Sledding, Tubing and Snow Play Just Hours from Ventura County

Sledding, tubbing and snow play Ventura County

Sledding, Tubing + Snow Play Just Hours From Ventura County

Looking to take the family sledding, tubing or just play in the snow this year? Snow is a very rare occurrence here!  Some children don’t even know what snow is!  There are places to drive to through that allow you to introduce your children to snow and all the fun you can have sledding and tubing.   Let’s explore together some great places for a snow day trip or overnight to enjoy sledding, tubing and snow play!

Ventura County Mom Collective has you covered. Use this guide as a starting point for planning a trip to see and play in the snow. Most of the following will require a drive and possibly an overnight stay (depending on how adventurous you feel).

CLICK each location for more details.  Please check each location’s information carefully before heading out.

Snow Places (5)

24510 State Highway 2, Wrightwood, CA 92397

Make it a “Snow Day” at the Yeti’s Snow Play located at Mountain High. Slide down the tubing lanes, meet the Yeti & his friends, or have lunch at the Grand View Lodge located at 8,200ft. Remember to dress warmly, bring your gloves, and appropriate shoes.

OPEN: 10:00am-4pm Weekends & Holidays
  • Enjoy tubing, sledding, snow play, and sky chair ride (check website for pricing for each activity)
  • Food & Retail
  • Tables with firepits
  • Photo ops with the Yeti and friends

Please Note:

  • A ticket is necessary to be on the snow.
  • Reserve your tickets in advance. Tickets are $10 more at the ticket windows.
  • Attendance is limited. Please arrive early for the best experience.
  • No outside food or drinks.
  • Personal tubes, sleds, and snow equipment are not permitted.
  • Please, no dogs or pets on the snow.


Snow Places

Big Bear
800 Wildrose LaneBig Bear Lake, CA 92315
(909) 866-4626

Zip down our freshly packed snow slopes and ride back up the hill on our Magic Carpet conveyor lift, covered for your comfort. Five Lenko Fan snow guns blanket the area’s five runs with enough snow to build a pack 20 feet deep or more.

We light up the hill and the Magic Carpet for our evening sessions and best of all you don’t need any special skills or equipment rentals to experience this fun family-friendly activity.


Daily: 10am-4pm
Night Sessions: Fri, Sat, & Holidays: 5-9pm
Holiday night sessions every night 12/15-12/23 & 12/26 – 1/6
Christmas Day: 11am-4pm

Snow Places (1)

42825 Big Bear Blvd Big Bear Lake,
CA 92315

Big Bear Snow Play offers world-class year-round recreation with activities including snow tubing, go-karts, multi-level ropes course, and zipline.

Bringing a new twist to night snow play with colored lights.

Inner tubing after dark is cast under a whole new light at Big Bear Snow Play with our red, blue, green even black lights.


Natural and man-made snow combine to give a great base for inner tubing, building snowmen, and other family fun!


Snow Places (2)

GRIZZLY RIDGE TUBE PARK – At Big Bear Mountain Resort
880 Summit Blvd. Big Bear Lake
CA 92315

Located at Snow Summit, the Grizzly Ridge Tube Park is great for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. Skip the hiking and take a magic carpet to the top of the tube park, then slide down our 4 (four) 300-foot tubing lanes as fast as you can in one of our high-speed tubes. Tubing is offered during the winter and summer months.

Prices: Cost: $45-$59 based on peak and holiday dates

One Ticket Includes:
  • 1 hour and 30 minutes of unlimited laps
  • Access up to 4 (four) 300-foot tubing lanes
  • Access to the moving carpet to take you to the top of the hill
  • Provided 1 (one) snow tube

COYOTE CREEK TUBE PARK – Running Springs Snow Valley Resort

35100 CA-18, Running Springs
CA 92382

The new and improved snow tubing area at Snow Valley will make its debut for the 23/24 winter season. Come check out the brand-new moving carpets and tube lanes located on the west end of the base area.

Cost: $45-$55 based on peak and holiday dates

One Ticket Includes:
  • 1 hour and 30 minutes of unlimited laps
  • Access up to 6 (six) 400-foot tubing lanes
  • Access to the moving carpet to take you to the top of the hill
  • Provided 1 (one) snow tube
  • Unlimited snow play area access for the remainder of the day
Snow Places (3)

Running Springs, CA  92382
(909) 867-2640

Enjoy a family-friendly day out! Southern California’s largest & oldest snow tubing park. 

Monday thru Friday  
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.*
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.*

*Last tickets sold 30 minutes before closing. Hours subject to change due to weather & road conditions and at the discretion of management.

PRICING: CASH only, ATM provided for your convenience. $25 per person, per hour. Children 36″ tall or under are free if accompanied by a paid adult.

$10 per vehicle

Snow Places (4)

8401 Mt Baldy Rd. Mt Baldy, CA 91759
(909) 982.0800

All Day Snow Play! Take A ride to the Top of the Notch recreation area for snow-play at 7,800 feet! We provide the tubes and our park has multiple lanes for sliding with a stopping hill at the bottom.

We hope your family enjoys sledding, tubing and snow play this year!  And if you missed a great place to sled, tube or see the snow, let us know in the comments below!

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Cascia Smith
Cascia was born and raised in the Arizona heat. While receiving her Pre-Med degree at HIU in California, a blonde, surfing, skateboarding boy stole her heart. In 2004, she married Chuck and had many adventures living in Arizona, California and Colorado. They now call Simi Valley home and have three wild and curious children - Becker (10), Bodie (7) and Lyla (6). She has been blessed to be a teacher, summer camp staff/program director, SAHM and now the owner of Ventura County Mom Collective. Playing guitar, writing songs, and reading any and every parenting book helps keep her sane and happy! A good cup of coffee or a bubbly La Croix can usually be found in her hand! She tries to live by the motto "I'd rather recover from failure than live with regret.


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