Fawnskin


Fawnskin is an unincorporated community in San Bernardino County, California. Its altitude is 6,827 feet. The community has a post office, which was established on May 18, 1918. The Zip code for the area is 92333.

The small township was once an artists' colony, which attracted artisans, musicians, composers and actors from the Los Angeles area. Mountain travelers in the 19th century came to the Big Bear Valley through Fawnskin on the rough road by stagecoach and later motorcars.

Gold miners, loggers, and hunters were drawn to the adjacent Holcomb Valley during the 19th century. The Native American legend about how the town got its name has been turned into the urban legend. The Anglo version is that hunters discovered deer (fawn) skins stretched out to dry in the sun. Hence, the area became known as Fawn Skin and later Fawnskin.

Fawnskin has two public boat launch ramps to Big Bear Lake, various access points to the National Forest (Woodland Interpretive Trail, Cougar Crest Trail, Gray's Peak), the Alpine Pedal Path, as well as the Big Bear Discovery Center.

The town also claims the only "honest" election in the nation. Anyone can vote for the Fawnskin Mayor; votes are donations of a quarter. The candidate who wins is the one who raises the most money. Hence, the town "buys" their politicians.

Today, Fawnskin is designated as a protective habitat for golden and American bald eagles. They return annually to the valley from November to April.


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  1. Photo of 39372 Cedar Dell Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3185064)
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    1 bed,  1.5 baths
    711 sqft   lot 6,499 sqft
    MLS 3185064
  2. Photo of 1245 Fawnskin Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3184983)
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    3 beds,  3 baths
    1,696 sqft   lot 31,105 sqft
    MLS 3184983
  3. Photo of 1010 Cherokee Street, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3184929)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,637 sqft   lot 5,196 sqft
    MLS 3184929
  4. Photo of 1087 Brookside Lane, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3184920)
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    2 beds,  1.5 baths
    1,280 sqft   lot 5,249 sqft
    MLS 3184920
  5. Photo of 42379 North Shore Drive, Big Bear, CA 92333 (MLS # CV18102866)
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    4 beds,  4 baths
    2,670 sqft   lot 11,467 sqft
    MLS CV18102866
  6. Photo of 39025 North Shore Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3184818)
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    2 beds,  1 bath
    1,104 sqft   lot 11,999 sqft
    MLS 3184818
  7. Photo of 1179 Ridge Road, Big Bear, CA 92333 (MLS # EV18096681)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,384 sqft   lot 7,773 sqft
    MLS EV18096681
  8. Photo of 1179 Ridge Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3183764)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,384 sqft   lot 7,773 sqft
    MLS 3183764
  9. Photo of 277 Pine Oak Lane, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3183749)
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    1 bed,  1 bath
    576 sqft  
    MLS 3183749
  10. Photo of 39421 North Shore Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3183722)
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    3 beds,  2.25 baths
    1,992 sqft   lot 5,888 sqft
    MLS 3183722
  11. Photo of 1044 Cherokee Street, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # RS18087192)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,914 sqft   lot 5,274 sqft
    MLS RS18087192
  12. Photo of 39421 N Shore N Drive, Big Bear, CA 92333 (MLS # PW18072425)
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    3 beds,  3 baths
    1,992 sqft   lot 5,888 sqft
    MLS PW18072425
  13. Photo of 1068 Cherokee Street, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # IV18064257)
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    6 beds,  4 baths
    3,000 sqft   lot 5,820 sqft
    MLS IV18064257
  14. Photo of 1097 Bruin Trail, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3182410)
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    2 beds,  1 bath
    728 sqft   lot 6,899 sqft
    MLS 3182410
  15. Photo of 39534 North Shore, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3181221)
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    2 beds,  1 bath
    966 sqft   lot 8,399 sqft
    MLS 3181221
  16. Photo of 39621 Oakglen Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 218004660DA)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,764 sqft   lot 13,567 sqft
    MLS 218004660DA
  17. Photo of 39170 Arapahoe Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3180047)
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    2 beds,  1 bath
    624 sqft   lot 11,393 sqft
    MLS 3180047
  18. Photo of 39590 Oakglen Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3180013)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,984 sqft   lot 17,800 sqft
    MLS 3180013
  19. Photo of 39590 Oakglen Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # EV18003632)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,984 sqft   lot 17,800 sqft
    MLS EV18003632
  20. Photo of 39318 Garden Place, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # EV18078465)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,593 sqft   lot 8,941 sqft
    MLS EV18078465
  21. Photo of 39318 Garden Place, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3174004)
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    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,593 sqft   lot 8,712 sqft
    MLS 3174004
  22. Photo of 978 Deer Trail Lane, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # EV17218711)
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    5 beds,  6 baths
    4,847 sqft   lot 11,400 sqft
    MLS EV17218711
  23. Photo of 978 Deer Trail Lane, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3173975)
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    5 beds,  6 baths
    4,847 sqft   lot 11,400 sqft
    MLS 3173975
  24. Photo of 39391 N Lodge Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # EV17156937)
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    5 beds,  6 baths
    4,755 sqft   lot 10,202 sqft
    MLS EV17156937
  25. Photo of 39391 North Lodge Road, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3173391)
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    5 beds,  5.5 baths
    4,755 sqft   lot 10,202 sqft
    MLS 3173391
  26. Photo of 39474 Clinemiller Place, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3173197)
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    6 beds,  3 baths
    1,513 sqft   lot 15,000 sqft
    MLS 3173197
  27. Photo of 39085 North Shore Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3171844)
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    5 beds,  5 baths
    4,216 sqft   lot 25,630 sqft
    MLS 3171844
  28. Photo of 319 Big Bear Trail ( North Shore Dr.) Trail, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3171811)
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    3 beds,  1.75 baths
    1,045 sqft  
    MLS 3171811
  29. Photo of 38552 North Shore Drive, Big Bear, CA 92333 (MLS # EV17066239)
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    4 beds,  2 baths
    1,675 sqft   lot 6,849 sqft
    MLS EV17066239
  30. Photo of 38552 North Shore Drive, Fawnskin, CA 92333 (MLS # 3171438)
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    4 beds,  2 baths
    1,675 sqft   lot 6,849 sqft
    MLS 3171438
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