Snow tubing is as easy as sitting down and letting gravity do the work! Even if you've never seen snow before, your first tube ride can be a fun one. Snow tubing facilities vary from ski area to ski area, with some offering straight, high speed runs, while others offer twisty banked runs. Many of these areas also have a dedicated lift serving the tubing area to quickly get you back up the hill for another run.
Tubing is available daily from 10am - 6pm. Night tubing is available on Fridays and Saturdays from 6pm - 8pm, December 26, 2014-March 15, 2015. Special vacation week night tubing offered nightly, December 26, 2014 - January 3, 2015; February 13 - 21, 2015 from 6pm - 8pm. Tubes can be rented on an hourly basis at the Stone Pillar Lodge, located near the Bretton Woods Nordic Center.
Cranmore Mountain Resort
The Cranmore Tubing Park is 10 lanes wide and is served by both a magic-carpet style surface lift and a handle-tow lift. Guests can enjoy snowtubing during the daytime or keep going under the lights until 9pm on Fridays, Saturdays and some holiday dates. Children 42 inches and taller may ride solo; and children under 42" must ride with an adult. The Cranmore Tubing Park is located at the base of Cranmore Mountain, between the main base lodge and Cranmore Fitness. Tickets may be purchased at the Artist Falls Lodge and tubes are included in your admission price.
Granite Gorge offers a 950' Tubing Park serviced by a Wondercarpet Lift. Two-person snowtubes and minitubes for kids are available.Don't miss Cosmic Tubing on Saturday with black lights, fluorescent tubes, light shows and a DJ. Snowtubing is offered Wednesday-Sunday.
Great Glen Trails
In keeping with the overall fitness theme of Great Glen Trails, the snow tubing hill remains the traditional walk up/slide down style hill that families have been enjoying for years. Passes are valid all-day.
Gunstock Mountain Resort
Thrill Hill Tubing Park offers New Hampshire's longest tubing run, with four chutes serviced by its own handle-tow lift. The tubing hill is typically open from just after Christmas through mid-March and is open Tuesday-Friday nights and all day on Saturday-Sunday with extended hours during holiday periods. Tickets are sold in two-hour blocks and can sell out.
King Pine at Purity Spring Resort
The Pine Meadows Snowtubing Park is serviced by a handle-tow lift, guests will find a number of groomed "snow chutes" to shoot down. Snowtubing is offered Friday-Sunday and holiday periods. Tickets are sold for 2-hour sessions and can be reserved in advance.
Loon's snowtubing park is located on Little Sister with both lift serviced and walk-up tubing available. Tubes sessions are booked by the hour. The park is open Thursday-Monday with night tubing also available on Friday and Saturday. As many as ten sessions are offered each day. A Tot tubing area is also available at the base of Little Sister.
McIntyre Ski Area
McIntyre's lift-serviced snowtubing park offers over 600 feet of fun along with a total of 8 lanes. A wonder carpet lift services the park and is open Thursday & Friday 4-8pm, Saturday 11am-9pm, and Sunday 11am-6pm. Additional hours are available on vacation weeks, holidays and snow days. Two hour tubing sessions are offered and can sell out.
Pats Peak offers a 600 ft. long lift-serviced tubing park with several lanes. Snowtubing tickets are limited so advanced reservations are recommended. Snowtubing is offered for two or four hour sessions on Fridays 3-9pm, Saturdays 9am-10pm (5pm - 10pm POP Tubing), Sundays 9am-5pm and Holiday Periods 9am-9pm.
Ragged's tubing park will be over 700-feet in length (more than 2 football fields), with up to ten lanes, designed with a series of pitches and rollers for speeds up to 30 mph, ending in a 250-ft run-out. A new carpet lift will bring snow tubers from the base area to the top of the new tubing park. The park will be open Friday nights, Saturdays and Sundays. Advance sales are available online and sold in two hour sessions.
On the hill adjacent to the Waterville Valley Golf Course, near the resort’s Town Square and hotels. are multiple dedicated tubing lanes, complete with a warming center. The Clubhouse: Tubing & Warming Center features assorted food and beverages, including beer, wine, and hot chocolate, as well as an outdoor fire pit. Tickets for tubing will be available at The Clubhouse by the hour. The tubing hill is weather and natural snowfall dependent. Once conditions permit, the tubing hill will be open on Fridays from 4 to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.