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A Great Place for a Great Event.

Plan on having a great event when you choose The Lodge at Great Bear as your venue. Featuring both indoor and outdoor spaces and full catering options, including beer, wine and liquor, our event coordinators will work closely with you to ensure your special day is as worry-free and wonderful as you have envisioned.

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.

Call 605-367-7317 to talk with our event coordinator to learn more.

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Winter Group Rates

Great Bear offers an ideal venue in Sioux Falls, SD for:

  • Weddings
  • Corporate Meetings
  • Business Events
  • Company Retreats
  • Corporate Team Building
  • Reunions
  • Private Events
  • Family Gatherings
  • Group Gatherings
  • Birthday Parties
  • Anniversary Parties
  • ADA Compliant (elevators available)

Our event-planning services include:

  • Complete Menu Options (Appetizers, Prime Rib Dinner, Steak Dinner, 2 Meat Buffet, Burger & Brat Buffet, Pork Loin, Pasta Dinner, Sandwich & Salad Buffet, Breakfast Buffet, Desserts)
  • Beverage Service Options (Beer, Wine, Champagne, Liquor, Soda, Coffee, Punch, etc.) 
  • Event Arrangements
  • Décor Options
  • Special Requests

Whatever the Occasion, Our Event Planners Will Make Sure Your Event is Great

The Lodge at Great Bear is the perfect venue for corporate events, birthdays or celebrations of virtually any size in Sioux Falls, SD. Our experienced catering director will work closely with you to develop the perfect ambiance and menu. We offer a wide selection of delicious food and beverage options to fit anyone’s taste and budget. Fill out the form below or call us at 605-367-7317 to plan an unforgettable event.

As the largest park in the Sioux Falls Park and Recreation Department, Great Bearfeatures unlimited winter sports activities for the whole family or group of any size. Featuring 14 downhill trails, snowboarding terrain park, Kirby Family Tubing Parkand cross country and snow shoeing trails that provide fun and excitement for all skill levels. During the summer months, Great Bear provides the perfect setting for hiking, bird watching or enjoying a picnic on our 4-mile trail system. Our location also provides the perfect setting for outdoor weddings as well as group events. Plan your event today and experience first hand one of South Dakota's top natural attractions.

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Come to Great Bear for skiing, snowboarding, tubing & more in Sioux Falls, SD. We also offer a location for weddings, corporate events, family reunions & more. 605-367-4309 https://greatbearpark.com/media/library/fluid-mod-setting/12/logo/greatbear-logo.svg https://greatbearpark.com/media/library/fluid-mod-page/2/slideshow_home/Vanderberg_K_FS-8_2.jpg 5901 E Rice Street Sioux Falls SD 57110 US 43.57800230 -96.66454690 2401 W 49th Street Sioux Falls SD 57105 US 43.50791580 -96.75540070 https://www.facebook.com/GreatBearSkiValley/ https://twitter.com/GreatBearSF https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk0KBXfjy1R8PGQxJXfz8Jw https://www.instagram.com/greatbearskivalley/ Su 09:00-21:00 Mo 15:00-21:00 Tu 15:00-21:00 We 15:00-21:00 Th 15:00-21:00 Fr 09:00-22:00 Sa 09:00-21:00

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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.

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