Big Bear Retreat Center (BBRC) is nestled in the San Bernardino Mountains of California  about 2.5 hours from Los Angeles at an elevation of 7,000 feet.  The campus, which is surrounded by a a forest of beautiful pine and some ancient trees, includes separate buildings for dining, meditating and 11 cabins for sleeping. 

Each cabin is a single-story residence buildings with double and single rooms, a living room and a kitchen.  

Weather is seasonal in Big Bear with snow in the winter and temperatures below freezing and beautiful weather in the summer with highs in the 80’s.

The campus is spread out with hiking trails that connect into the national forest.  It is about a mile from the town and Big Bear Lake.  For more information visit www.bigbearretreatcenter.org.

1000 Sugarpine Road, Big Bear City, California 92314


Upcoming Events


Date
Programs and Classes

Teachers

Duration

Experience Levels

Multi Day Retreat Rest in Simplicity

Starts Saturday, May 2, 2020
Ends Friday, May 8, 2020
6 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Memorial Day Retreat

Starts Thursday, May 21, 2020
Ends Tuesday, May 26, 2020
5 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Pure Performance with George Mumford

Starts Friday, May 29, 2020
Ends Friday, June 5, 2020
7 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Big Bear Mindfulness Family Camp

Starts Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Ends Sunday, June 21, 2020
4 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Deepening Insight and Awareness

Starts Monday, June 29, 2020
Ends Sunday, July 5, 2020
6 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Two-Week Summer Insight Retreat

Starts Sunday, July 5, 2020
Ends Sunday, July 19, 2020
14 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat When Awareness Becomes Natural

Starts Monday, July 20, 2020
Ends Monday, July 27, 2020
7 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Making Peace With Your Ego: Finding Freedom Through Letting Go

Starts Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Ends Sunday, August 9, 2020
5 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat The Relaxed Mind

Starts Friday, August 21, 2020
Ends Tuesday, August 25, 2020
4 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Awakening the Heart of Wisdom

Starts Friday, October 2, 2020
Ends Thursday, October 8, 2020
6 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Cultivando el Refugio Interno y Comunitario en Tiempos Difíciles

Starts Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Ends Sunday, October 25, 2020
4 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Wise View: Relating to What Is With Compassion

Starts Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Ends Sunday, November 8, 2020
4 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat Recovery as a Wheel to Freedom

Starts Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Ends Sunday, December 6, 2020
4 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center

Multi Day Retreat LGBTQI Retreat

Starts Saturday, December 12, 2020
Ends Friday, December 18, 2020
6 nights

at Big Bear Retreat Center