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Snowboarding at Great Bear



Snowboarding at Great Bear in Sioux Falls, SD

Shredding Heaven for Snowboarders.

Our variety of slopes and unique terrain park make Great Bear Ski Valley a snowboarder’s favorite destination. And with our advanced snowmaking equipment, you’ll be able to enjoy your sport all winter long. After snowboarding, come inside The Lodge and enjoy a nice cup of hot cocoa or some delicious food items by the fire. Have more fun this winter and buy your season pass today!

Daily Rates

Winter Group Rates

Down Hill Snowboarding

Our 14 trails of downhill slopes provide the perfect winter playground for snowboarders, regardless of skill level. Great Bear features a state-of-the-art learning area and a new, faster conveyor surface lift make the trip to the top faster, increasing your time on the slope.

Grizzly Terrain Park

Wall rides, rails, table tops and boxes make Great Bear’s self-contained terrain park a must ride for snowboarders of all skill levels.

Adult Ski and Snowboard League

Every Wednesday night the young at heart take over the slopes! Join us and make some turns, run some gates, and have some laughs in this social ski / snowboard  league. Enjoy beverage specials in the Bears Den Lounge, visit with your friends, make new friends, or just come out and have some fun! Find us on  Facebook at Wednesday Night Adult Ski and Snowboard League.

SnowSports School

Whether you’re experienced or a total beginner, the experts at the Great Bear SnowSports School can transform your winter by teaching you to ski or snowboard. Our teaching methods follow the American Teaching System, from the Professional Ski Instructors of America. Our professional staff of downhill and snowboard instructors focuses on a positive environment fostering progress at your own pace.

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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! Click HERE to see the fun.

Lazer Tubing - January 5, 2019

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Lazer Tubing - January 26, 2019

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Lazer Tubing - February 9, 2019

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Lazer Tubing - February 23, 2019

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Lazer Tubing - March 2, 2019

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