• Stay in touch!

    Stay in touch!

    Winter is upon us here at the bear! We still don’t have an opening date in mind but you can keep checking back for more information. When we know, you’ll know!! Follow us on all the social media avenues. Facebook.com/greatbearpark Snapchat: greatbearpark Instagram: @greatbearrec Twitter @greatbear1

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  • A Park for All Seasons

    Welcome to Great Bear Recreation ParkA Park for All Seasons

    Now is a great time to get out and have some fun. From flying down the mountain to getting back to nature on our over 12 kilometers of hiking trails, Great Bear Recreation Park is South Dakota’s year round destination for a great time in the great outdoors. We are also a great place to host your wedding and other events! Summer/Fall Hours are 8:00 am to Dusk.

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  • You Can Win 1 of 4 Winter Get Away Packages

    Register to WinYou Can Win 1 of 4 Winter Get Away Packages

    Package includes a 1 night stay at the Homewood Suites by Hilton located in Sioux Falls at Interstate 229 and Louise, a $50.00 gift certificate to a local Sioux Falls restaurant, 2 tickets to the Sioux Falls Stampede, lift and rental packages and tubing passes to the Kirby Family Tubing Park at Great Bear Ski Valley!

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Great Bear Season Passes

Great Christmas Present! Great Bear Season Passes

Great Bear Season Passes are available to purchase online for the 2015-2016 season.
  • Tubing
  • Skiing and Snowboarding
  • All Area - includes tubing, skiing & snowboarding
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Make business a pleasure

Modern meeting spaceMake business a pleasure

Great Bear Park is the perfect location for big or small meetings or business retreats.
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Today\'s Forecast

Today's Forecast

Wondering what to wear today? Get the latest forecast for the Sioux Falls, SD area. If you have any questions about what you should wear, feel free to contact us.
Great Bear is 50 years old

Celebrate 50 years of FUN!Great Bear is 50 years old

Can you believe it, Great Bear has been delivering 50 years of FUN! Join us January 7th 2016 from 5pm - 7pm for our 50th anniversary reception
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The natural choice for your big event

Event VenueThe natural choice for your big event

From weddings to reunions and parties, Great Bear is the picture-perfect setting. We can provide a beautiful place and the perfect meal for any occasion.
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