Arnold Black Bear Inn

The Black Bear Inn is your perfect home base for recreation!  Beautiful Sequoias, amazing scenery, and manicured gardens throughout 1.3 acres – all for your enjoyment.

Room rates include a full Chefʼs breakfast daily and local wines with a customized cheese & charcuterie plate every evening. The Black Bear Inn is close to restaurants, wineries, golf courses, skiing, antique shops, galleries, apparel and gift shops.

At 4,000 feet, you can head down the mountain for wine-tasting, entertainment, and great shopping. A truly year round destination!

We also host/cater small and large events (weddings, family reunions, special birthday and anniversary weekends, etc.).

Contact us for a personal tour.

Cedar Creek Realty

We know the mountains!
Mountain living is a unique experience. At Cedar Creek Realty, our staff offers both the local knowledge and the big city expertise to handle the real estate needs of full-time residents and second homeowners from the Bay Area. Every property has its history of ownership, slope nuances, and unique characteristics. We combine our insider perspective with extensive experience, garnered all across California, in the full range of real estate services from sales and marketing to rentals and property management.

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Above and Beyond Travel

Building memories, one vacation at a time.  Browse or search through our site (which is filled with the most comprehensive and up-to-date specials available) to see the wide variety of trips we offer and then contact us so we can help you narrow in on the perfect trip. We’re looking forward to making your next trip a memorable and enjoyable one, so contact us today and get packing! Need a gift idea…We sell “Travel Gift Certificates”. Call to get yours!

Cruises, Tours, Vacation packages, Resorts and more.
Reservations: 866-476-7476
Fax: 866-524-6305

Mountain Retreat Resort

Nestled in the quiet Sierra Pines of Arnold, California in Calaveras County, Mountain Retreat is a 2 to 4 hour drive from Lake Tahoe, 3 hours from Yosemite, and 3 hours from most San Francisco Bay Area locations. The condominiums are duplex style (one style, the Calistoga, is a triplex) with numerous stairs that afford optimum privacy.

Arnold, California is located in the heart of Gold Rush country with many historic places to go sight seeing throughout the year. The area abounds with numerous award-winning wineries that are open year round for wine tasting. Outdoor sports close to the resort range from golfing, skiing, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, cave exploration, tubing, sledding and boating, depending on season of course.

Big Trees State Park is less than 5 miles from the resort with some of the biggest trees on earth. For those who wish to relax in a quiet mountain forest atmosphere, Mountain Retreat is the perfect place to be.


Bear Valley Real Estate

Bear Valley Vacation Rentals provides high country accommodations year round for outstanding vacation opportunities in the heart of the central Sierra Nevada. Set in the midst of over one million acres of Wilderness and National Forest lands, Bear Valley is part of Alpine county, California’s least populated county.

Located 25 miles east of Arnold on the Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway, we are only 3 hours from the Bay Area or Sacramento. At 7,000 feet elevation, the area averages over 30 feet of snow each winter.

Bear Valley Mountain Resort offers versatile downhill skiing and snowboarding, lift accessed back-country skiing, and telemark skiing.

Bear Valley Cross Country is one of the largest cross country trail systems in the U.S.

Bear Valley Snowmobile offers snowmobile rentals and groomed trails. Summer months are enjoyed by outdoor enthusiasts looking for the path less traveled.

Summer activities include kayaking, mountain biking, swimming, fishing, hiking, a disc golf course, tennis and the Bear Valley Music Festival.

Bear Valley Adventure Co. rents kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and bikes.

Coldwell Banker

Welcome to Coldwell Banker Action Realty’s online real estate presence. We are conveniently located in the town of Arnold , on Highway 4, in the beautiful Sierra Foothills of Northern California between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park near Bear Valley ski resort. At 4,000 feet, we enjoy the majesty of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and statuesque Big Trees State Park in Stanislaus National Forest. This is God’s Country complete with hiking, golf, tennis, skiing, swimming, boating, wine tasting and much, much more.

At Coldwell Banker Action Realty we don’t expect you to know your way around the real estate market. That’s why we have a team of highly skilled professional agents who are trained to be your “personal map.”  Our agents do everything they can to guide their clients in this ever changing real estate market. From buying your dream vacation cabin, to relocating here  permanently our agents are very knowledgeable about our real estate market. If you are interested in listing your home with one of  our agents, please feel free to contact us for a free market price opinion. We can  show you our nationwide marketing plan.

We list and sell real estate in Calaveras County inclusive of Copperopolis, Angels Camp, Murphys, Forest Meadows, Hathaway Pines, Arnold, Dorrington, Camp Connell, Cottage Springs, Sky High Ranch, Tamarack, Sherman Acres and Bear Valley.

Coldwell Banker has been around longer than any other real estate agency with nationwide resources helping families find the property of their dreams.  Let our agents experience work for you, so you can experience the beauty of the Sierra and the Gold Country.

From the wine country of the foothills to the snow-capped Sierra mountain peaks at Bear Valley Ski Resort, our real estate market has plenty to offer and Coldwell Banker Action Realty is the place to help you discover our many Real Estate opportunities. For your next vacation, plan to rent one of our cabins or better yet; purchase a cabin to have a permanent mountain getaway and investment.

Dorrington Realty

Dorrington Realty would like to welcome you to a friendly, small town atmosphere in the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Ours is a full service office offering a professional staff dedicated to help you buy or sell your home or lot.  We are experts in the Scenic Highway 4 corridor, including Big Trees Village, Snow Shoe Springs, Blue Lake Springs, Lake Mont Pines, Lilac Park, Fly In’ Acres and other local developments located in our area.

We offer free, no obligation market analysis of your home or lot.  For your convenience, we offer wireless internet access, faxing, copy and scanning services, and maps of the area for your use.  Our commitment is to make you a life long client and to provide you with the best services available in the industry today.

Century 21 Properties

  • National Advertising campaigns on T.V., magazines and radio (ESPN, A&E, Discovery, USA, Lifetime, Learning, History, Animal Planet, Weather, Turner Sports, FOX Sports, Comedy and E!)
  • National Promotion and Sponsorship including; Major League Baseball (MLB), Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), MLB Home Run Derby
  • World Wide CENTURY 21 Buyer & Seller Referral Network System
  • CENTURY 21 Mortgage Company
  • CENTURY 21 Home Warranty Protection Plans
  • Exclusive Tri-County CENTURY 21 Real Estate Magazine (Amador, Calaveras & Tuolumne)
  • CENTURY 21 Sierra Foothill Referral Network
  • Homes and Real Estate Magazine Advertisement
  • Highly Recognized Gold Post Colonial Signs
  • Active Vacation Rental and Property Management Company
  • Member of Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center
  • Active member of GABA (Greater Arnold Business Association)
  • Active member of MBA (Murphys Business Association)
  • Support and Sponsorship of local youth sports, Miss Calaveras & Irish Days
  • Schedule and Promotion of Open Houses
  • Sponsor of “Adopt-A-Highway” program
  • Knowledgeable Full Time Agents (Over 175 years experience)
  • 2014

Bear Valley Mountain Resort

Since 1967 the ski and snowboard area has been the choice for snow sports enthusiasts of all ages. From the beginner runs, easily visible from the lodge, to Grizz, backside and mile-long trails to the village, Bear Valley Mountain has terrain to suit any level. Beginners to Advanced Bear Valley is the ideal mountain whether it’s your first experience to the snow or you’re a die hard powder hound.

Barry Ward Realty

Barry Ward Realty opened in 1986, and is built on Barry’s 30-plus years of experience in Calaveras County real estate. From the beginning, this unique local company has been about staying small and independent to better serve its customers. It combines all the technological advances and marketing savvy of larger franchises with a personal touch that only a small team of quality professionals can provide. At Barry Ward Realty, the emphasis on teamwork is heightened. Than means when you work with this unique team of dedicated agents and support staff, you will always find someone available to answer your questions and provide the information you need to make the most of your home purchase or sale.