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Great Bear Recreation Park

5901 E Rice St, Sioux Falls, SD 57110
+1 605-367-4309
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Right place for wintersports and fun

The place is highly recommended for winter sports. We can do Skiing ad Tubing primarily at... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Chennai (Madras), India
Great Place to Ski and Snowboard

Great Bear is a great place to go with your family to ski, snowboard or just watch the other... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Dennis L M
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5901 E Rice St, Sioux Falls, SD 57110
+1 605-367-4309
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

The place is highly recommended for winter sports. We can do Skiing ad Tubing primarily at reasonable cost.They even have 1 hour training session for skiing.

1  Thank ArchitMurali
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Great Bear is a great place to go with your family to ski, snowboard or just watch the other skiers. My daughter always wants to go their at least a couple times a year. We live 2 1/2hours away. Its really not that expensive it...More

2  Thank Dennis L M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Great Bear is a great place to experience different winter sports. Skiing, snowboarding, and tubing to name a few activities. Very well kept, and enjoyable for all ages.

1  Thank lauriann1964
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We'd never been tubing before but decided to go, as a family, the last weekend they had tubing open. It was a lot of fun and even our 3 year-old loved it so much he stole my tube to ride in it himself! We will...More

2  Thank Sunshine81
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Great Bear is a classic Midwestern ski area with 14 runs and 3 lifts servicing the ski / snowboard park and a new conveyor lift in the tubing park it has something for everyone. This year's abundance of snow has allowed the Nordic ski trails...More

Thank DanGrider1992
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We live 20 minutes from here and usually do end up going once or twice a year, but the majority of the time we take our family to a better ski hill that is 2.5 hours away. The staff is rude and it's over priced...More

Thank LindseyLou90
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Went out to check out the hill and ended up having a blast! May not be huge, but sure is fun! Definitely has a family friendly feel to it

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 21 September 2015

My son and his fiance choose Great Bear Park for their August wedding and reception. The staff was very helpful and the setting was absolutely beautiful. I especially loved having the wedding and reception in the same venue. It made the entire event more relaxed...More

Thank ckvandam
Reviewed 19 August 2015

If you want to get out and do a little walking in nature, this park is within the city limits of Sioux Falls. At the top of the ski trail is a nice overlook of Sioux Falls. The trails are all short in length. There...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Yes, this is a ski area, (although the vertical drop is miniscule), but during the summer there are miles of trails to walk through deciduous woodlands adjacent to the ski slope. Most of the trails are well maintained and of gradual slope but a few...More

1  Thank Doug K
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