Big Bear Dam Keepers House, CA

US Forest Service

Big Bear Dam Keepers House

In October of 1890, the historic Dam Keeper’s House was built using hand-cut granite blocks from the same quarry that provided the stones for the first dam. For nearly a century, this was home to...[more]



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From the Big Bear area, the access road is roughly 3/10 of a mile East of State 38 on Highway 18. 

The access road is on the South side of State Highway 18.

Follow the access road to the Dam Keepers House on your right.

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