Reconnect with your Family on a weekend trip

Looking to escape the summer heat and reconnect with your family on a weekend trip in the great outdoors? Look no further than Big Bear Lake, where adventure and relaxation await. Nestled amidst the stunning San Bernardino Mountains, Big Bear offers the perfect backdrop for a memorable weekend getaway with your loved ones. Here’s how to make the most of your family trip to Big Bear:

Lake Activities:

Beat the summer heat with a refreshing dip in Big Bear Lake. Rent a pontoon boat or paddleboard and spend the day exploring the crystal-clear waters of the lake. Kids will love splashing around in the shallows, building sandcastles on the beach, or trying their hand at fishing off the dock. Don’t forget to pack a picnic lunch to enjoy lakeside!


Lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails for an adventure in the great outdoors. Big Bear boasts an extensive network of hiking trails suitable for all ages and skill levels. Take a leisurely stroll through the scenic forests surrounding the lake, or challenge yourself with a hike to the summit of one of the nearby peaks. Keep an eye out for local wildlife, including deer, squirrels, and birds.

Horseback Riding:

Experience the beauty of Big Bear from a different perspective with a family horseback riding adventure. Several local outfitters offer guided trail rides through the mountains, allowing you to soak in the stunning scenery while bonding with your loved ones. Kids will love the thrill of riding a horse and exploring the rugged terrain.

Family-Friendly Activities and Events:

Big Bear is home to a variety of family-friendly activities and events throughout the summer months. From outdoor concerts and movie nights in the park to arts and crafts festivals and farmers markets, there’s always something fun happening in Big Bear. Check out the local event calendar to see what’s happening during your visit.

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Summer Fun:

In addition to outdoor adventures, Big Bear offers a wide range of summer activities for the whole family to enjoy. Spend a day at the Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain, where you can zoom down the mountain on a thrilling bobsled ride or race down the waterslides. Don’t forget about rock climbing and mountain biking. In addition to outdoor activities, there is the Big Bear Bowling Barn!

Book a Cabin:

After a day of adventure, retreat to one of Big Bear Lakefront Cabins’ family-friendly accommodations. With amenities like fully equipped kitchens, spacious living areas, and outdoor hot tubs, our cabins provide the perfect home base for your summer getaway. Book your stay today and start planning an unforgettable weekend trip to Big Bear with your family.

Choose Big Bear:

As you plan your summer getaway to Big Bear Lake, remember that the true magic lies in the moments spent with family. From exhilarating lake activities to serene hikes amidst nature’s beauty, Big Bear offers endless opportunities for adventure and bonding. Whether you’re splashing in the lake, exploring the trails, or enjoying family-friendly events. Each experience is a chance to reconnect and create lasting memories. So pack your bags, leave your worries behind! Embark on a journey to reconnect with your family on a weekend trip to Big Bear.

Book a Cabin today!

Choose from 50+ cabins for your Big Bear vacation! There’s a rental for everyone with pet-friendly options and cabins right on the lake. Every couple and family are sure to find their perfect vacation retreat with homes ranging from one to seven bedrooms. All our rentals are different and feature amenities such as private hot tubs, spacious kitchens and fabulous locations.