Lake Arrowhead, CA, USA

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Lake Arrowhead, CA, USA

Lake Arrowhead vacation rentals

Vacation in a Heavenly Home in Lake Arrowhead

If you're planning a trip to Lake Arrowhead, you'll have a diverse selection of homes, cabins, historic cottages and chalets, condominiums, and more to accommodate your stay. Whether you have a passion for skiing, water-related activities, or dream of long lounging hours in the temperate sun, Lake Arrowhead, conveniently located in the heart of the Inland Empire, is a perfect destination. Let's ponder the possibilities for exhilarating fun and relaxing rejuvenation in this pristine land of enchantment.

Winter Activities

Tourists from around the world wait impatiently for the snow to fall in Lake Arrowhead so they can take advantage of a myriad of fun winter activities. Skiing, sledding, snowboarding, and snowmobiling are natural winter attractions. When weather permits, you can experience the thrills of hang gliding and paragliding or hike an assortment of trails to have an intimate experience with nature and the abundant wildlife that abounds throughout Lake Arrowhead. Other popular winter pastimes for tourists and locals include:

  • Bowling
  • Camping
  • Cinema
  • Fishing
  • Salon and spa preening
  • Rest, reading, and relaxation
  • Fine and casual dining

Summer Activities

Lake Arrowhead is bursting with fun activities during the season of sun with a series of free summer concerts, art and wine festivals, beach club activities, and golf along with dock parties and cookouts. Boating, sailing, fishing, water-skiing, boogie boarding, and swimming, and sun bathing are popular summer water activities, and Lake Arrowhead hosts the largest Oktoberfest in America in the autumn. Higher elevations offer ski racing, and hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, horseback riding, and camping are enjoyed by many who long to feel closer to nature. Other featured summer activities include:

  • Helicopter tours
  • Home tours
  • Off-roading
  • Car shows
  • Antique Wooden Boat show

Family Activities

The Rim of the World Historical Society Museum is open on weekends throughout the summer season. Wildhaven Ranch is a wildlife sanctuary, education, and visitor center where couples and families enjoy encountering and learning about endangered and indigenous wild animals, and The Children's Forest is provides families with a joyous learning experience. The Mountain Skies Astronomical Society Astronomy Village has a calendar of events to delight stargazers from March through October, and The Arrowhead Arts Association sponsors high-quality musical performances throughout the season.

Year-Round Activities

The Arrowhead Queen Lake Tour provides four seasons of viewing, and when weather permits, guests can experience high adventure thrills by hang gliding and paragliding. Factory outlets, boutiques, restaurants, salons and spas are available year round, along with:
  • Fishing
  • Cinema
  • Trail Hiking


Visitors to Lake Arrowhead, California, are treated to four distinct seasons. This unique climate experiences approximately 300 days of sunshine per year with plenty of precipitation between October and March. Enjoy cool, temperate summers that range from 81 to 57-degrees in the summer and 44 to 30-degrees in the winter. Guests are privy to exquisite beauty all year as the seasons turn and present their unique displays of splendor.

How to Get There

If you're traveling to Lake Arrowhead in your private car or a rental, you'll be grateful to have four-wheel drive to maneuver challenging mountain roads, and in the winter, chains are crucial. If you're planning a wedding or formal event, Lake Arrowhead Limo offers Limousines and comprehensive services that include:

  • Wedding officiants
  • Bartenders
  • Wait staff

Once you're settled in, you can conveniently tour the town on the Mountain Area Regional Transit Authority, also known simply as MARTA.

Attractions In and Around Lake Arrowhead

Looking for places to see while you're in Lake Arrowhead? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Splash Kingdom, Fiesta Village Family Fun Park and Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches like Swim Beach and green spaces such as Strawberry Peak Fire Lookout and Lake Gregory Regional Park. Winter activities you might appreciate include visiting Snow Summit.

You can take a shopping trip to Lake Arrowhead Village, Inland Center Mall and The Mall of Victor Valley. Activities around the area include Big Bear Marina, Pine Knot Marina and Santa Ana River Trail. You may also want to visit Mojave River Forks Regional Park, San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino or San Bernardino Soccer Complex.