pets Allowed?
Pets must be on a leash at all times. Pets are NOT allowed in the base lodge or past the
snow play gate.
What if I am pregnant?
Sorry pregnant women are not allowed to participate or go past the gate.
What if I just want to take pictures of my friends/family?
You must have a ticket to go past the gate. That is the main gate for the
entrance to the snow play area.
DO YOU HAVE GROUP RATES FOR BIG BEAR SNOW PLAY ?
Group size must be a minimum of 35 people
All groups must be booked in advance
Group rates are not available on weekends, holidays or holiday periods.
Group rates are not available:
Nov. 26th - Nov. 29th
Dec. 19th - Jan. 10th
Jan. 16th - 18th
Feb. 12th - 15th