Congratulations Heather DeVito and Alejandro Caballero – The Fastest Racers in the 10k and the Fastest Bears in the Bear (Fastest Locals) – Complete Results Posted in Results Link. Pictures at Hoffman Media and Graphics

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There’s Still Time

On line registration is open till 9:00 p.m.  Enter today and SAVE $.

Saturday Registration is open at 7:00 a.m. on Village Drive between Pine Knot and Knickerbocker.

10K Race Starts promptly at 10:00 a.m.

5K at 10:15 a.m.

Don’t miss the FUN and the SUN!  A snowshoeless race to remember!

Sunshine Predicted!

Trails are clear (a couple small patches of snow/ice), sunshine predicted.  The 2014 Snowshoeless Snowshoe the Bear will be a cool and fun TRAIL RUN!  Bring a friend and enjoy the beautiful weather!

Great raffle prizes, finisher awards mugs, cool tshirts!

Race start 2/22 – 10:00 a.m. (10k) and 10:15 a.m. (5k)

Registration Saturday 2/22 7-9 a.m.  Same day registration OPEN.  In front of Paoli’s Restaurant in the Village of Big Bear Lake


Attention Snowshoe the Bear 2013 Racers – photos from the event are now available on the web.  As a registered participant, you are entitled to one free download of a professional photo taken by Hoffman Media and Graphics (HMG).  Visit HMG’s website and when you have selected the photo or photos for download, enter this coupon code (SSTB1free – case sensitive) at checkout and you will be credited for one free photo download in your checkout cart.  This coupon code is only good for registered race participants and can be used once for a photo download only.
Contact HMG if you have any questions, at

The Best Ever? Snowshoe the Bear!

Well conditions were fabulous!  A storm left plenty of fresh snow and blue skies joined us for a most excellent Snowshoe the Bear.  Snowshoes were mandatory and everyone enjoyed the challenge of running with snowshoes.

Congratulations to every single participant who started and finished Snowshoe the Bear.

Great job to Lauren and Ted who crushed the 10k and to Julie and Danny who smoked the 5k.

Also congratulations to the POINT LEADERS in the Conquer Series….

Conquer the Bear – Ted DeVito and Lauren Kleppin

Conquer the Grizzly  (50+) – Kurt Madden and Rosalva Bonilla

Conquer the Cub (short courses) – Danny Walden and Julie Phair

Conquer the Teddy (12 and under) – Alec Burton and Sami Kendall