Alert: UPDATE Winter Service disruptions 12/27/19 11:47 am- limited service resumed in RIM , Limited service for ROUTE5 OTM

Affected routes: Valley of Enchantment - Crestline - Lake Arrowhead Lake Arrowhead - Running Springs Big Bear OTM Route 5 RIM OTM Route 6

Winter service disruptions UPDATE 11:47 am: Rim  area Updates to service:

Route 2 will resume limited service, however, due to trees still in the road in Valley of Enchantment, Route 2 can only go as far as Toptown Stop #282 at Linders Tires and Stop #314 Toptown (Hilltop Liquor). There is still no service to VOE at this time.

Route 6 Off the Mountain (OTM) will resume service for OTM (run) 3 and 4 at 12:45

Route 4 Service between Running Springs and Lake Arrowhead will resume at 12:45 from Lake Arrowhead

Rim Dial a Ride (DAR) will resume at 12:30pm

Thank you for your patience as we get buses back on the road as conditions allow.

Winter service disruptions UPDATE 8:43am: Big Bear Off the Mountain Route 5 Made a successful (slow but steady) Run Off the Mountain this morning, however, route 5 OTM (run ) 2. will be suspended this afternoon. Route 5 OTM 3 will run as scheduled down the Mountain and back up.

RIM Service is still suspended, we are monitoring road conditions carefully and will resume service as soon as possible. The sun is currently shining bright and we are hopeful to resume safe service soon.

 

Rim Service disruptions 12/27/19 4:36 am-  Due to R3 Chain, road and weather conditions, there will be no bus service for Mountain Transit routes 2, 4 and 6 (off the mountain service to San Bernardino)  AND Dial a Ride in RIM area. We will put buses and drivers back on the road as soon as it is safe to do so. Mountain Transit buses are not allowed to run in R3 conditions.

All Service in Big Bear is still running as scheduled , HOWEVER, Riders should expect delays due to weather and road conditions.  It is an exercise in patience all around. Please, do yourself a favor and  download  our Doublemap Bus tracking app in advance so you can see your bus approach in real time without  waiting in snow wondering. Please keep in mind, service may be late as if road traffic is not moving our buses are not moving. Please be patient and plan appropriately.