Great Bear News and Events 

There’s Always Something Great Happening at Great Bear.

Visit our news and events section often to stay up-to-date on what’s going down at Sioux Falls’ top outdoor destination. Great Bear is always open to the public during events.

Upcoming Events

28th Annual Media One FunSki

1/20/2017 - 1/21/2017

Fun Ski, Fun Ski, Fun Ski! Join us January 20th and 21st for the 28th Annual Media One Fun Ski benefiting the Children’s Inn. Over […]

Lazer Light Tubing 1.28.2017

1/28/2017

A completely out of this world experience. Tube under flashing lazer, spot and stage lighting all to the pounding beat of your favorite music! Only […]

Sanford Health Speed Trials

1/29/2017

Time to once again settle the argument, who’s the fastest skier and snowboarder on the hill! Does anyone have an answer for Aaron, does Grant […]

Lazer Light Tubing

2/4/2017

A completely out of this world experience. Tube under flashing lazer, spot and stage lighting all to the pounding beat of your favorite music! Only […]

Sun N Fun Rail Jam

2/5/2017

Our friends from Sun N Fun have leaned on all their vendors to get the coolest prizes for this shred out in the park! A […]

Baete Forseth Ski and Snowboard Races

2/12/2017

Been awhile since we got together and raced, join the fun for this all age and ability race. Registration closes at 12:30pm race at 1pm […]

Presidents Holiday Break

2/17/2017 - 2/20/2017

Great Bear will be open 9am – 10pm February 17th – 20th

Howalt McDowell Ski and Snowboard Races

2/26/2017

The last races of the season, don’t miss out on one more chance to race your friends! Registration closes at 12:30pm race starts at 1pm […]

TJN Enterprises SNIRT FEST

3/12/2017

Yep that’s right, Snirt Fest. The only way to say goodbye to the ski and snowboard season is by throwing a party! This year’s theme, […]

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Great Bear News

Opening for the Season!

Great Bear will open for the 2016 2017 ski season Wednesday December 14th at 3pm for skiing and snowboarding. We hope to have the Kirby […]

Snow Making Temps in Forecast!

The forecast is looking favorable to begin snowmaking the week of December 5th, stay posted for details!

Sioux Falls Ski Swap

2016 Ski Swap will be Saturday, December 3th from 10:00 am to 1:00pm!
Buy and sell used winter equimpment ranging from skis, snowboards, cross country […]

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