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IMPORTANT UPDATE:
  • The Carol Morrison East Ramp will be closed all day May 19th due to the Amgen Tour. The Duane Boyer West Ramp will be open.

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Annoucement: May Trout Classic Check In Times

The 2017 Amgen Tour Time Trails are being held in Big Bear On Friday May 19th, at the same time as check-in for the May Troust Classic. Due to the multiple road closures in Big Bear Valley, We have determined it will be difficult for entrants to reach the check-in location the entire duration of the day.

Check-in times will now be held from 3:00pm-9:00pm on Friday May 19th at the Big Bear Municipal Water District's Main Office . 40524 Lakeview Dr.Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

I apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you for the 2017 May Trout Classic

~Jason Hall

Big Bear Municipal Water District has gone GREEN!

Boating During Low Lake Level Conditions

With the low water levels, rocks and other hard surfaces are closer to the surface, making many places in the lake hazardous for boating and public safety. While some hazards are marked, it is not possible to mark every hazard. Please exercise extreme caution while boating on the lake to prevent injury and damage to your watercraft. The MWD recommends staying at least 100 yards from shore while operating on the lake.

Night Fishing Info

Big Bear Lake offers a unique experience for locals and tourists to fish at night. Recently, the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station has received several reports of bright lights being used on the North shoreline that shine across the Lake into the windows of homes located on the South shore. Please use common courtesy when fishing at night. Halogen lights, vehicle headlights and the use of generators with exterior lighting fixtures create a general nuisance. The use of Coleman-style lanterns and flashlights are recommended for night fishing. The Big Bear Sheriff’s Station thanks the fishing community for its cooperation and wishes you tight lines!

Big Bear Municipal Water District

  • The Big Bear Municipal Water District is an independent special district governed by a five-member board of directors elected by geographic division.

    The MWD is responsible for the overall management of Big Bear Lake, Southern California’s premier recreational Lake.The primary goal of the MWD is the stabilization of Big Bear Lake at as constant a water level as possible, given the availability of water and financing. A more constant lake level increases recreational opportunities, stabilizes property values, improves water quality, aesthetic benefits and supports a healthier fish and wildlife environment.