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Address: Running Springs, CA 92382
Phone Number: 909-867-2751
Activities: Skiing, Dining
Description: Popular ski/resort area that receives the most natural snowfall in...
Popular ski/resort area that receives the most natural snowfall in Southern California.
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Great staff, despite spring conditions

We arrived on March 18 and there was only 2 lifts open and one trail. All the staff was super friendly and very helpful. Conditions were not good (65F temps) but it ended up... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Highland, California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This place is fun for a few hours but don't pay the full price, use any discount you can. They do have security scanning the parking lot quite often. It's an ok place.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We arrived on March 18 and there was only 2 lifts open and one trail. All the staff was super friendly and very helpful. Conditions were not good (65F temps) but it ended up being a great experience for our young son who was skiing for the first time. We were the only family at the resort so our son... More 

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Burbank, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

They are very strict and actually discourage people from having fun by always telling people how to act over their silly PA system. I suppose it is okay for small children and such but I would just never go back

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Bear Bear has pretty much only man-made snow so skiing isn't great but for a really fun family day of sledding Snow Valley is definitely the best of the sledding places. The 2 runs are long with plastic sleds included in the entry price. You can either hike up the hill or ride a chair lift to the top of... More 

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This review is solely dedicated to their so called Leaning Center and not the entire resort. First, The ski: If your children are advance skier, do not send them to this Learning Center. Neither half day nor the full day package would improve their skill. Second, The Snowboard: Some of the coaches are good but some are super lazy. So... More 

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Los Angeles
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
51 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

$35 on a "holiday" (Monday between Christmas and New Years). Sled runs are packed, although the ski lifts have very short lines. 1/2 hour to 45 minute waiting time between runs. Unacceptable for $35. At 1pm they were still selling sledding tickets to people, despite the long lines. All they care about is money. Go down the road and ride... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Good skiing, nice staff, well run. Nice one day in and out. Great place for beginning and intermediate skiers.

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Coto de Caza, Ca
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81 reviews 81 reviews
25 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Spent 3 days in the Lake Arrowhead are recently. My granddaughter and friend wanted to go sledding. It had just snowed the previous night, so we drove from Lake Arrowhead to a sledding and tubing area just west of the Snow Valley ski runs. Price is $12 for 2 hours and they provide the tubes. No one really checks on... More 

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Fallbrook, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We have been coming here for many years and I couldn't imagine a christmas without it. Now that I have grandson's, they are going to enjoy this little tradition.

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Riverside, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Drove up at round 10AM. There was a fresh coat of snow. The air smelled declicious, like pine trees. There was awsome slopes for play. It started snowing at round 1PM. We decided to drive down. Be careful with weather conditions when visiting. If snow storm is too big, you will not be allowed to come down and you wil... More 

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