Most people don't know that Southern California houses one of the most universal mountain resorts in the country! Big Bear Lake is less then 3 hours from Los Angeles, 2 hours from Palm Desert and within an hour of the Inland Empire. Chillin' on the lake in summer and hittin' the ski slopes in the winter, Big Bear is a year round gem in the San Bernardino National Forest. From wilderness to shopping, Big Bear offers restaurants, shops and excursions for everyone. The Village in Big Bear is where The Village Sweet Shoppe is located, you cant miss us with the colorful hand chairs out front!