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Bear Lake Valley Local Area Guide
The Bear Lake valley of Idaho and Utah has an extraordinary amount of diverse options for fun in the sun. And spring and fall bring even more recreational options. Bear Lake offers Sail boating, speed boating, water skiing, jet skiing, rafting, kyaking, and fishing all summer long.
Visitors come from miles around to celebrate the beauty of winter and take advantage of the recreational opportunities it brings -- from skiing to snowboarding, ice fishing to snowmobiling.
The Bear Lake valley is fast becoming one of the most popular snowmobiling areas in the western United States, ranked third in 2001 by two major snowmobiling magazines. The area boasts 650 miles of groomed trails that includes portions of The Great Western Trail, a national trail that stretches from Mexico to Canada.