Snow Tubing Hills in the Northwest

Snow tubing and sledding are extremely popular activities in the Northwest. Tubing is a great way for families to spend some fun time together, laughing and enjoying the outdoors. Here are the top snow tubing hills in the Northwest US, including the states of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Oregon, and Washington.

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    Snoqualmie Montain in Washington State.
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    Just a short drive from Seattle, the snow tubing hill at The Summit at Snoqualmie is fun for kids and adults. Once called Snowflake Hill, tubing is offered in sessions and the tubes are included with admission. Viewing-only tickets are available for those who wish to be part of the fun but don't plan to slide down the slope themselves.

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    Snow Tubing in Leavenworth
    Snow Tubing in Leavenworth (©Steve Demarest)
    Leavenworth's tubing park is named in honor of LT Michael Adams, who was killed in March 2004 while serving in Iraq. The park offers excellent tubing and a rope-tow to save you from the work of trudging back to the top of the hill.
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    Fireworks at Mt. Hood.
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    Kids and adults will have a thrilling day - or evening! - tubing at Mt. Hood Skibowl. In addition to daytime on the three different hills (kiddie, main, and extreme thrill) you can enjoy Cosmic Tubing after dark, complete with lights, lasers, and loud music.


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    The backside of Bogus Basin.
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    Not only does Bogus Basin offer fun tubing action, they have a rope-tow so that you can ride back up the hill. It's also conveniently located near Boise.
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    The Activity Barn is located in McCall, Idaho, a hot spot for winter fun of all kinds. They offer four different tubing runs and a cable tow.

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    Snow King Mountain in Idaho.
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    This Jackson, Wyoming, tubing hill offers groomed tube runs and tube lifts to take you back to the top. King Tubes is located at the base of Snow King Mountain.
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    Mt. Bachelor during the winter.
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    Mt. Bachelor's Snowblast Tubing Park, which offers sessions on its 800-foot hill, is located near the resort's Ski and Sport Building.
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    Big Sky Resort in Montana.
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    You'll find the family-friendly Big Sky Tubing Park at the bottom of the Mr. K run at the Big Sky Resort in southern Montana.