Summer Blog

Opening Weekend Kickoff Party & Photo Contest - 5:16pm, 4/17/2014

Bunny & Trail Crew Peeps

It’s warming up to be a great Easter weekend!!!  The Snow Summit Scenic Sky Chair & Bike Park opens Friday, April 18th and things will really start warming up Saturday, April 19th for our Summer Kickoff Party!!!

All the biggest names in biking will be here filling our base area with booths!  We have Trek, Marin, Marzocchi, Turner Bikes, and many more!  Also DJ Slip Matt will be spinning from the Red Bull MXT while guests 21 and older can enjoy a variety of drink specials!    Plus you do not want to miss out on our GIVEAWAYS and CONTESTS including our Snow Summit Photo Contest running Saturday April 19th through Friday April 25th, where you can WIN VALUABLE PRIZES FROM Troy Lee, Chaparral, GoPro & More.

Photo contest rules are simple: 1. Take a photo at Snow Summit 2. Share it on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter using ALL of the following: #Snowsummitbikepark #SummitSkyChair & @snowsummit.  3. Get your friends to “Like” your Photo and the picture with the most likes WINS!!!  For Full Official Contest Rules stop by the Snow Summit Tent Saturday April 19th, located at the Guest Services Office!  Official Rules and updated contest photo stream available here: https://www.facebook.com/SnowSmt/app_208195102528120

Summer Bike Season Passes are NOW ON SALE for only $279 for adults (age 13+) and $149 for children (ages 7-12).  You can purchase your Season Passes in advance, before the resort opens, via website or phone.  To purchase call: 909-866-5766 Ext. 235 0r to purchase online: CLICK HERE.   Summer Season Pass benefits include 20% off food (excluding alcohol) and 20% off in the Sport Shop. Questions? Read the Season Pass FAQs.

Save time this summer and fill out the EZ Waiver in advance. This is required for all participants of the Snow Summit Bike Park.


Photo Contest Official Rules - 5:22pm, 4/17/2014

Snow Summit Photo Contest Official Rules 

In order for your photo to qualify you must follow these guidelines:

-Photo must be taken at Snow Summit and must be your original work.

-Photo must feature our Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair or a combination of both.

-You must label your photo with both hashtags: #Snowsummitbikepark and #SummitSkyChair

-You must label your photo @snowsummit.

-You must share your photo on ALL of the following Social Media Platfroms: Instagram, Facebook & Twitter.

-Employees of Big Bear Mountain Resorts are not eligible to win prizes.

Winners will be announced online the morning of April Friday April 25th.

How You Win:

It’s simple, whoever had the most Social Media Instagram“Likes” wins.  As long as you’ve properly hash-tagged your photo we can pull that data using our software to determine a winner.

What You Win:

Prizes from Chaparral, Troy Lee Designs and more still to be determined.

Awards:

(Winners are determined by the highest Social Media “Like” Count)

Grand Prize – Overall Social Media Count

Instagram Photo Grand Prize

Instagram Video Grand Prize

Instagram Photo 2nd Place

Instagram Video 2nd Place

 

GoPro Photo Contest Official Rules 

In order for your photo to qualify you must follow these guidelines:

-Photo must be taken at Snow Summit and must be your original work.

-Photo must feature our Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair or a combination of both.

-Photo must feature an image of yourself with your current GoPro.

-You must label your photo with both hashtags: #Snowsummitbikepark #SummitSkyChair #GoPro

-You must label your photo: @snowsummit.

-You must share your photo on ALL of the following Social Media Platfroms: Instagram, Facebook & Twitter

-Employees of Big Bear Mountain Resorts are not eligible to win prizes.

How You Win:

It’s simple, whoever had the most Social Media “Likes” wins.  As long as you’ve properly hash-tagged your photo we can pull that data using our software to determine a winner.

What You Win:

A Brand New GoPro 3+ Black

Winners will be announced online the morning of April Friday April 25th.

 


Military, Police & Fireman Lift Ticket Discount - 4:47pm, 4/17/2014

Snow Summit Resort is proud to support our men in uniform!

We are offering 20% off our Lift Tickets for all Military, Police & Fireman showing their Service ID at the ticket window.  This offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offer or discount.  Come ride our Scenic Sky Chair or cruise down the mountain on our Bike Park opening April 18th!


Summer Starts This Friday! - 11:34am, 4/14/2014

We are on the verge of OFFICIALLY OPENING our resort for Summer Activities!!!

Summer Bike Season Passes are NOW ON SALE for only $279 for adults (age 13+) and $149 for children (ages 7-12).  You can purchase your Season Passes in advance, before the resort opens, via website or phone.  To purchase call: 909-866-5766 Ext. 235 0r to purchase online: CLICK HERE.   Summer Season Pass benefits include 20% off food (excluding alcohol) and 20% off in the Sport Shop. Questions? Read the Season Pass FAQs.

Save time this summer and fill out the EZ Waiver in advance. This is required for all participants of the Snow Summit Bike Park.

We are also offering a discounted Season Pass rate of $249, exclusively for Bike Clubs & Bike Teams.  In order for this offer to be valid, your team or club must consist of 10 or more members and purchase your group passes with a single form of payment.  For more information contact Roxanne at 909-866-5766 Ext. 124 or email groups@snowsummit.com

Also our Screamin’ Deal Season Pass Sale for passes valid next winter is still going strong, but hurry as the sale ends May 31st!  Season Passes for the 2014/2015 winter season are at the lowest costs since the mid-90′s, and you don’t have to wait for winter to come in order to make your purchase worth it.  As a perk for becoming a Winter Season Pass holder you can enjoy the Scenic Sky Chair all summer long as a non-bike rider, or if you are are a bike enthusiast as well as a winter shredder you can get 50% off a Bike Park Pass (note that in order to get your 50% off you must purchase either in person or on the phone). Click HERE or stop by the season pass office for more information!


Summer Kickoff Party 4/19 - 10:20am, 4/1/2014

April snow showers are packing down our bike trails this week!  The Snow Summit Trail Crew is working on the new Westridge re-route, and  we’re counting down to opening day on Friday, April 18th with our Summer Kickoff party which will be going off on Saturday, April 19th.  The base area at Snow Summit will transform into a Vendor Booth City stacked with dozens of brands, DJ Slip Matt will be playing out of the Red Bull MXT, we’ll be raffling prizes and giveaways all day long, and we’ll offer drink specials for ages 21 and older.

Just a few brands that will be showing off their goods will be: Troy Lee Designs, Five Ten, Smith Optics, Ryders Eyewear, Marin Bikes, Freestyle USA, and Trek to name a few.

Photo courtesy of Kirk (Trail Crew)

Westridge re-route

Westridge re-route