Bear Valley Adventure Company

1 Bear Valley Rd, Bear Valley
(209) 753-2834
Summer Hours

Open 7 days per week: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm daily

Winter Hours

Open 7 days per week: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm daily

Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company rents fat bikes to ride in the snow! The photo above was taken by California Through My Lens. Click the link to read the article they wrote in 2016.

Bear Valley Adventure Company is a year-round mountain resort located at 7,100’ elevation in Bear Valley, California. Featuring one of the largest cross country ski areas in California with 35 trails for 65 kilometers of groomed track and skating lanes, rental and retail shop, lessons, trailside lunch café, sledding hills open daily and tubing hills open weekends/holidays (note: only rental sleds/tubes allowed) during the winter. 

Bear Valley Adventure Company features over 100 miles of USFS single track and trails for mountain biking, excellent, high mountain road biking, hiking, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding and fishing on 4 nearby lakes during the summer. Located on all-weather Highway 4 (Ebbetts Pass) which is a designated National Scenic Byway, situated between the Mokelumne and Carson Iceberg Wilderness areas.

XC Skiing, Snowshoeing, Sledding and Tubing

Mountain and Road Biking, Flatwater Kayaking, Stand-Up Paddle boarding, Hiking, Fishing and Camping 65 Km. of scenic groomed track, skating and snowshoeing trails, four trailside huts, trailside cafe.  Sledding hill.  Complete cross country ski rental and lesson programs.

Amenities include 35 trails carefully groomed for track and skate skiing and snowshoeing, the Meadow Cafe, a complete rental, demo and retail facility, 4 Trailside Huts, picnic tables, park benches, two kids’ trails, a new waxing hut, groomed downhill practice area and a sledding/tubing facility. Trails are open from 9am to 4:30pm daily.

Videos fearing Bear Valley Cross Country: Paul’s Pointers: Getting Started

Paul’s Pointers: Clothing and Gear