Big Bear Lake

Expedia  recently posted a blog about traveling to their top recommended 17 small cities for a perfect weekend getaway. At the top of the list # 1 is Big Bear Lake, California … and for good reason!

Big Bear Lake

Expedia discusses the value of getting away from your daily routine and recharging your batteries. The blog talks about how a short trip out of town for the weekend can do wonders and give you a burst of energy and a new lease on life!  This is so true, and Big Bear Lake is the perfect place to go for some well deserved R & R!

Expedia gathered “17 of the best weekend getaway cities and towns that are charming, enticing, and just what you need for a great weekend getaway. These small towns might be on the smaller side and maybe a little quieter than you’re used to, but that’s why they’re perfect for your next jaunt”, stated Expedia. And I agree!  A change in pace and scenery is just what you need to unwind and recharge after a long week at work.

If you live in Southern California, Big Bear Lake is the perfect place to get away for a long weekend! It’s also an easy drive from the Las Vegas area and a great escape from the sweltering  heat in the summer. The tall pines, crystal lake, and crisp, cool mountain air will have you wanting to come back every chance you get.

Big Bear Lake

If you live farther away, you can still visit this awesome mountain town! Big Bear Lake is a wonderful year round getaway. It offer an abundance of snow sports in the winter. Every water sport you can think of in the summer is on the lake. And there are fun events and activities to enjoy in the spring and fall. There are so many beautiful places to stay and hundreds of wonderful vacation cabins for rent in Big Bear. Go to for more information.

So whether you’re staying for a weekend, a week, or a month, Big Bear Lake greets you with a warm, inviting atmosphere that is sure to keep you coming back years after year!


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