Not interested in going skiing or snowboarding this winter, but still want to enjoy the slopes?
We got you.
Just head to one of the many snow tubing parks in Ontario this winter. And with locations all throughout the GTA and surrounding cities, there’s definitely a tubing park for everyone to enjoy.
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We’ve rounded up ten parks that offer snow tubing near Toronto for your winter enjoyment. Information is subject to change and snow tubing is weather dependent, so make sure to call the park ahead of time before heading out.
Oh, and have a hell of a time.
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Chicopee Tube Park comes with six chutes so tubers never have to wait long for their turn, and there’s a carpet conveyor belt which carries riders back to the top of the hill. There’s also midnight tubing available on Saturday evenings for those who want to ride at night.
Address: 1600 River Road E, Kitchener, ON
Snow Valley in Barrie offers the best snow tubing terrain in Ontario. With a snow tube rope tow and lots of chutes with large lanes, so you can go down with a group, Snow Valley is the place for snow tubing.
Address: 2632 Vespra Valley Rd, Minesing
If skiing or snowboarding isn’t your thing, head over to Glen Eden’s Tube Park for some winter fun. Spend a day sliding down one of the four chutes and then spend the evening relaxing by the fire.
Address: 5234 Kelso Rd, Milton
The perfect winter sport for everyone! This year we’ll have 6 lanes for even more fun! Photograph by @reinier_desmit
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Nestled in the beautiful Oak Ridge Moraine is Ski Lakeridge, a family-friendly tubing hill that’s perfect for all ages. They’ll provide the snow and the tubes, riders can bring the fun.
Address: 790 Chalk Lake Road, Uxbridge
Horseshoe Adventure Park is the perfect place to spend a winter afternoon. There are five big chutes and a magic carpet to whisk tubers quickly up the hill. Go down by yourself or grab some friends and go as a group.
Address: 1101 Horseshoe Valley Road – Comp. 10, Barrie
Tubing at Mount Pakenham is a wholesome, fun-filled activity and is perfect for families. Sliding down in a picturesque woodland setting is winter excitement at its best. There’s even an outdoor campfire that adds to the experience.
Address: 577 Ski Hill Rd, Pakenham
Just under three hours west of Toronto is Boler Mountain, a family-friendly tube hill that’s open seven days a week. Here you’ll find three tube runs that are each ten stories high, and riders can reach speeds of up to 70 km and hour. Helmets are mandatory and included.
Address: 689 Griffith St, London
35cm in the past 7 days and counting!!! We’re currently open until Sunday and have confirmed plans to remain open next Wednesday thru Sunday with our season finale scheduled for April 17. All Passholders can access the slopes, even when their pass is not valid! Purchase a Pass for next winter and access the slopes for $15/day. All other lift tickets will be $29 for adults and $19 for youth/senior. Spring ski with us as we continue to experience #winterinapril
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Tubing at Blue Mountain is the perfect place to get a feel of the slopes while experiencing old-fashioned winter fun. Blue Mountain’s Hike N’ Tube is suitable for riders as young as three and for all ability levels. The official tubing season hasn’t launched just yet, so make sure to check the site regularly for updates.
Address: 108 Jozo Weider Blvd., Blue Mountains
Get your heart pumping with the thrill and no skill fun of snow tubing. Head to The ROC tube park, where you’ll have the chance to fly down four big chutes. Don’t forget to bring a helmet!
Address: 26479 Civic Centre Road, Georgina
Don’t hibernate this holiday season, come and enjoy what winter offers at the scenic Arrowhead Provincial Park. Here you’ll be able to take a hand at a variety of winter activities like cross-country skiing, snow tubing, skating on an ice trail, and snowshoeing and hiking.
Address: 451 Arrowhead Park Rd., Huntsville