Road Conditions and Alerts

Current Road Conditions

Emergency Advisory

During an emergency (i.e., Fire, Earthquake, etc.), Mountain Transit is under the authority of the Sheriff and/or Fire Department.  Mountain Transit does not coordinate evacuations.  Residents are advised to listen to KBHR (93.3) radio for information regarding evacuations and updates during incidents.  It is recommended that mountain residents keep a battery operated radio on hand to be used during emergencies.

Weather Forecast from the National Weather Service: Big Bear, CA; Crestline, CA

Highway conditions from Caltrans: Highways 18, 38, 138, 215, 330)

San Bernardino/Riverside Area Conditions Map

Big Bear Route 5 Off the Mountain Delay 3/12/2019- service disruption-2nd OTM run at 11:00am

Affected routes: Big Bear OTM Route 5

Due to weather related road conditions and delays, Big Bear route 5 Off the Mountain (OTM) schedule has been significantly impacted in reaching San Bernardino on the first off the mountain run of the day. Route 5 OTM run two will not run as scheduled at 11:00 am. Route 5 Service will resume in time for the third OTM run of the day leaving Vons at 4:00pm and is scheduled to arrive at the San Bernardino Transit Center at 5:34 pm.

Riders should be mindful that traffic delays and road conditions may cause further delays in service. Please check back often for updates on service disruptions, or download our to track your bus approach in real time.


Mountain Transit Route 13 OTM demonstration route from Big Bear to Victorville ends April 26, 2019

Affected routes: Big Bear OTM Route 13

Effective Friday April 26,2019,  Mountain Transit’s demonstration Route 13 From Big Bear Lake to Lucerne, Apple Valley and Victorville will discontinue service due to low ridership.   Route 13 will continue to run as scheduled until then on Tuesdays and Fridays.

For additional information and questions please call 909-878-5200

Big Bear Mountain Resort is open and Mountain Transit can take you there FREE!

Show your Season Pass, IKON Pass, Employee ID or Day Pass on all Mountain Transit’s Big Bear Fixed Routes, including the Weekend Trolley and Off the Mountain Routes FREE!  Routes 1, 3, 11, 5, 7, 9, 11 and 13 are all FREE for pass holders and employees thanks to Big Bear Mountain Resorts!