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Bear Mountain to open to skiers, snowboarders on Wednesday

Bear Mountain (Big Bear Mountain Resorts)

November 26, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
Bear Mountain will open to skiers and snowboarders on Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., Big Bear Mountain Resorts has announced. A limited number of runs will be available to riders.

Chair 9 is scheduled to be open from top to bottom, serving Upper Park Run, Expressway, Gulch and Lower Park Run trails. The trails vary between intermediate to advanced. More than 20 terrain features will be available to ride.

No beginner trails will be open Wednesday.

Due to limited available runs, lift tickets will be offered at an early-season rate of $40 for adults 22 and older; $35 for young adults ages 13-21; and $16 for children ages 7-12. Season Passes, individual tickets and group tickets are on sale now. For more information or to purchase passes, call 909.866.5766 or visit BigBearMountainResorts.com. For the 24-hour snow report, call 800-Bear-Mtn.

Opening day celebrations will include music, giveaways and drink specials.

Snow Summit does not yet have a scheduled day to open.