One of the highlights of Big Bear Valley is Big Bear Lake, and every year people from around the globe come to experience the great water and summer activities in Big Bear. No matter what water sport or Big Bear Lake activities you are into, be it fishing, jet skiing, or canoeing, you can do it on Big Bear Lake. If you aren’t into getting in the water, there are plenty of great boating opportunities as well.
Go Stand Up Paddleboarding
Big Bear Lake’s pristine glassy water is the perfect place to go cruising on a stand up paddleboard (SUP). SUPing is very easy. Even if you’ve never done it before you can find yourself standing up and paddling in no time. To engage in tis awesome Big Bear Lake activity in the summer You can rent quality SUPs and gear from Getboards Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals, Holloway’s Marina, or Captain John’s at Fawn Harbor Marina.
What better way to get exercise and explore beautiful Big Bear Lake than by kayak? No doubt one of he most popular summer activities in Big Bear; for those who would like a guided tour, the Big Bear Discovery Center offers weekend naturalist guided kayak trips. If striking out on your own is more your speed, you can rent a kayak from Big Bear Lake Kayak & Bike Rentals, Getboards, Captain John’s, or Holloway’s Marina.
Go Jet Skiing
Few things are as fun as blasting across the water on a jet ski. This is also a great way to tour Big Bear Lake! Big Bear Lake Boat and Jet Ski Rentals at Holloway Marina has everything you need for a great day of jet skiing, including multi-passenger Wave Runners.
Catch a Big One
Big Bear Lake is known for its excellent freshwater fishing. Wouldn’t it be great to hook into a big catch and have a fish dinner at your cabin? Big Bear has several top-notch fishing charters with experienced locals who know all the lake’s hottest fishing spots. You can bring your own gear and go shore fishing or rent a boat; either way will be a fun and relaxing day on the lake. If you need fishing supplies, Big Bear Sporting Goods has everything you need to get the most out of this Big Bear Lake summer activity.
Take a Tour of the Lake
Take an exciting journey through Big Bear’s history and natural beauty aboard the Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Tour Boat. This luxurious paddlewheel boat offers an excellent fully narrated tour of Big Bear Lake, filling you in on the fun facts and folklore of the area. Taking a day or sunset cruise aboard the Miss Liberty is a vacation highlight you won’t soon forget.