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Snow Tubing Great Bear

Snow Tubing

Snow Tubing

Snow Tubing at Great Bear in Sioux Falls, SD

The Kirby Family Tubing Park

Tubing is great family fun. You do not need to have any experience with skiing or snowboarding to enjoy tubing at Great Bear. Anyone can tube! After tubing, come inside The Lodge and enjoy a nice cup of hot cocoa or some delicious food items by the fire. Buy your season pass today!

Now featuring 12 lanes of FUN!

Daily Rates

Tuesday through Thursday (3 pm – 9 pm)


Friday (3 pm – 10 pm)


Weekends & School Holidays:


Morning Session (9 am – 12 pm)


Afternoon Session (12 pm – 5 pm)


Evening Session (5 pm – 9 pm)


All day (unlimited time)


Great Bear Ski Valley recommends that for safety reasons, pregnant women and children aged 4 and under or under 42 inches tall do not tube.  The use of helmets is also recommended, but not required. Rental helmets are available at Guest Services. All tubers must purchase a tube ticket and only one person is allowed per tube.

Group Events

Great Bear is a great place to for group outings and events. Pricing is available for: 

  • Birthday Parties at Great Bear
  • Church Groups
  • Corporate Team Building 
  • Kids Athletic Parties 
  • Kids Celebration Parties 
  • Christmas Celebrations 
  • After-School Groups

Take advantage of discounted group rates on lift tickets, rental and lessons.

Call us for more information at 605-367-7317 or email Jill Lerdal, our events coordinator, at 


Season Passes

Don’t miss out on a second of the excitement this winter. A season pass pays for itself in just a few visits.

Visit our  Sister Area Page  and check out other areas in the Midwest that honor Great Bear season passes! In addition, season pass holders recieve 10% off regularly priced items at Sun N Fun Specialty Sports and 10% off retails items at Great Bear (must present pass at check out). 

Single Skiing & Snowboarding Season Pass

Use this pass 11 times and it’s paid for!
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Single All Area Season Pass

The one pass that does it all, skiing, snowboarding and tubing!
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Single Tubing Season Pass

Enjoy tubing all season long!
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Family Skiing & Snowboarding Season Pass

Fun for the whole family!

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Family All Area Season Pass

Four Season Passes to ski, snowboard and tube for One Family.

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Family Tubing Season Pass

Four season passes for one family.
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Rental Equipment Season Pass

Rent your skis or snowboard from Great Bear this winter!
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Fill A Chair Pass (online special)

Buy 4 individual season passes on 1 order and SAVE on each!
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Punch Cards

Ten use transferable ski and snowboard lift ticket punch cards
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Gift Cards

Great Bear gift cards are good for lift tickets, rentals, lessons, food products and retail store items.

$100 Gift Card

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$80 Gift Card

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$60 Gift Card

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$40 Gift Card

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$20 Gift Card

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Lazer Tubing

Lazer tubing is back! Join us for a cosmic experience of lights, music and fun! This year  we will hold 5 session (weather permitting) on January 5  and 26, February 9 and 23, and March 2. All sessions run from 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm. 

Tickets are limited and only available online, reserve your spot today!

Tickets purchased will be available the night of the event at 9 pm  and are to be claimed by presenting the confirmation email at Guest Services. Tickets are non-refundable, unless Great Bear Ski Valley cancels the event due to inclement weather or other unavoidable circumstances. 

Click HERE to see the fun.

Lazer Tubing - March 2, 2019

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