Ready to test your stamina at 6700'? The ninth annual Big Bear PaddleFest is held on the South Shore of Big Bear Lake, presented by Bear Mountain Solar Energy.
5K Recreational Race, 10K Elite Race, 20K Around the Lake Challenge, Kids Bear Challenge and Fun races- canoes, kayaks, SUPs
$1000 Prize The fastest Man and Woman to finish the 20K will split $500 in prize money - SUP, kayak, or OC-1! 20K sponsored by CarboPro.
$30-$60 online depending on race
$50-$90 onsite depending on race
$10 Kids Bear Challenge race
Kids Fun race- Free
Pre-registration includes a goodie bag filled with wonderful swag from our sponsors and vendors.
Entry does not include a lake permit and Quagga mussel inspection - required on Big Bear Lake. Lake permits are available onsite and online for $20.
Entry does not include any kind of paddlecraft.
The public is invited to the Beach Party - food, beer, music, games - immediately after the awards ceremony. Volleyball. Horseshoes. Great food. Watch the sun set on beautiful Big Bear Lake.
Bear Mountain Solar Energy
North Shore Marinas
Big Bear Mountain Resorts
USCG AUX Paddlecraft