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Big Bear Queen Lake Tours

BIG BEAR MARINA, 500 Paine Road, CA 92315
+1 909-866-3218
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I have taken this tour twice now, and it was a really fun experience both times. The skipper... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
suzannmac
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Corona, California
The captain provided a detailed history of Big Bear Lake, the landscape and the vacation homes around the lake.

My wife and I had an excellent time touring Big Bear Lake aboard the Big Bear Queen. The captain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim S
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Phoenix, Arizona
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  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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BIG BEAR MARINA, 500 Paine Road, CA 92315
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+1 909-866-3218
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have taken this tour twice now, and it was a really fun experience both times. The skipper, Chris, is the owner/operator and he told us that he conducts and narrates every tour from May through October. He grew up in Big Bear and gives...More

Thank suzannmac
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had an excellent time touring Big Bear Lake aboard the Big Bear Queen. The captain provided a detailed history of Big Bear Lake, the surrounding landscape and the numerous beautiful vacation homes and cabins along the lake shore. The price for...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no better place to be in the summertime than on Captain Chris's boat. He loves to share the history of the lake, as he grew up in Big Bear. I love that his boat has an open upper deck, giving the most amazing...More

Thank UCWino
Reviewed 8 November 2016

this is great cruise. They serve drinks and snacks on board. You can sit either deck. the information is wonderful, ask questions and see if the guest knows. They point out who lives where past to the future. Lots of information and relaxing cruise. no...More

Thank 127charley
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

For a leisurely one and a half hours we cruise around 23 miles of Big Bear Lake Shoreline and learn about its history and just enjoy the fantastic summer weather on Big Bear Lake.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We really liked the intimate size of the Queen. It was very clean. No bathroom facilities or snack bar but you can bring snacks and drinks on board with you. The narrator and captain is Chris, the owner who was very knowledgeable about Big Bear...More

Thank Soul E
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Last year this tour outfit supported an outing on the lake for real estate professionals, our Big Bear friends being in that industry. The tour was very pleasant, the tour company accommodated a band and a bunch of happy realtors. Very enjoyable.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 24 October 2015

If you want a Disneyland Ride on the Lake, take the Big Bear Queen Tour on Big Bear Lake, Ca. with Captain Chris Bellows. What Fun!! I’ve taken the cruise before, but every time it is different. He knows all of the History and the...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Our friends who live in the area suggested that this attraction was worth it (and it was). The boat itself is a little dated but sitting on the top deck gave one a wonderful view of the lake and its surroundings. The captain of the...More

1  Thank R_n_R_Travellers
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The tour of the lake was well presented by Captain Chris. He was well informed and communicated all interesting points of the lake. A well spend hour and half, however, I strongly recommend that you use the bathroom before boarding as he does not have...More

2  Thank Klara C
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