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Snowboarding in Snow Summit Ski Resort, San Bernardino, California USA

Area:
240 acres/0.97 km²
Lifts:
12
Top elevation:
8175 feet/2492 meters
Base elevation:
6965 feet/2123 meters
Vertical drop:
1209 feet/368.5 meters uphill
Snow Summit Ski Resort is located on the San Bernardino Mountain, by the Big Bear Lake, California, USA.

Big Bear Lake and Bear Mountain are two sisters resorts. These resorts operate under the same management and are known as Big Bear Mountain Resorts. Snow Summit is known as one of the largest ski resorts in southern California. It is also one of the most popular in Los Angeles area among snowboarders.

It is medium sized with 240 ac/0.97 km² of skiable area. Its vertical drop is 1209 ft/368.5 m and its average snowfall is 100 in/254 cm. Top elevation is 8175 ft/2492 m and base elevation is 6965 ft/2123 m. It has 31 runs totally, of which 35% for beginners, 40% for intermediate and 25% for advanced athletes.

Longest run, Westridge is 1.25 mi/2 km long. It has a lift system of 14 lifts and the lift capacity is 18.550 passengers/hour. The resort offers night snowboarding.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Los Angeles
100 miles/160.93 km, 2 hours 3 minutes
Take Interstate 10 East, to the 210 East, to Hwy. 330 / Mtn. Resorts. Hwy. 330 goes through Running Springs and turns into Hwy. 18. Follow Hwy. 18 East and turn right across the Big Bear Lake dam. Stay on Big Bear Blvd. through the Big Bear Village or turn left on Paine Rd., which turns into Big Bear Blvd. For Snow Summit: stay on Big Bear Blvd. to Summit Blvd. and turn right. Follow this road to Snow Summit. For Bear Mountain: stay on Big Bear Blvd to Moonridge Rd. and turn right. Follow this road and stay to the right as signs indicate.
BY CAR FROM South Bay Area
479 miles/770.88 km, 7 hours 38 minutes
Take the 91 East (or the 55 North to the 91 East), to the 215 North, to Interstate 10 East, to the 210 West, to Hwy. 330 / Mtn. Resorts. Hwy. 330 goes through Running Springs and turns into Hwy. 18. Follow Hwy. 18 East and turn right across the Big Bear Lake dam. Stay on Big Bear Blvd. through the Big Bear Village or turn left on Paine Rd., which turns into Big Bear Blvd. For Snow Summit: stay on Big Bear Blvd. to Summit Blvd. and turn right. Follow this road to Snow Summit. For Bear Mountain: stay on Big Bear Blvd to Moonridge Rd. and turn right. Follow this road and stay to the right as signs indicate.
BY CAR FROM San Diego
149 miles/239.79 km, 2 hours 45 minutes
Take Interstate 15 North, to the 215 north, stay on the 215 north throughout the 60 / 215 merger, to Interstate 10 East, to the 210 West, to Hwy. 330 East to Mtn. Resorts, which will take you up into the mountains. Hwy. 330 goes through Running Springs and turns into Hwy. 18. Follow Hwy. 18 East and turn right across the Big Bear Lake dam. Stay on Big Bear Blvd. through the Big Bear Village or turn left on Paine Rd., which turns into Big Bear Blvd. For Snow Summit: stay on Big Bear Blvd. to Summit Blvd. and turn right. Follow this road to Snow Summit. For Bear Mountain: stay on Big Bear Blvd to Moonridge Rd. and turn right. Follow this road and stay to the right as signs indicate.
BY CAR FROM San Fernando Valley
110 miles/177.03 km, 2 hours 13 minutes
Take the 101 East, to the 134 East, to the 210 East, to Hwy. 330 East / Mtn. Resorts, which will take you up into the mountains. Hwy. 330 goes through Running Springs and turns into Hwy. 18. Follow Hwy. 18 East and turn right across the Big Bear Lake dam. Stay on Big Bear Blvd. through the Big Bear Village or turn left on Paine Rd., which turns into Big Bear Blvd. For Snow Summit: stay on Big Bear Blvd. to Summit Blvd. and turn right. Follow this road to Snow Summit. For Bear Mountain: stay on Big Bear Blvd to Moonridge Rd. and turn right. Follow this road and stay to the right as signs indicate.
BY AIR
Los Angeles International Ariport,
117 miles/188.29 km
BY TRAIN

Amtrak serves the entire USA. For fares, tickets and schedules check the website.

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