Monthly Archive: April 2014

Apr 14

Big Bear Lake’s Knickerbocker Mansion Country Inn–A Walk Back in Time

Up the snow-plowed Knickerbocker Road just outside of Big Bear Village, lies the historic Knickerbocker Mansion Country Inn. Built in 1920 by Big Bear Lake’s first dam keeper and local personality, William Edward Knickerbocker, it is the largest vertical log house in the U.S. The four-story structure is 4,500 square feet and built out of …

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Apr 14

Winter Fun for Everyone in Big Bear, CA

The San Bernardino mountains always seem very alluring in the winter. But, after the first snowfall, everyone goes on about their everyday work. The reality is that the San Bernardino Mountain resorts offer a great weekend getaway. Let us show you where to go, where to stay, where to dine, and what not to miss! …

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Apr 14

All Aboard to Perris Orange Empire Railway Museum

As we pull into the parking lot, we see a couple of train tops, a mostly ivy covered fence and a makeshift mural of a train. If we had judged the Orange Empire Railway Museum by its cover we would have never made it through the entrance. Thankfully we did not and what a surprise! …

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