About Us


The Big Bear Grizzly, Big Bear Valley’s only newspaper, has served its readers since 1941. Published each Wednesday, the Grizzly is a legally adjudicated newspaper for the county of San Bernardino and the city of Big Bear Lake. A paid circulation newspaper, the Grizzly is distributed to subscribers by mail every Wednesday and also sold at many news rack and vendor locations throughout the Big Bear Valley. The Big Bear Grizzly is The Media of the Mountain.

In addition to the Grizzly we also publish the free Grizzly Weekender each Friday, which is inserted inside the Big Bear Grizzly each week and available at many free news rack locations throughout Big Bear. The Grizzly Weekender—It’s What’s Happening In Big Bear.

Big Bear Now magazine is published monthly by the Big Bear Grizzly and is all things Big Bear. From events to lodging, and interesting people and history, Big Bear Now magazine puts Big Bear at your fingertips. Accompanied by the Big Bear Now app available for Apple and Android devices, get the latest updates on you phone, tablet, laptop or desktop, including push notifications and alerts.

You can also sign up for newsletters related to Big Bear New, Events and breaking news.

Each year The Grizzly also publishes several special editions of topical interest for our readers and advertisers.

Business hours are Monday through Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays.

Phone: 909-866-3456

42007 Fox Farm Road, Suite 3B

PO Box 1789

Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

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