Tubing at Bear Valley Ski Area/ Sno play at Tamarack Lodge

https://www.bearvalley.com/tubingTubing at Bear Valley Ski Area

Tubing Is Back at the Mountain!

Want to have some winter fun but don’t want to ski or snowboard? Then come on up and enjoy some pure tubular fun.

Where Do I Get My Tubing Pass?

Passes can be purchased at the Guest Services Office.

How Much?

Tubing costs $10 an hour per rider.

Tubing Hours

Tubing runs from 10:00 AM – 4 PM at every hour.

What’s Included?

Tubes and tubing access are all included with your purchased pass.
Sorry, you cannot use your own sleds or tubes.

Tubing is available on a first come, first serve basis and space is limited so make sure you reserve your spot early!

SNO PLAY AREA at TAMARACK LODGE AT BEAR VALLEY  — $20 per car 10 am to 5 pm.  Use of restrooms, use kitchen with microwave and hot water – self service snack $1 to $5- common room with gas fire place, indoor and outside picnic area.

More snow on the way too!!!

Best MAN made snow conditions around!!!

Its a Science!!

Seeing is Believing! We thought some live action video that we shot this past weekend would be helpful. Also thrilled to showcase our snow management team and technology….enjoy!! Be sure to check out our new webcam in the morning too! https://www.bearvalley.com/base-cam/

Posted by Bear Valley Mountain on Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Come ski at Bear Valley.  Stay at Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley.  Book via our web site and get the best deals online.  Just click to the Book a Room NOW button to the right of this page.  Post Presidents Days look for deep deep discounts on room rentals…especially mid week.

Happy Valentines Day!!!

Rooms open at Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley thru Feb 16th (we are full on Feb 17th and 18th) to the remainer of the ski season.

Book online via our web site and get the best rates of the season!!!  Currently accepting single night stays over the weekends!   New individual Bunk rental –  each bed cost $30 – bring your own sleeping bag and towels.  Each room has access to our common room kitchen that is fully equipped.  We still have some snow for sno play and the Bear Valley ski area is doing a tremendous job making snow with 5 lift currently running – backside- frontside-right side and left side-  Lifts running should be Moke Express or Kuma, Cub, Super Cub and Koala as well as the Magic Carpet!!!   Conditions are a variety of man made snow, natural snow and the best grooming in the Central Sierra’s.

Music both days at the Resort and in the evening down in the Village.

Saturday night Crab Feed – 6 pm – at the Perry Walter Building.  Tickets  $15 to $45  (spaghetti, crab and or trip tip).  Tickets can be bought at the Bear Valley Cross Country, Bear Valley Re estate and Bear Valley Library.

Here are a few of our rooms you can book. 

View of double sofa, twin bunk.

Kitchen area with stove, oven microwaves, toaster, coffee and tea pot. Fully equipped!

Super Bowl Sunday at Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley

Join Staff and Guest at Tamarack Lodge from 3 pm until the game ends.

Join Staff and Guest at Tamarack Lodge from 3 pm until the game ends. Finger foods, hot dogs, hot and cold drink (bring your own booze). $5 per person. Just drop in and join us in our common room with large screen TV.

3 pm to 9 pm — Super Bowl at Tamarack Lodge…..

Enjoy some finger food while watching the Super Bowl at Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley

Evening smores! Campfire fun!

More Terrain Opens Friday at Bear Valley Mountain Resort

https://www.bearvalley.com/2018/02/new-terrain/New terrain opens at Bear Valley Mountain Resort.  

Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley has rooms open this FRI and SAT…book now for our cheapest right.  One night stay OK too!!!  at least until the snow flies.  Tamarack Lodge is only 3 miles from Bear Valley Cross Country and 6 miles form Bear Valley Mountain Resort.  Tamarack Lodge has a small sno play area and picnic area for ALL guest to enjoy.  Great for the Family and safe!!!  Day Visitors welcome too —  10 am to 5 pm  — use of our 5 acres for sno play, common room with gas fire place,  kitchen with hot water and microwave,  self serve snack for a small fee, inside and outside picnic area.  Just for $20 per car…

Yes we have snow on our sno play hill!!!  Day are very pleasant but we really still have snow.  Even more than over the Christmas Holiday.  Not like last year, but enough to play, sled, tube, xc ski, down hill ski, snowmobile and have FUN in the SUN!!!  Roads are clear, easy driving.  It is a beautiful “blue bird” day in the Central High Sierra’s.   We still have room over the Presidents Holiday weekend – weekend, week -prior and after too!!!  So book now

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Snow end of January 2018, Yes will still have snow!!!

Big storm on the way!!

BV LIVE PRESENTS: Grover Anderson & Jimbo – “Freight”

Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley Still has opening through Feb 16 (we are full Feb 17 and 18th) Get the best rates by clicking  here:


Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley Still has opening through Feb 16 (we are full Feb 17 and 18th) and beyond.  Get the best rates by clicking  here:


Tamarack Lodge at Night is a wonder to be seen;   Offering Marshmallow and Hot Dogs Roast too.  $5 per person.  7 pm to 9 pm.


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It is not alot but we finally got more snow for 2018.  More is on the way tonight!! The Bear Valley ski AREA continues to open more slopes and terrain parks.  Tamarack Lodge 5 acres of snow play if covered with snow.  Come visit for $20 per day per car!  Even enjoy  a Marshmallow or hot dog roast at $5 per person.  10 am to 5 pm daily or 7 pm to 9 pm.  


Tamarack Lodge has plenty of rooms opens through Feb 16th, we are then full Feb 17 and 18th.  We are offering discount mid week rate in January and early February and March and April.  Book via the blue booking button to the right of this page. 

New is a bunk room single person per bunk option $30 per person – Mid week –  book via active.com via the button at the top of this page to the right for individual bunk room opiton.

Or simply give us a call at 209-753-2310 or 209-753-2659 or contact us via our contact page via our menu on the top of this page.



our best rates are via our web site on the Book now button on the right of this page!!!>>>>>>>>>click here to Book Now

6 pack Moke Express will be up  and running… January 13th

It is opening at 1 pm on January 13th, 2018.

Need a place to stay.   Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley is has some open rooms.  Book now on the button to the right of this page or call Vicky at 209-753-2310


It’s Time to Ride Mokelumne Express!!

It’s official.  We are ready to open our new 6-pack chair and could not be more excited to share this monumental occasion with you!

Make plans to join us on Saturday, Jan 13th for one last ride on Kuma chair, then get ready to take a ride to Bear Top on the Mokelumne Express on its inaugural opening day.   Thanks to the 5 inches of snow that fell this week along with continued snowmaking efforts and a committed lift installation team, we are ready to go!

The Celebration

Kuma will kick off the day projected to take you to Bear Top starting at 9 am.  The last ride on Kuma will occur before the christening of Mokelumne Express.

At 1 pm join us at the Mokelumne Express loading terminal for a christening ceremony to welcome this exciting new high-speed lift to the Skyline Bear Valley Family.   Then be sure to stay for the fireworks and family fun planned after the lifts stop turning,  Click here for more on activities.  It’s a great time to join us for this special weekend of fun and excitement on the mountain.

With the addition of Kuma and Mokelumne Express, we plan to operate 5 lifts as of Saturday 1/13:  Kuma/Mokelumne Express, Cub and  Super Cub chairs, and Panda and Lil Cub carpets. Click here for  Weather

Base Total 8″    Season Total 2017/18   – 25″

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Hello Mokelumne Express!