A Big Bear Scavenger Hunt Is the Best Way to Explore

Whether you are taking a day trip to Big Bear Lake or spending your vacation here, there are many ways to experience the region. This city in Southern California surrounds a lake by the same name, which exponentially raises the kinds of things to do here. If you are feeling adventurous and want to do something different, going on a scavenger hunt in Big Bear is one unique way to explore the area. You’ll do things like solve riddles to go to the next location, and learn about the city along the way.

Sometimes, planning a vacation can end up feeling like a scavenger hunt. Save time when you request our complimentary Vacation Guide! You’ll gain instant access to our top recommendations for things to do in the area. Inside, you’ll find several attractions, so after you go on a scavenger hunt in Big Bear, you’ll know where to go next for dining, shopping, or other activities without having to spend hours researching.

The Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure in Big Bear Village

Walking tours are a wonderful way to learn about a place in an interactive, engaging way. The Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure takes the premise of a walking tour and brings it to your smartphone. You’ll solve clues and complete challenges while learning about local history. The scavenger hunt starts at the Big Bear Lake Visitors Center in the heart of the Village. You’ll then follow a fun route among its quaint streets as you learn about historical events. Afterward, the path takes you down to the water’s edge, then back to the Visitors Center. At this point, if there are any unanswered questions you may have about Big Bear, they will be answered here. The adventure is approximately 1 mile long and averages about one to 1/2 hour in length, but you can play at your own pace. You can purchase this scavenger hunt online.

Afterward, you can wander around the Village at your own pace. The Village is a local favorite spot in this mountain town. This cozy shopping and entertainment district enjoys a picturesque setting as it is nestled amongst the San Bernardino Mountains and Big Bear Lake.

Riddle Routes Big Bear

Riddle Routes is unique to California and Oregon and offers their adventures throughout towns in each state. This scavenger hunt is also smartphone-based, but the starting point is not revealed until you purchase the tour. You can only progress along this route by solving each of the 22 riddles. Riddle Routes recommends that you set forth on this adventure with two to four people, comfortable clothing, and a fully-charged device with internet capabilities. Google, locals, and tourist brochures are all resources that you can use to help you along this challenging scavenger hunt!  

Relax With Big Bear Lakefront Cabins

After an exciting day taking tours of Big Bear, recharge in a beautiful Big Bear Lakefront Cabin. Our cabin rentals are close to all the popular activities in Big Bear, so no matter what you want to do, you won’t be far away from an array of diversions. You don’t have to sacrifice convenience for quality, either; we have top-notch amenities and luxurious interiors, ensuring that your vacation in California’s Big Bear Lake will be unforgettable.view of living room in tall pines escape

Take, for example, the Tall Pines Escape. This spacious retreat is near everything—just three blocks away from the lake, 1 mile east of the Village, and even closer to the Snow Summit Ski Resort. You’ll begin to unwind from the moment you step inside its open floor plan and abundance of natural light. Make yourself comfortable on one of the cozy couches. Cook a tasty meal in the fully-equipped kitchen and enjoy it inside at the dining table or outside on the upper deck while enjoying the views

We have several properties that accommodate all group sizes, so be sure to browse all our cabins and book your stay today!