We've been renting skis and snowboards in Big Bear Lake for nearly 20 years, and our goal is to make your rental experience the best ever. All of our equipment is regularly maintained and inspected by our certified staff to ensure we provide you with the best rentals.
GetBoards Ride Shop offers Damage Protection + Slopeside Service. For just $2 you're covered from any accidental damage to the equipment, and if anything malfunctions during your day on the slopes we will meet you at the mountain within 15 minutes to fix the gear. No need to return to our shop for any minor repairs or adjustments and lose your parking spot at the mountain. Broken ladder strap or ski pole? Enjoy peace of mind and have fun, we have you covered!
You may choose to avoid the hassle of transporting all your boots, boards and skis in your small car, use our optional Delivery Service! For $25.00 each way, no matter the group size, we'll load the skis & snowboards you select at our store and meet you at the resort, then pick your gear up at the end of the day! *Delivery service is not available peak weekends or holidays* Text us today with any questions, please schedule your delivery and pickup, by texting delivery driver -7143134449
Can I reserve my ski and snowboard rentals ahead of my trip to Big Bear?
If you make reservations, please select a pickup day when reserving. Walk-ins are always welcome without reservation. You can pickup your rentals the evening before at no extra charge! See Shop Hours We have 2 convenient Rental Store Locations: 40905 or 40977 Big Bear Blvd. Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
If I rent for multiple days, do I need to return rentals each night?
No, you are welcome to keep the rentals with you the entire duration as specified on your rental contract.
How far is GetBoards Ride Shop from the ski resort?
GetBoards in Big Bear is less than 1 mile from the Snow Summit Ski Resort. We offer the newest ski and snowboard rentals for you, the entire family & your friends! With the best value and friendly staff, we have 2 convenient locations to serve you on Big Bear Blvd. just 1 block from The Village Click here for Addresses, Directions & Travel Information. What happens if my rental malfunctions while I'm on the mountain?
Since 1998 we've been in business to make sure your vacation is the best ever. GetBoards is the only rental shop that offers our famous AAA Slopeside Service - if you have any equipment malfunctions while skiing or snowboarding, our AAA Slopeside Staff comes to you at the base of the mountain to fix it! Don't worry about losing your parking spot, we've got you covered!
Are chains required to come to Big Bear right now?
For current Snow Report, Road Conditions and Chain RestrictionsClick Here for more information Be Prepared! Be sure to practice and know how to install tire chains before you come to the mountains. We do not rent snow chains, they are only available for purchase and you can often find them at your local Wal-Mart.
What are the best days to come skiing to avoid crowds?
Enjoy the shortest lift lines Sunday thru Friday (non-holiday). Avoid Saturdays if you can, choose Sunday. Be Patient on Holidays and Saturdays! Sundays are 1/2 as busy as Saturdays.
Where can I buy lift tickets?
Tickets are not sold in-stores, but you must reserve lift tickets in advance to guarantee entrance HERE Please purchase way in advance to avoid not getting one and best price. Did you know? Your lift ticket is good for use at both ski resorts, Snow Summit and Bear Mountain! Two Resorts for the price of one!
Do you offer ski & snowboard lessons?
Ski and snowboard lessons are only available through Big Bear Mountain Resort and typically cost around $65+/2hr lesson. SAVE MONEY and rent your equipment from our location before heading to your lesson Do you wax/tune-up skis and snowboards?
Yes! Check out ourTuning RatesWe offer Machine wax: $10, Hot wax: $15 or Full Tune: $30 (edge sharpening or de-tuning plus hand wax) Turnaround times vary from 5 minutes to 24 hours. Save time and drop off your equipment the night before!
Do you rent jackets, pants or snow play boots?
Yes! Daily Rental Prices: Jackets $10/Day | Pants $10/Day | Boots $15/Day, Available in all sizes Youth to Adult XXL. Come early for best selection! We do not rent goggles, gloves or sleds (they're available for sale starting at $14.99)
Where are the best places to stay in Big Bear Lake?
After a day on the slopes you'll want to kick off your shoes by the fire and just chill. Big Bear offers a spectrum of lodging choices that range from full service hotels, hostels, and bed & breakfasts to luxurious cabins. Check out our list of Best Places to Stay in Big Bear. Plus you'll get 15% off when you book a cabin with one of our partners
Can I rent goggles or gloves?
Covid! We do not rent goggles or gloves, as they cannot be washed after they've been on everyone's hands and faces; but we do offer a great selection of goggles and gloves in our stores at low prices. Can I rent a Cabin or Condo next to the Slopes?
10% OFF Ski & Snowboard Rental Packages! Just show this coupon on your phone at checkout receive 10% off your rentals at checkout! Reserve Now!
Group Rate Have a group of 10 or more? Pay together to receive 15% off your rentals! Reserve Now!
Discount Lift Tickets Save by purchasing in advance- Lift Tickets
Birthday Special View or print Birthday Coupon. If you're celebrating your birthday here in the mountains, GetBoards thinks you should be ON the mountain- with a FREE Beginner Ski or Snowboard Package! Must bring a friend to rent with you and show our cashier a valid ID showing your date of birth! Must Ride on your birthday as it appears on your identification. Rental package can be upgraded if desired, just pay the difference in package price. Reserve Now Military Discount Get Boards would like to thank our military, and their families, for their service- by offering them 10% discount on rentals! Just present a valid military ID to our cashier at checkout to receive your discount! Reserve Now!
Free Ski or Snowboard Equipment Rentals? How? Book a Condo or Cabin and get 1 Free Rental for the day! These 3 vacation rental companies offer this deal. Destination Big Bear, Cool Cabins and Big Bear Vacations. The vacation rental office will hand you the voucher. Here is a recommendation if you want to be Slope-Side at Snow Summit The Goggle Tan Condo
Get Boards Big Bear is in Business for a Purpose! A portion of your rental price goes towards these 3 non-profit organizations that our Staff has chosen to support this season.
It's all about giving back. At GetBoards our staff and team members have the same Vision and Purpose. Our focus is to Serve, so that your family vacation will be the best experience ever and to give back to others in need. This WHY we show up for work each day.