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Time just seems to move differently in Big Bear. From the beautiful scenery, impressive landscapes, calming vibe with the potential for so much excitement, Big Bear is truly a unique location to visit and explore. No matter which season you visit, you’re sure to have plenty to do to keep you busy exploring this one of a kind location in California. 

Top 3 Reasons You Should Visit Big Bear, California

1.) Time in the Great Outdoors 

Whether you’re hitting the slopes with family for some skiing or snowboarding, taking a helicopter tour to get the ultimate view of the area, or enjoying the many great hiking and bike trails, you’ll get to experience so much beauty, fresh air, and excitement. Looking for something calming to do outdoors? Enjoy meditating or simply taking in the sites at Castle Rock Trail.


2.) The Village Shops

With so many outdoor things to do in Big Bear, shopping is one of the indoor activities that can bring just as much excitement and exploration! The charm of the downtown area is hustling and bustling with people venturing through the many unique shops and finding spots to eat (check out our favorite spots here). We recommend you check out O KOO RAN, Earths Elements, and The Red Barn for one of a kind shopping.  


3.) A Small Town Feel with a Wide Open View

Simply put, Big Bear is a prime location to escape the busyness of everyday life and just escape in nature. You know the vibes you get from watching those cheesy Lifetime movies? You know how a part of you can’t deny how charming and intriguing the idea of adventuring to somewhere peaceful and brand new is, but still has the ability to make you feel right at home? That’s exactly what Big Bear offers its visitors. 

Our Big Bear vacation rentals are the perfect spot to call homebase during your visit. From our luxury cabin homes, cottages, chalet’s, and more, you’re sure to find the Big Bear vacation rental you’ve been looking for here at SoCal Vacations. However, you choose to plan your stay, know that we are here to help accommodate you as best as we can. See you on the trails!