Tag: Big Bear

Jul 12

Mill 2 fire update

InciWeb is reporting that the Mill 2 fire is burning off the 38 near Bryant street off Highway 38.  They’re also reporting that a drone was flying in the area, which caused the tankers to abort their mission(s). Keep your damned drones away from the fires, idiots! From Inciweb: The Mill 2 Fire started in …

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Jul 01

Big Bear Old Miners Association Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, July 12, 2014, Bartlett Parking Lot, Big Bear Lake! The 2014 Big Bear Old Miners Association International Chili Society sanctioned Chili Cook Off will take place beginning at 10 AM and continuing until 8 PM on Saturday, July 12 at the Bartlett Street Parking Lot in the heart of Big Bear Lake Village Admission …

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Jun 24

Big Bear: The Ongoing Evolution of Stanfield Marsh

Vanessa Finney has written about the Stanfield Marsh over on 93.3FM KBHR’s website.  If you haven’t visited, it’s a lovely walk.  From the article: A favorite scenic spot in Big Bear is the Stanfield Marsh Wildlife and Waterfowl Habitat that extends east from Stanfield Cutoff. Visitors can park in the southwest corner, stop by the …

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Mar 30

Microbrewery opens in Big Bear

Big Bear Lake Brewing Company Grand Opening 5pm April 8! Big Bear Brewing Company Big Bear Village 40827 Stone Road Big Bear Lake, CA 92315 (909) 878-0500 From the Press Enterprise: Ready to hit the suds in intoxicating mountain air? The Big Bear Lake Brewing Company’s grand opening will be at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, …

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Mar 05

Time Bandits Ship Sinks

There’s a little (no pun intended) secret about the 1/3 scale 16th century Spanish galleon replica that tours Big bear Lake: it was the tiny ship used in the Terry Gilliam film Time Bandits, which featured a cast of men of diminutive size. During this latest (and, so far this year’s only) storm which brought …

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Jan 20

A Benefit for the Big Bear Discovery Center

Keep your calendars open on February 8, 2014! From the Southern California Mountains Foundation: Join the Southern California Mountains Foundation to help fund raise for the Big Bear Discovery Center and our San Bernardino Mountains at our benefit event on Saturday, February 8, 2014, at the Discovery Center; 6:30pm to 9:00pm. We need your support …

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Dec 27

Ring in 2014 at Big Bear with Torchlight Parade

The holidays have come and gone, and New Year’s Eve is right around the corner! This year forget the noisy, crowded bars and ring in 2014 at Bear Mountain and Snow Summit for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience! At Snow Summit, the annual New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade will begin at 7 p.m. The …

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