Bear Lake conditions, 10/26/2015: Approximate Lake Temperature: 55.2 degrees as measured in the Bear Lake State Park Marina. Current Lake Elevation: 5911.5′. Full elevation is 5923.65′. The 2015 high point was 5914.45. The low point for 2015 was 5911.5′. Air Temperature: This past week, daytime high temperatures have ranged from the low 50’s to the

Most nights from 3-7pm the lake is pure glass.  It is beautiful to behold. Bear Lake conditions, 10/19/2015: Approximate Lake Temperature: 58.3 degrees as measured in the Bear Lake State Park Marina. Current Lake Elevation: 5911.55′. Full elevation is 5923.65′. The 2015 high point was 5914.45. The low point for 2015 was 5911.5′. Air Temperature:

Fall Foliage Prediction Map

  Below is a map showing the prediction for 2015 for Fall Foliage.  If you are trying to time it just right to come see the beautiful colors in Logan Canyon and the Bear Lake area, this tool may be very helpful. How and why do leaves fall off trees? When winter approaches, our part

Bear Lake Conditions 10/14/2015

Fall is definitely upon us now. The leaves are gorgeous! Just in time for Fall Break. If you haven’t driven through Logan Canyon, or taken an ATV ride in the hills above Bear Lake. Now is the time to do it! Bear Lake conditions, 10/14/2015: Approximate Lake Temperature: 58.1 degrees as measured in the Bear

Bear Lake October

Bear Lake conditions, 10/5/2015: Approximate Lake Temperature: 62.2 degrees as measured in the Bear Lake State Park Marina. Current Lake Elevation: 5911.5′. Full elevation is 5923.65′. The 2015 high point was 5914.45. The low point for 2014 was 5912.1′. This past week, our daytime high temperatures reached into the low 70’s. The Nighttime low temperatures

NEW PROPERTY: Sunrise Retreat

Sunrise Retreat at Shundahai If you have a large group and want to experience both stunning mountain views and the captivating beauty of Bear Lake, Sunrise Retreat is the cabin for you. This luxurious 8-bedroom, 6-bathroom cabin is elegant, roomy, and full of spectacular features. Located in Shundahai on the hills above Garden City, guests



Grandview at Snowmeadows Bring the whole family together in this extra large home that sleeps up 46 people.  The home is located in Snow Meadows. Furnished with kids it mind, this home boasts air hockey, foosball, XBOX, a basketball hoop, shuffleboard,  theater room, and an indoor hot tub. Grandview is setup to be rentable year-round.

Spinnaker Point

Spinnaker Point We are happy to introduce the newest Lakefront rental option.  Spinnaker Point is a property for large groups that plan to spend a lot of time on the lake. This 6-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom lakefront home is as close to Bear Lake’s pristine turquoise water as you can get, but it takes you there in

While Bear Lake is great for humans to come get a fresh Bear Lake raspberry shake in the summer (or winter), the Bear Lake Monster is also hungry this time of year, for humans who eat raspberry shakes.  And so to help her out the 6th annual Monster Plunge will be held on January 24,

If you will be in Bear Lake this weekend bring your kite and join others for the Bear Lake North Shore Kite Flying event.    The state park charges the $5.00 entrance fee, but flying a kite is free.  The Utah Kite Flies organization will have music and some extra large kites.  The event is

The annual Bear Lake Monster Swim is coming up next weekend.  This is a 7-mile point-to-point swim across the width of beautiful Bear Lake.  The Bear Lake Monster Swim is open to solo swimmers and relay teams (2 to 6 swimmers). The swim will begin at the beach just north of the Bear Lake Marina

The Pickleville Playhouse is a family favorite in Bear Lake and guess what will be in theatre this year? (hint: look at the rather large image below.) These shows sellout so be sure to get tickets in advance.

Summer 2014 is right around the corner.  The Bear Lake Rodeo is a new family fun event that will be EVERY weekend in Garden City, UT. The venue is also available to schedule and host large gatherings! Reunions Retreats Movie Nights Tradeshows Concerts Entertainment Family & Kid Activities Horse Riding Motorcycle racing For more information visit

New Property Alert! If you’re looking for an impeccable mountain lodge with plenty of space to spend your Bear Lake vacation, Eagle Mountain Lodge at the Reserve is the perfect fit. This 4,650 square-foot lodge boasts 8 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, all newly constructed in 2013 in one of the most beautiful developments at Bear

Introducing a new photographer to the Bear Lake Area, Lauriann Wakefield of Little Starling Photography. “I’m Lauriann Wakefield, and through photography, I help vacationers at Bear Lake express their love of family and connection with this beautiful place. I serve clients in the Bear Lake Utah, Logan, and occasionally in the Utah County areas. My work

Bear Lake is starting to freeze. Although I don’t think it is going to be frozen enough for the Cisco Disco tomorrow, which is too bad because it makes dipping for Cisco a lot easier.  Picture is taken from Harbor Village in Garden City, UT.  

Feb 14 & Feb 17 in 2014 is the Bear Lake Parade of Rentals. The Parade of Rentals gives vacation planners and other curious people, the opportunity to come tour the many vacation rental options in Bear Lake. The Parade of Rentals will be a FREE event, but please RSVP by sending an email to [email protected], filling out

The outdoor swimming pool in Harbor Village will be closing Monday, September 9th, 2013, and will remain closed until weather permits it in Spring 2014 (usually just before Memorial Day).  The Tennis courts will remain open until the snow starts to fall.

Aug 23-25 & Aug 30-Sep 2 The Bear Lake Parade of Homes, put on by the Bear Lake Home Builders Association (BLHBA), is this coming weekend and the following weekend. There are 7 beautiful properties in this year’s parade. A few of the homes will soon be in our rental pool, including a preview of a

Summer 2013 FAQ

Hello lovers of Bear Lake! We thought we’d answer a few of the frequently asked questions we have received this summer to help visitors to the area.   Q. Is there a fire ban this year, like there was last year? A. Not yet.  As of July 18th there are no fire restrictions, so you

Your favorite festival is coming to town…meaning Bear Lake.  The 2013 Bear Lake Raspberry Days will be August 1, 2, and 3rd.  Fun includes live entertainment, 5k mud run, zumba, craft fair, open mic night, rodeo, fireworks, and golf. We are happy to answer any questions you have.  For more information and updates visit:  

Cyber Monday Deal IS OVER

CYBER MONDAY SALE: On November 26th we are offering our lowest rates ever offered! Book any vacation rental property on Monday, November 26th and use the discount code “CyberMonday22” and get 22% off any three night stay during the following upcoming Holidays: Christmas New Years Superbowl Weekend Valentines Day Easter There is no place like Bear

Will you be in Bear Lake between now and Memorial Day?  Bear Lake is less busy in the winter and thus some businesses close.  However, this year there are quite a few options.  Below is a guide put together by the Visitors Bureau about who is open and when. Printable Version Here

Beginning September 12th, 2012 the outdoor pool in Harbor Village will be closed until approximately Memorial Day.  It will open in the Spring when the weather permits.  The outdoor tennis courts in Harbor Village will remain open.

Bear Lake Parade of Rentals

Introducing the Bear Lake Parade of Rentals.  If you will be planning  a family reunion for 2013 or want to get some ideas for a future vacation then mark your calendar for September 28-29, 2012.  Rentals will be available for viewing from 10am to 6pm each day. The featured property of the parade will be the new “Villa

Bear Lake Monster Run

Is the Bear Lake Monster real?  Jack Osbourne thinks so. Is the Bear Lake Monster Run real? Yes. On September 1, 2012 there is no better way to end your summer than with a   challenging, yet satisfying half marathon. Starting at Harbor Village near the shores of beautiful Bear Lake, runners will encounter one of the

UPDATE (5/21/15): Unfortunately Cooper’s North Beach will not be in the North Beach Shops, but according to this facebook page there will be a new place called North Beach Burgers.   ORIGINAL POST: If you have ever been to the Coopers Restaurant up in Bear Lake West you know that they are destination for great

SUP Boarding at Bear Lake

A few of the members of the Bear Lake Cabin Rentals staff found a little time off to go try the new SUP (Stand Up Paddle) boards from  The rental for an hour was $15 and well worth it.  We wish we would have rented it for two hours.   We had picked a

Looking for some yummy goodies for your Pioneer Day week festivities or to get you excited for the upcoming Raspberry Days? The Chocolate Bear is the place to be.  Highly influenced by the well-known and loved raspberries this cute gift shop will have all the sweet treats a person could ask for.  Go to for their

Raspberry Days!

Bear Lake Raspberry Days schedule is out!  This year the festival is being held August 1, 2, 3, & 4.  To check out the full schedule visit:

Welcome to the 35th season of Pickleville!  The 2012 line up includes The Hanging of El Bandito: Reimagined; an original melodrama written by T.J. Davis, and Forever Plaid, a musical filled with classics from the 1950’s.  If you are looking for family friendly entertainment – this is the place to be! And while you are

Bear Lake Time-lapse

Dustin Landon of Landon Studios visited Bear Lake and produced this fun time-lapse.  Enjoy.

NEW UPDATE The Garden City Town Council has adopted new fire/firework policies in order to keep this beautiful place looking great.  The following acts are now prohibited: 1. Setting, building, maintaining, attending, or usin open fire of any kind.  Devices fueled by petroleum or liquid propane gas (LPG) products are allowed in all locations. 2.

Bear Lake Raspberry Days

The schedule for the Bear Lake Raspberry Days has been published and is available online at If you don’t know what Bear Lake Raspberry Days is, all you need to know is that it is the biggest celebration in Bear Lake all summer. It includes: •Fireworks •Rodeos •Two craft fairs •Live entertainment •Dance Parties •Helicopter

The Bear Lake Cabin Rentals Check-in Office has moved…but not very far.  We are about 1/2 block north on the opposite  side of the street.  We are located next to the Shundahai Sales Office in the Vista Realty building.   Our new location is conveniently closer to the center of town and easier to see

Mild Winter In Bear Lake

It has been a mild winter here in Bear Lake.  What does this mean?  It means less snow in the mountains which translate into less spring run-off which then means less water going into the lake.  Since 2011 brought a lot of water to the lake marking the highest water level in a decade this

The Bear Lake Chamber of Commerce is bringing the Chocolate Festival and Craft Fair back to town on Friday February 17th and Saturday February 18th.  In addition to the opportunity to try your favorite chocolate items, you can help support the local food bank by bringing a can of food.  For questions please call the

Superbowl Weekend is coming

Super Bowl XLVI is February 5th.  Think: Big screen Grilled food Snowmobiling Hot tubing Skiing More snowmobiling Oh yeah, and football Book any of our properties for the first weekend of February and receive: 10% off the rental rate 25% off Beaver Mountain Ski passes OR a $50-200 Snowmobile voucher Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, &

Welcome to the new Bear Lake Cabin Rentals site.  After many months of long hours we have completed the new site to better serve our customers.  We bid farewell to our old website.  It has served its purpose well.  While the new site offers all the same cabins as the last site, it offers a