Plan Your Fun


Directions To The Park

It is a good idea to choose your route depending on weather conditions and the day of the week.

The Three Main Routes to Big Bear


Downloadable Resources

Click the link below to download the printable PDFs.

Quick Questions

Snow Tubing

Our season typically begins around mid-November.

We don’t accept reservations.

We don’t presale our tickets. You will purchase them when you arrive.

The snow season typically ends around Easter, but is still operating weekends until the snow is gone.

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.

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). The cost is $40 per person per session. Children 36″ – 42″ tall are $25 with a paying adult, and ride on the same inner tube with the adult.

(One adult per child 36″ – 42″).

We do not accept credit cards. We accept cash only. We do have an ATM inside our main building.

Big Bear Visitor Center has a ton of information about Big Bear. Just go to

For gift certificate information please call or email Big Bear Snow Play.

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

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!

Goldsmiths Board Rentals located at 42071 Big Bear Blvd in Big Bear Lake offers snow rentals. For more information

Mountain weather can change dramatically on very short notice. For current road conditions,

call 1.800.427.ROAD (1.800.427.7623)

or you can go to for road updates.

No, we provide your inner tube. It is included in the price of the ticket.

Pets must be on a leash at all times. Pets are NOT allowed in the base lodge or past the snow play gate.

Sorry, pregnant women are not allowed to participate or go past the snow play gate. Pregnant women are welcome to relax on our spacious viewing deck or inside our heated base lodge.

You must have a ticket to go past the gate. That is the main gate for the entrance to the snow play area.

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.


Open mid-April to mid-October.

No, you don’t need a reservation. For large groups, please contact us in advance.

We do not accept credit cards. We accept cash only. We do have an ATM inside our main building.

$15 Single kart race
$20 Double kart race

Ropes Course

Your ticket is good for one 12 minute session.

The maximum weight for participants is 300 pounds.

Children must be a minimum of 42” in order to participate.  Children 42” – 48” tall must me accompanied by a paid adult 18 year or older.

Base Lodge

Yes we have a family priced snack bar to satisfy your taste buds! See our menu HERE. No outside food permitted.