The east coast has nothing on Big Bear Lake in the autumn. Join us from mid-October to early November and watch Mother Nature turn our lush forests into a blaze of yellows, ambers, reds and golds. With such immense beauty all around, you’re sure to appreciate our cozy Big Bear resort guest rooms featuring scenic landscape views.
Fall is the time to experience nature: go hiking or biking, wildlife watching, or simply enjoy the crisp air on an early morning jog. Photographers will find plenty of eye-catching opportunities with the fall foliage in California, and snow enthusiasts can take a crack at the season’s first cover. Take a California family vacation this fall to experience all that Big Bear Valley has to give:
Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain – this family park is open year-round and features California’s only authentic bobsledding attraction.
Bald Eagle Tours – the Big Bear Discovery Center hosts Eagle watching tours beginning late December through early spring.
Bear Mountain Golf Course – don’t miss your chance for a final game at Bear Mountain before they close for the season.
Bear Valley Bikes – you can’t beat the tranquility of a morning bike ride.
Butler Peak Expedition – conquer the summit of Butler Peak on this spirit-lifting hike hosted by the Big Bear Lake Discovery Center.
Mountain Mobile Massage & Spa – pamper your body after an energetic hike.
Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Boat – admire the beauty from the deck of a historic paddlewheel boat.
Oktoberfest – join us for the highest altitude Oktoberfest in the United States from mid-September to late October. Daily attractions, performances and contests.
Romantic Evening – as the weather turns cold, enjoy a romantic evening at our Big Bear lodging. Many rooms feature fireplaces.
Note: When driving to Big Bear Lake during the late fall, winter and early spring seasons, always be mindful of the current weather and road conditions. Although it is not always required that they be equipped, you must have tire chains on you when driving. This is both the law and a reasonable safety precaution. Click here for the latest weather and snow conditions.
A true four-season resort for Big Bear vacations at any time of year, Northwoods Resort and Conference Center will treat you to an unforgettable vacation this fall. Start planning your mountain getaway at Big Bear Lake today.