The Parks at Bear Creek will be having a Party at The Parks Rail Jam with a live DJ & Prizes. Up to 100 competitors will converge on a set-up of multiple rails/features. The event will be constructed on Lower Cascade. This event will be "JAM" format where each division will have a certain amount of time to hit the features as many times as they can. In this first round they will be trying to land tricks that will get them into the finals round. After all the divisions have had their turn we'll start the finals round which will have eliminated approximately 50% of the riders where they will battle it out head to head for the top 3 spots. The top 3 competitors in each category will receive prizes.
- Open practice from 11am-12pm
- Competition begins at 12:30pm
- Judging & awards at 3pm
- Women & Men Combined Ski, ages 16+
- Women & Men Combined Board, ages 16+
- Women & Men Combined Ski, ages 15 and under
- Women & Men Combined Board, ages 15 and under
$20 and a valid lift ticket
2014-15 Instructor Training Course
The Instructor Training Course (ITC) is designed for dedicated skiers and snowboarders interested in becoming professional instructors with the Bear Creek Snowsports School (BCSS). This weekend course (2-day, Nov. 15-16) will consist of indoor/outdoor training and evaluation. The fee for the course is $25.
All candidates must be strong intermediate skiers/riders or better to become instructors. Regular Staff Instructor candidates must be at least 16 years of age before December 1. (Associate Instructors are 14 or 15 years of age.) Top candidates will be offered an instructor's position at the conclusion of the ITC.
The first step toward becoming an instructor is to click the link to download, fill out, and return a PDF questionnaire to:
Bear Creek Mountain Resort
101 Doe Mountain Lane
Macungie, PA 18062
Join us on Sunday, October 19 from 12-5pm for our Harvest Wine Festival at Bear Creek! Guests will enjoy wine and food samples and live music. Each guest will receive a commemorative wine tasting glass, event program, free samples, and have access to our Wine Check service.
Tickets are $30 at the door. Our online sales have expired as of noon today. Designated driver tickets are also available for $5. (Please note that designated drivers will not receive a wine glass.)
More information can be found here.
Looking for a affordable way to get your 4th & 5th graders on the slopes at Bear Creek? Well here is your chance to get Free passes to Bear Creek. The Pennsylvania 4th & 5th Grade Snowpass booklet offers you the privilege of skiing and boarding 21 Pennsylvania Ski Resorts including Bear Creek for FREE this winter.
Learn more about the program here.
Munich on the Mountain!
Bavaria at Bear Creek!
Fall is in the air and Bavaria has come to Bear Creek! Enjoy the alpine splendor of fall at Bear Creek Mountain Resort with a Traditional Oktoberfest. The Festival area will be full of all the sights, sounds and smells of Germany. Grab a 25oz fest mug, and taste all the beers while enjoying a number of German foods.
Join us for a Volksmarch on our mountain trails while listening to the jolly tempo of the oompah band. Dance along with the Almrausch dancers in a rousing Schuplattler, if you close your eyes and breathe deep you will be transported to a nineteenth century Munich beer hall!
More details can be found here!