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Bear Valley is a small community in Alpine County, California in the United States of America. It has a population of around 130.

Get in[edit]

California State Route 4 is the only road leading to Bear Valley. SR 4 comes from Markleeville to the north-east and Angels Camp to the south-west.

Get around[edit]







  • Grizzly Lounge & Bar, 3 Bear Valley Rd. 4PM-Closing.
  • Headwaters Coffee House, +1 209 753-2708.



  • Mountain Adventure Seminars. Outdoor adventure school and guide service. Courses offered range from rock climbing to mountaineering to skiing to safety and rescue.


Go next[edit]

Neighboring destinations

  • 1 Arnold - Arnold is a tiny town that offers supplies, restaurants and lodging for visitors to the giant sequoia groves of neighboring Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The town is also the starting point for the Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway, a 61 miles (98 km) stretch of Highways 4 and 89 that leads through incredible mountain scenery as it crosses over 8,736 feet (2,663 m) Ebbetts Pass, one of the Sierra's least-traveled mountain passes. Additionally, Arnold is home to a 7 acres (2.8 ha) logging museum that has indoor and outdoor exhibits of large logging equipment and artifacts.

Routes through Bear Valley
StocktonArnold  W  E  MarkleevilleEnds at

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