Bear Mountain and Snow Summit offer the best bang for the buck with the Screamin' Deal Season Pass Sale beginning Monday, March 11th. The Screamin' Deal is the ultimate discount, enabling dual mountain season pass holders access to two full-service resorts for the remainder of the 2012/2013 winter season, as well as all of next season. Purchase by March 31stand receive one free "Tag Along" ticket ($59 value) for a friend or family member, valid for the rest of this season.

"With the purchase of our 2013-14 Screamin' Deal Season Pass, guests can ski or ride for the rest of this season and all of next season for one low price. It pays for itself in as few as 5 visits," says Chris Riddle, Vice President of Marketing for Big Bear Mountain Resorts. "There is absolutely no better time to buy a season pass!"

Season passholders receive additional discounts throughout the resorts, including sport shops, food and beverage and snow sports lessons. Passes can be purchased online or on-site.

Additionally, 2013/2014 season passes are valid for scenic rides on the Snow Summit Scenic Sky Chair this summer, which offers breathtaking views of Big Bear Lake and surrounding areas at an altitude of 8,200 feet. Once at the top, enjoy a meal at View Haus, the most scenic barbeque in Big BearLake, along with the option of riding the chair back down or hiking down mountain trails for a thrill-filled adventure.