One hundred miles northeast of Los Angeles you will find a gorgeous mountain resort community known as Big Bear Lake, California. Big Bear Lake is surrounded by the San Bernardino National Forest and serves as home to around 21,000 full-time residents. This unique city ranges in altitude from 6,750 to 9,000 feet above sea level and boasts over 300 days of sunshine every year. During the summer, temperatures typically range from around 45 degrees at night to 80 degrees during the day. In the winter temperatures generally range from 20 degrees at night to the low 40’s during the day. The winter also brings around 100 inches of snow each year.
This beautiful alpine community is home to pine and oak forests providing homes for twenty-nine species of rare plants and nearly 30 wintering bald eagles. The spectacular seven-mile-long freshwater lake in this community has an average width of a half mile and boasts over twenty-two miles of picturesque shoreline. Big Bear Lake is the ideal home for lovers of the great outdoors as it provides a multitude of recreational opportunities. Buy a home in Big Bear and enjoy mountain biking, horseback riding, water sports, fishing and a variety of winter sports.
In addition to all of those great features, Big Bear also has a number of remarkable attractions and points of interest including the only alpine solar observatory in the United States, a public zoo, seven public campgrounds, a nine-hole golf course, lots of shopping options, top-notch restaurants and entertainment. Big Bear Lake is a great place for retirees, young families and everyone in between. Homes for sale in Big Bear Lake, California, vary in age, size and style. Buy a quaint cottage or a luxurious mountain cabin, whatever suits your budget and personal tastes. Homes for sale in Big Bear have a broad price range that starts around the low $100’s. The average listing price for a single family home in Big Bear Lake is around $471,900, while the average listing price for a condo or townhome in Big Bear Lake is nearer to $234,400.
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