Is Highway 330 Big Bear Open?

Is Highway 330 Big Bear Open?

Highway 330 (Hwy. 330) the most popular route to Big Bear, is now OPEN to all traffic in both directions. Hwy.

Is Big Bear Open or closed?

At this time our parks are open. Following state orders, we don’t advise anyone congregate in crowded spaces.

Is it safe to go to Big Bear now?

Earlier today, Visit Big Bear, the valley’s tourism promotion agency, issued the following statement encouraging visitors to postpone their trip to Big Bear Lake until the COVID-19 crisis has abated.

Are there bears in Big Bear?

Bears – Any bear you encounter in Big Bear Lake will be a black bear and like rattlesnakes, they tend to avoid humans. It’s rare that you should encounter a bear. If the bear approaches you, make yourself appear large and make noise.

How to check road conditions in Big Bear?

To help keep you abreast of changing conditions, Caltrans operates the Caltrans Highway Information Network which motorists may telephone for up-to-the-minute information (800) 427-7623. The network is updated as Big Bear road conditions change. Make sure your brakes, windshield wipers, defroster, heater and exhaust system are in top condition.

When is the Big Bear Lake Road project going to be completed?

The project is expected to be complete by late spring 2021. Always carry chains for travel during winter months. Caltrans asks you to be prepared and have your chains easily accessible for when the road conditions change. Caltrans Chain Control Requirement Levels:

Is the road from Running Springs to Big Bear closed?

ROAD UPDATE: SR 18 will be fully closed from Running Springs to Big Bear, June 7-10 and 14-17, from 8:30AM-3:30PM. Take SR 18 from Lucerne Valley or SR 38 from Mentone.

Is there a way up to Big Bear Lake?

The drive up the mountain to Big Bear Lake is beautiful with fantastic vistas, trees and multiple photo opportunities along the way. There are 3 ways up and 3 ways home and we always suggest checking Big Bear road conditions and weather forecast several days before your trip .