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Big Bear Discovery Center 01

40971 Hwy 38/North Shore Drive · Fawnskin, CA

How to find us

We will be meeting in the Amphitheater (park near the back of the parking lot.)

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Big Bear Mountain Operation

Off Road Navigation and Communication
June 8-9

Learn more about the CHALLENGE (

Rendezvous time: 0900 hours

Rendezvous location: the amphitheater at the Big Bear Discovery Center.
40971 Hwy 38/North Shore Drive, Fawnskin, CA

Event Documents (PDFs) follow link;

We will be using more of the mountain to explore, navigate and communicate our way through a newly devised geotactical course. This will be the second time Land Ops will be conducting our nav-comm exercises in Big Bear and you can expect a more refined and sophisticated op.

Two Tactical Ops;

Nav-Comm Recovery Op
Land Ops / Surefire Joint Tactical Night Op

New Operators

You are encouraged to attend this second mountain operation conducted by Land Ops. We will be tent and trailer camping, but the orientation and exercise areas are not far from town. If anyone wants to stay in town over night you can meet up with us for the ops.

There are over $1200 in prizes and raffle tickets are only $2 each.
You can buy tickets online in advance to support the group and have a chance to win lots of awesome prizes from our sponsors and Land Ops. click here (

More Information will be posted on this site as the event approaches.

Base of Operations

We will be using Hanna Flats Campground for our Base Camp. As of 9Mar13 the campground is wide open for reservations which can be made at (

Make your reservations early, once the weather warms up everyone's thoughts turn to camping and the campground will fill up quickly.

ADVENTURE PASSES ARE NOT REQUIRED ON JUNE 8. However, if you plan to be on the trails either before or after this date you better get a pass. Here's where you can buy then ahead of time.