A sneak peak of things to come…
Our Tubing Hill will be open this Saturday, March 3rd from the hours of 1:00-8:00 p.m. Two hour session for $5 per person.
Great fun for the whole family. The new tubing hill at Wirth Park features a riding hill designed especially for family fun, with a tow rope to bring tubers back up to the top of the hill. You bring the warm clothes, we provide the rest.
Your tubing adventure will start at The Trailhead. Parking is available at the site of the new Trailhead building with more parking available at the Wirth Chalet.
Sledding is not allowed on the tubing hill at Wirth Winter Recreation Area. No snowboards, skis, sleds, toboggans, or tubes other than the tubes supplied by The Loppet Foundation are allowed on the hill. Riders must be at least five years of age or 44” tall. Riders under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Younger riders may experience tubing accompanied by an adult on our Kiddie Hill! Tubing Hill Passes are required on both Hills by all riders.
Special Tubing Hill Hours on Saturday, March 3rd:
1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Otherwise CLOSED FOR THE 2017-18 SEASON
The Tubing Hill is open during scheduled hours depending upon conditions. There are times when we need to close the hill due to cold temperatures, wind chill, or icy conditions. We will publish the latest tubing hill status below. For more information about closures please call 612-355-7757.
Saturdays, Weekday Holidays and
Minneapolis School Release Days: *
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
When conditions require, the Tubing Hill will close temporarily for grooming.
Latest Tubing Hill Updates:
* Weekday holidays do not include Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. The tubing hill closes early on Christmas Eve at 2:00 p.m and is closed Christmas Day.
Passes for tubing will be sold on a first come, first served basis at The Trailhead. Passes are not available online.
- Two-Hour Session: $15
March 3rd only – Two-Hour Session: $5
The Theodore Wirth Tubing Hill is an awesome place for groups to enjoy Minnesota winter. Completion of a Group Tubing Hill Use Agreement is required for any group 10 or larger utilizing the Tubing Hill. After the Permit is approved, a discount code will be provided for a group discount of $2/person that can be used to purchase tubing passes on Saturdays after 4:00 p.m. For party celebrations, it is possible to reserve a room in the Chalet.
Special Events & Field Trips
The Snow Tubing Hill at Theodore Wirth offers options for groups during our regular hours but there are also possibilities for large corporate events or school field trips to open up the Tubing Hill exclusively for your group. These events can also be enhanced with other activities like Fat Biking, Cross Country Skiing, or Snowshoeing. To inquire about special event requests please contact Bert Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org