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The Lodge at Great Bear Ski Valley

Relax and Refuel in Our Comfortable Lodge.

Make your day at Great Bear even better by visiting our warm and inviting Lodge. Featuring a wide selection of warm food and hot and cold beverages, the Lodge provides the perfect way to fuel a fun day. So, kick back and relax in front of a roaring fire or watch one of our multiple televisions in the charming comfort of The Lodge at Great Bear Ski Valley. Great Bear does request that no outside food or beverage be brought into the chalet.

The Lodge at Great Bear offers:

  • Hot and Cold Foods
  • Beverages (drink specials on select days) 
  • Tables and Seats
  • Fireplace
  • Televisions
  • Restrooms
  • ADA Compliant Facility (elevator available) 

Our banquet rooms at the Lodge look over the beginner ski area (bunny hill) and the Kirby Family Tubing Park, so you can watch your family or friends with their first ski or snowboard experience or watch them have fun tubing down our newly improved tubing hill. 

The Lodge at Great Bear Ski Valley is the perfect place for your next private event. We have both indoor and outdoor spaces and full catering options.  We can provide services for birthday parties, weddings (ceremony and reception), corporate events and team building exercises, tubing parties, family reunions, class reunions and any type of event you can think of.

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Winter Menu

Great food and drinks are all part of a great day at Great Bear. The Lodge opens with the winter season which usually begins around the beginning of December and runs through mid March (weather dependent). Click on one of the menu options below to see what all we offer.

Great Bear Breakfast

Breakfast Menu

  • 2 Eggs, Sausage or Bacon
  • 2 Eggs, Sausage or Bacon and Hashbrowns
  • Egg & Sausage Crossiant
  • Biscuits & Gravy
  • Breakfast Pizza
  • Breakfast Burrito
  • Pancakes
  • French Toast
  • Cinnobabies
  • Bacon
  • Fruit
  • Toast
Great Bear Pizza

Lunch/Dinner Menu

  • Hot Stuff Pizza
  • Hamburger
  • Cheeseburger
  • Bacon Cheeseburger
  • Chicken Strips
  • Grilled Chicken Breast Sandwich
  • Chicken Breast Wrap
  • Chicken Strip Wrap
  • Quesadilla
  • Grizzly Dog
  • Salad
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Snack Menu

  • Cheeseballs
  • Waffle Fries (Large)
  • Waffle Fries (Small)
  • Krinkle Kut Fries (Large)
  • Krinkle Kut Fries (Small)
  • Pretzel
  • Pretzel with Cinnamon and Sugar
  • Mini Corn Dogs
  • Cheese Fries (Large)
  • Cheese Fries (Small)
  • Chili Fries
  • Super Nachos
  • Nachos
  • Scotch A Roos
  • Giant Cookies
  • Frips
  • Fruit
  • Yogurt
Fountain Pop At Great Bear

Beverage Menu

  • Fountain Pop (Large) 
  • Fountain Pop (Small)
  • Bottled Water
  • Gatorade
  • Amp
  • Rockstar
  • Calypso
  • Nesquik (Large)
  • Nesquik (Small)
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Coffee
  • Cappuccino
  • Juice
  • Hot Cider

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Great Bear - Physical Address

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Great Bear is a great place to learn how to ski. We rent the best equipment so you can have the best day on the slopes. Our downhill and cross country ski rentals are industry-leading Rossingnol products. We also offer snowboard and adaptive ski equipment at affordable rates. Combined with an affordable season pass for your favorite area or an all-area pass, you never have to miss a second of the excitement this winter. Adaptive Ski Equipment – Great Bear has a limited supply of adaptive ski equipment available to the public at no charge. Please call 605-367-6031 for further information. day-1.jpg tubing.jpg