Leap Year only happens every four years, and this Leap Year Day Big Bear gives skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to save big during the month of March. On Wednesday, February 29 Big Bear Lake Resort Association (BBLRA) kicks off a 24-hour sale that includes $29 midweek lift tickets to Big Bear Mountain Resorts (Snow Summit and Bear Mountain) packaged with discounted midweek lodging accommodations as part of its Leap Into March Special. The deeply discounted lift tickets are 50 percent off the regular rate and lodging is 29 percent off regular rates. The Leap Into March Special is a one-time deal that is only available for purchase during a 24-hour window starting Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6 a.m. and ending March 1, 2012 at 6 a.m.
“Leap Year is an extra day, so we figured we should treat our guests to extra savings,” said Big Bear Lake Resort Association President and CEO Rick Shoup. “It’s a great way for skiers and snowboarders to ‘Leap Into March.’”
To qualify for the $29 lift tickets to Snow Summit and Bear Mountain guests must book at least one night lodging accommodation for arrivals during March 2012. The package deal, called Leap Into March Special, is good for midweek overnight stays Sunday through Thursday and skiing or riding Monday through Friday. In addition, guests who wish to rent skis or snowboards during their trip to Big Bear may opt for rentals at a 29 percent discount. There is a limit to two $29 ski lift tickets for every night of lodging per itinerary. However, more tickets may be purchased at 25 percent off the regular rate.
The Leap Into March Special is a one-time 24-hour sale that takes place Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6 a.m. to March 1, 2012 at 6 a.m., and includes $29 midweek ski lift tickets, 29 percent discounted midweek lodging and optional ski or snowboard rentals at 29 percent off. The Leap Into March Special is only valid with lodging and lift ticket purchase at the time of booking. There is limited availability and black out dates and other restrictions may apply. The Leap Into March Special is available online at www.bigbear.com Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6 a.m. to March 1, 2012 at 6 a.m. or by phone at 800-424-4232 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on February 29.