Keeping Bear Valley residents
informed and involved.


Bear Valley Residents ,Inc.. (BVRI) was established under the Articles of Incorporation when the Bear Valley village  was initially developed.   Bear Valley Residents, Inc. is a non-profit organization formed for the benefit of Bear Valley property owners (and non-property owners) who wish to join. The main responsibilities of BVRI, Inc. are the oversight of the CC&Rs and the use of Bear Lake, but read about other benefits below.

BVRI Membership for 2018 is closed. BVRI Membership for 2019 will be open starting March 1. Stay tuned for announcements about when and how to join BVRI.

BVRI Annual Membership Dues

The BVRI annual membership dues are $125  ($110 if paid by May 31).

The annual dues  cover an entire household.

  • Joint Owners: Membership dues are based on property owned, not on number of owners associated with that property; all joint owners are considered members in good standing once dues are paid on a given property by one of the joint owners. For voting purposes there can be only one vote per lot.
  • Owners of more than one lot: Owners of more than one property who wish to pay membership dues for each property owned must fill out a separate membership for for each property. You will need to do this if you want a vote for each property you own.

Benefits of joining BVRI,Inc

  • Use of Bear Lake for swimming
  • Use of Bear Lake for boating
  • Use of Bear Lake for fishing
  • Voting privileges for electing BVRI Board members (if dues are paid by December 31)
  • Representation at the county level
  • Free use of Lodge pool

What the Dues Support

  • The enforcement of the  CC&R’s and design standards.
  • Cost of insurance for the use of Bear Lake.
  • The purchase of sand for the beaches and the maintenance of said beaches;
  • Financial support for the annual summer picnic.
  • A vigorous forestry education and management program.
  • Support for  community activities like the Bear Valley Music Festival, the New Year’s fireworks,  wi-fi improvement in the village, etc.
  • The maintenance of the BVRI website,, a source of information for the community.
  • Maintenance of the BVRI financial system.
  • The on-line E-blast system for communicating timely and important information to the community.  E-blast Sign Up Form


Next BVRI Board Meeting:

Date: February 23, 2019

Time: 4:00 pm

Location: Library

Upcoming Events

FREE Yoga  Mondays and Wednesdays 12:00-1:30  in the library. Mats, straps etc. provided if you don’t have your own.

Sites to check to see what’s happening in Bear Valley.

Bear Valley Mountain Resort 

Mountain and Village Dining Schedule  Go to Plan Your Visit,  Dining in the Village

Bear Valley Business Association sponsored events.

Keep your eye out for postings on Bear Valley Nextdoor.

Bear Valley Trails for information on ways to get involved in maintaining and building new local Bear Valley trails.