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Hike through the pretty snow forest

Hike through the pretty snow forest

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I've hiked nearly all the trails in the Big Bear Valley in the last 20 years. I know almost every trail on this mountain between Crestline and Big Bear and love to share my favorite hikes with travelers adventuring through our local wilderness. I'm well versed on local flora and fauna and love to share my knowledge with visitors to our local mountains. I also write my own column in our local…
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What we’ll do

We will meet at the Snow Forest parking area and hike up into the Snow Forest, making it back in time to catch the sunset! Snow Forest is the site of an old ski resort and the property has been restored back to its initial mountain wilderness glory. Snow Forest is just the name of this area of Big Bear Lake. There is not actually snow year round, just to clarify. Snow Forest is one of the most…

What else you should know

This is a really fantastic sunset hike. The booking time I put down starts in the evening but if you wish to do this hike any other time of day, that can easily be arranged.

What to bring

water, sunscreen, snacks, hat,hiking boots, sunglasses

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Where you'll be

We will start the hike at the base of Snow Forest & follow the dirt road to get your first epic lake view. The trail is all uphill in the beginning getting you sweating. After the first lake view, we cross by Pine Knot Trail, packed with tons of hikers. We continue our locals only hike up the old ski slopes. This is where the hike gets tough and we will take as many breaks as you want! We then continue back down a different route back to the car

Availability

Save 20% when you book 2 weeks in advance. 

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Champagne for adults over 21. I have sugar free Lacroix for kids.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

This is a really fantastic sunset hike. The booking time I put down starts in the evening but if you wish to do this hike any other time of day, that can easily be arranged.

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Hike through the pretty snow forest
18 reviews
From €34/person
18 reviews
From €34/person