Visitor’s Guide – Destination Big Bear

Destination Big Bear’s Visitor’s Guide

Thank you for staying with Destination Big Bear!  Here are some of our recommended  places around town. For more information about Big Bear, check out our blog and website.  We hope you have a great stay.

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Plan your next getaway! Fun EVENTS for the whole family!

Big Bear weather: HERE

 

Rental Equipment:

Getboards Ski & Snowboard Shop
40905 Big Bear Boulevard
Big Bear Lake, CA
(909) 878-3155
getboards.com

Stay with us and take advantage of one of the following deals from GetBoards:

Summer: Free 2 Hour Bike or Kayak Rental

1 Free Single Kayak Rental
50% Off Tandem Kayak Rental
1 Free Stand-Up Paddle Board Rental
1 Free Cruiser Bike Rental

Coupon received in office at check-in.  Reservations can be made in advance with coupon presented at time of service. (909) 878-3155 or getboards.com/rentals

2 convenient locations:
39166 Big Bear Blvd (Boulder Bay Park)
40905 Big Bear Blvd (Veterans Park by the Village)

Winter: Free Ski or Snowboard Rental

1 Free Ski or Snowboard Rental
15% Off other rentals
Group Rates Available
Delivery Available

Coupon received in office at check-in.  Reservations can be made in advance with coupon presented at time of service. (909) 878-3155

2 convenient locations:
40905 Big Bear Blvd (at Knickerbocker Rd)
40977 Big Bear Blvd (at Alden Rd)

Marinas:

Captain John’s Marina
39369 North Shore Dr
Fawnskin, CA  92333
(909) 866-6478
www.fawnharbor.com
Get 15% OFF your rental! Captain John’s Fawn Harbor & Marina is a full service marina that is tucked away on the north shore of Big Bear Lake for canoe, kayak, SUP, and a variety of motor boat rentals including pontoons, bass and electric boats. Guided tours, slip rentals and dock services also available.

Big Bear Marina
500 Paine Court
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-3218
www.bigbearmarina.com
Home of the “Big Bear Queen” as well as a one-stop place for boat rentals including pontoon, fishing, kayak, and jet skis. Watersports include wakeboarding, waterskiing, tubing and jet skis.  A tackle shop and charter fishing tours are available as well as boat slips and launch services.

Holloway’s Marina
398 Edgemoor Rd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-5706
www.bigbearhollowaysmarina.com
Arr matey!  Set sail on the “Time Bandit” pirate ship! One of Big Bear Lake’s most beloved experiences. Holloway’s also has a full compliment of boat rentals, jet ski, slips, and charter fishing services.

Pine Knot Marina
439 Pine Knot Ave
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-8129
www.pineknotmarina.com
Open Memorial Day through Labor Day.  Take a cruise on the “Miss Liberty” paddle boat.  Get 15% off mid-week rentals.  Full range of boat rentals, watersports, parasailing and slip rentals.  Guided fishing services also available.

Pleasure Point Marina
603 Landlock Landing
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-2455
www.pleasurepointmarina.net
Wide range of rentals and services available including pontoons, fishing boats, kayaks, SUP, fun boats and pedal boats.  Slip rentals available.  Great location closer to the damn.

Breakfast/Bakery/Coffee:

Sister My Sister Bake Shop
40191 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-0878
facebook.com/sistermysister

A delicious assortment of cookies, homemade pies, cupcakes, cakes, bars and bread.  Worth the stop!

The Lumberjack
1001 W. Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear City, CA  92314
(909) 585-2129
bigbeardining.com/lumberjack.html

A Destination Big Bear favorite! Home cooking in a comfortable diner setting at a great price.  Try an omelet!

Broadway Cafe
1117 W. Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear City, CA 92314
(909) 585-7682

All you can eat pancakes, bacon, sausage and eggs on Sundays. Yum!

Grizzly Manor Cafe
41268 Big Bear Boulevard
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-6226

Huge portions, small place. Visited by the Travel Channel’s Chowdown Countdown. Recommended to go early due to waiting.

The Copper Q
645 Pine Knot Ave
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-4777
copperq.com

Coffee, tea, croissants, fresh marshmallows and more!  Join them for a cooking class or a delicious pastry.

Tea & Coffee Exchange
40568 Village Dr
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-9889
theteaexchange.com

Conveniently located near the Village with fresh brews, signature tea blends, sandwiches and gellato.

Mexican:

Hacienda Grill
41787 Big Bear Boulevard
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-8667
haciendagrillrestaurant.com

20% off food Monday-Thursday.  Must go to website and print coupon or show server from your mobile phone.

El Jacalito Grill
533 Pine Knot Ave.
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-3537
eljacalitogrill.com

20% off food Monday-Thursday.  Must go to website and print coupon or show server from your mobile phone.

Sonora Cantina
41144 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-8202
sonoracantinarestaurant.com

Home of the “Big Juan” and great food! Enjoy the patio or festive interior seating.  Visit their website for a 15% off coupon!

Pizza:

Saucy Mama’s Pizzeria
618 B. Pine Knot Ave
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-0165
facebook.com/SaucyMamasPizzeria

Made from scratch goodness with fresh ingredients, right in The Village.  Available for dine in or take-out.

No Name Take and Bake Pizza Company
1112 W Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear, CA 92314
(909) 585-4840

Eat in or take-out, they will even bake it for you.  Great selection of toppings and sizes. Visit the wine and beer room next door.

Maggio’s Pizza
42160 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-8815
maggiospizza.com

A local favorite.  Call ahead for faster service.

Lunch/Dinner:

Gadley’s Bakery & Deli
41078 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-0735
gadleysbakeryndeli.webs.com

Great stop for muffins, sandwiches, soups, barbecue and more!  Get 10% Off when staying with Destination Big Bear!

572 Social Kitchen and Lounge
572 Pine Knot Ave
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-0307
572social.com

Stop in for happy hour. Patio seating available.

Nottingham’s Tavern
40797 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-4644
nottinghamstavern.com

Get $3 Off an appetizer when staying with Destination Big Bear, pick up a coupon at our office.  Live music and entertainment Friday and Saturday nights!  Pet friendly patio seating when weather permits.

Big Bear Lake Brewing Co
40827 Stone Rd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 878-0283
bblbc.com

Try one of several signiture drinks and craft brews made right her in Big Bear!  Don’t miss the famous “Avocado Bomb”

The Pines
350 Alden Rd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-5400
thepineslakefront.com

Lakefront dining with boat slips, baskets to go and they are available for private events.

Peppercorn Grille
553 Pine Knot Ave
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-5405
peppercorngrille.com

Upscale dining in The Village. Enjoy pasta, steak, chicken and more!  An extensive wine list will complete the meal. Call ahead for reservations during holiday’s.

Sweet Basil Bistro
40629 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-9212
sweetbasilbistro.net

The perfect place for date night in Big Bear with tasty Italian fare and wine.

Dynasty Mandarin Chinese
40989 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-7887
bigbeardynasty.com

Available for delivery.  Serving all your familiar favorites.

Personal Chef
Chef Allen
(909) 547-6134
www.chefallen.net

Personal Chef. Personal Service. Delicious food prepared in your cabin!

Nightlife:

The Cave
40789 Village Drive
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 878-0500
thecavebigbear.com

Live entertainment with nationally recognized musical acts comedy shows.

Chad’s Place
40824 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-2161
www.chads-place.com

Live music, country line dancing and holiday parties!  Chad’s Place is a Big Bear Lake tradition since 1918 serving burgers, sandwiches and full bar menu.

Activities:

Action Tours- Zipline, Segway, Flyboard
41693 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 866-0390
actiontoursbigbear.com

10% off all the Action! Tell them you are staying with Destination Big Bear when booking your tour

Snow Summit: Family Ski & Snowboarding / Mountain Biking & Sky Chair
880 Summit Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA
(909) 866-5766
snowsummit.com

Experience the fun of winter in a family friendly environment.  Take your turn on the downhill on one of the many mountain biking trails in the summer!  Or, take a lift on the Sky Chair and just admire the views.

Bear Mountain: Ski & Snowboarding
43101 Goldmine Dr
Big Bear Lake, CA
(909) 866-5841
bearmountain.com

Hit the slopes at one of the most popular snowboarding parks in the nation.

Helicopter Big Bear
Big Bear Airport
501 Valley Boulevard
Big Bear City, CA 92314
(909) 585-1200
helicopterbigbear.com

40% OFF your 3rd passenger!  Additional group rates are available.  Rides start at just $35 and tours are available all year round!  It’s a great way to experience Big Bear.

Mountain Mobile Massage and Spa
(909) 800-8103
bigbearmassage.com

Relax in your cabin and get $5 off any treatment.  Tell them Destination Big Bear sent you when booking.

Big Bear Alpine Zoo
43285 Goldmine Dr
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
(909) 584-1299
bigbearzoo.org

See mountain wildlife up close! Most animals have been rescued and are being rehabilitated for release. Open all year round.

Big Bear Discovery Center
40971 North Shore Dr/Hwy 38
Fawnskin, CA  92333
(909) 382-2790
mountainsfoundation.org/big-bear-discovery-center

Hiking trails, activities and adventure await!  Great for everyone and it’s pet friendly.

Village Theaters
602 Pine Knot Ave.
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-5115
villagetheaters.com

Showing new releases with comfortable seating, snack bar and $5 movies on Tuesdays.

Bowling Barn and Funplex
40625 Big Bear Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909)878-2695
bowlingbarn.com

Glow bowling, snack bar, arcade, sports bar and fun!

Shopping:

“The Village”
Pine Knott Ave/Big Bear Blvd/Village Dr.
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315
bigbearlakevillage.com

Unique stores, boutiques, restaurants, bars and more!  A great place to spend an afternoon.  Pick up a special gift for someone or for yourself.

Firewood:

Firewood Delivery – 25 pieces for $45 (includes delivery).  CASH ONLY – Call Rafael (909) 648-8760

Destination Big Bear
Web: destinationbigbear.com
Facebook: bigbearvacation
Twitter: @bigbearvacation
Instagram: destinationbigbear

Mailing address:
PO Box 4351
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315

Business location:
41922 Fox Farm Rd
Big Bear Lake, CA  92315

Call us: (909) 752-0234
Email:  info@destinationbigbear.com
Fax us: (866) 824-1738

Repeat tenants get 10% off your next stay!