Are you looking for a fun winter activity for the whole family? How about snow tubing? There are several places within driving distance that the entire family can enjoy!
Snow Tubing Near Chattanooga
Pigeon Forge Snow – Located in Pigeon Forge, TN, this popular spot is open all year long! You can snow tube in the comfort of the indoors whenever the need hits you. All ages can tube for $30 an hour. You must be 38 inches tall to participate.
Ober Gatlinburg – Located in Gatlinburg, TN, this winter haven offers snow tubing along with other winter sports. Tubing is outdoors here, so make sure to bundle up. Sessions run for 90 minutes. Ages 3 and up can participate in tubing, and there is an outdoor escalator available so little legs won’t be worn out from all the fun.
Highlands Outpost – Located in Scaly Mountain, NC, this spot offers snow tubing for ages 4+ (must be 42 inches). A magic carpet is on site to save your legs from walking. They also offer snow play for ages 8 and under. Tickets are priced for 2-hour sessions.
Tube World – Tube World, located in Maggie Valley, is the home of great snow tubing fun each winter! The groomed slope is made for riding specially designed inner tubes. A magic carpet is offered here as well. Sessions are 1 hour and 45 minutes each.
Zip N Slip – Located in Mars Hill, Zip N Slip offers great runs, a magic carpet to get you to the top, and a solarium with a fireplace for viewing. Pricing is based on 1-2 hour sessions. It’s for ages 3+, and children 5 and under are free.
Wolf Ridge – Located in Mars Hill, Wolf Ridge offers snow tubing for the whole family. Slide down the run then take a magic carpet lift back to the top to repeat the fun. The Tube Run also features snow making capability and a lighted hill for nighttime fun. You can choose 1 or 2 hour sessions.
Moonshine Mountain – Located in Hendersonville, NC, this park is completely devoted to snow tubing. All ages can tube for $35 for a 2 hours session. Children must be 36 inches to participate. Food trucks are on site for food and energy breaks.
Sugar Mountain Tubing – Located on the Sugar Mountain Golf Course, the 700 ft long tubing lanes are serviced by a Magic Carpet lift. Snowmaking, lights for night tubing and regularly groomed lanes complete the facility. Sessions are just under two hours long and run from 10am until 10pm.
Jonas Ridge Snow Tubing – Located in Jonas Ridge, NC, this another spot that is completely devoted to snow tubing. Sessions run for 1 hour and 45 minutes and cost $35. It’s requested that reservations are made before coming.
May your family enjoy this fun alternative to winter sledding!
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