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Snow Tubing Spots near Jersey City

Written by JCFamilies

Snow Tubing Spots near Jersey City

The winter comes with a ton of exciting snow activities and snow tubing is a big one! From skiing, ice skating, and even other winter activities, snow tubing should definitely be on your list as a family! The thrill of snow tubing is a great winter activity for the entire family. Whether you are 7 or 70, snow tubing brings out the kid in all of us. Luckily, there are some great spots around Jersey City that offer snow tubing. Make sure to check the website of each spot.

Mountain Creek

123 Route 94, Vernon, NJ 

About an hour and a half away from Jersey City, Mountain Creek resort is the perfect destination for the whole family. It offers 167 acres of trails on four mountain peaks and is the largest tubing park in the region. They are the region’s highest skiable vertical and is the only true All-Mountain Terrain Park south of Vermont. It is open to kids 5 years and older to enjoy tubing. The snow tubing park is spanning more than five acres.

Campgaw Mountain

200 Campgaw Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430

Campgaw Mountain offers an alpine escape located about an hour away from Jersey City! This is a smaller mountain, but a great place to enjoy winter activities including snow tubing. Your family will experience while snow tubing for $26! Imagine the thrill of riding down a snowy hill and then effortlessly riding your tube back up. Tubes are provided and a surface lift is available for you to ride up the hill. Choose between different runs with varied levels of rollers and pitch. No experience or special equipment is needed. Just hop on your tube and enjoy the ride.

Hunter Mountain

64 Klein Ave, Hunter

Hunter Mountain is one of the most popular NY ski destinations! Hunter is about a 2.5-hour drive from downtown Jersey City. It offers the largest snow tubing park in New York State including more than 20 chutes nearly 1,000 feet long, a mini tubing park for children, a snack bar, a fire pit, and more. Whether you choose to spend your day tubing instead of skiing or make it your choice après-ski activity, you’re sure to have a good time. Looking to stay the weekend or maybe a little longer? They offer on and off-site lodging options for you to choose from! There’s also a full-service spa open to the public.

Mount Peter

51 Old Mt Peter Rd, Warwick

Mount Peter, which is located a little more than an hour from Jersey City. Mount Peter puts the “win” in winter, with a speedy, multi-lane 600-foot tubing run that is also equipped with a carpet lift! Tubers hurtle from top to bottom at exhilarating speeds, then just hop on the lift for a laid back ride to the top. You’ll squeeze a lot more runs into your session! Tubers must be 42” or taller to ride single. Tubers 36” to 48” may ride in a tandem with a paying adult. Booking online is highly recommended – sessions fill up fast!

The Shawnee Mountain 

401 Hollow Rd, East Stroudsburg

The Pocono Plunge Snow Tubing park features single tubes as well as adult & child tandem tubes with two conveyor lifts to whisk you to the top. More fun, with less climbing! It’s only a little over an hour’s drive from downtown Jersey City.The Pocono Plunge Snow Tubing Park gives mini-riders ages 4 and up and under 46 inches tall the chance to ride with Mom or Dad using tandem tubes (taller kids can ride solo).

Blue Mountain

1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071

Blue Mountain is about an hour and a half away from Jersey City. There’s no age requirement, but kids need to be at least 36 inches tall to tube. Blue Mountain Snow Tubing Park is home to the longest AND fastest lanes in PA! Fly down up to 34 lanes each over 1,000 feet long! The park is serviced by 3 lifts so the fun never stops! Choose between a single tube or double the fun and grab a friend to ride together in our new double tubes!

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