Rim of the World Snow Play Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Sledding, building snowmen, and making snow angels are all a very popular past-time in the San Bernardino Mountains.   Visitors are encouraged to recreate in the areas identified on this map.

Areas include:

Along State Highway 18, from Crest Park Picnic Area to Switzer Picnic Area

Along State Highway 18, East of Santas Village to just East of Heaps Peak / Allison Ranch Road

Along State Highway 18, from Green Valley Lake Road to the east highway gates in Snow Valley.   

At a Glance

Fees Crest Park and Switzer Park Picnic Areas require the Forest Adventure Pass year-around.   All other areas within the Snow Play area only require a Forest Adventure Pass when snow is present.  
Permit Info: Forest Adventure Pass is required when snow is present.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Winter when snow is present
Busiest Season: Weekends and Holidays
Restrictions: Vehicles must be legally parked.   Do not tresspass on private lands.   Pack all trash out.
Closest Towns: Lake Arrowhead, Running Springs, Arrowbear Lake, Green Valley

Recreation Map

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