Top Spots

Stanfield Preserve Boardwalk

Big Bear, California

1.59 mi / 33 ft gain

Alpine Pedal Path

Big Bear, California

5.08 mi / 292 ft gain

Bear Lake Woodland Trail

Big Bear, California

1.56 mi / 272 ft gain

Explore Van Dusen Cabin

Big Bear, California

4.0

Club View

Big Bear Lake, California

5.63 mi / 912 ft gain

Skyline Divide OHV Trail

Big Bear, California

11.85 mi / 1335 ft gain

2N10 to Bear and Silvertip Peaks

Big Bear, California

5.85 mi / 1181 ft gain

Pioneertown to Big Bear OHV Route

Big Bear, California

18.88 mi / 1106 ft gain

Crystal Mountain via PCT

Lucerne Valley, California

4.15 mi / 725 ft gain

Places to stay

Neverland Cabin

From $1,487 / night

Big Bear, California

Moonridge Serenade

From $353 / night

Big Bear, California

Daze Off

From $199 / night

Big Bear, California

Above it All

From $156 / night

Big Bear, California

Curly Getaway

From $402 / night

317 Angeles Boulevard, California

Cozy Bear Cottage | Private Hot Tub | Near Slopes

From $128 / night

Guides and stories

Photo Essay: One Day in Joshua Tree National Park

Kevin Tangney

5 Things to Know Before Adventuring in Joshua Tree National Park

Brynn Schmidt

Do Not Eat Hot Wings Before Hiking

The LA Field Guide

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