October 20, 2020 6 min read

 

There’s something about going sledding that screams, “winter fun!” Flying down a snowy slope on a toboggan sled brings out the giggling kid in all of us. It’s nearly impossible not to crack a smile while sledding uncontrollably down a snowy hilltop, especially when you’re surrounded by friends and family cheering you on and laughing “with”you as you shriek all the way to the bottom. Sledding is an absolute hoot and is an amazing way to get the gang together for some exhilarating winter wonderland fun. 

Although there are many different sleds available on the market, nothing compares to the classic toboggan sled that can easily carry three, four, even five people down a hill. So grab your pals and grab your FUNBOY toboggan sled here are some locations for the incredible adventures that you’re bound to have this winter!

Sledding in Pennsylvania 

The home of thePoconos, Pennsylvania, has tons of places to go sledding that are great for groups! But if you and your pals are looking for crazy fast slopes that will get your heart pumping, grab your toboggan sled and head to Camelback Mountain. 

Camelback Mountain - Tannersville

As the largest snow tubing park in the U.S. with forty-two lightning-fast lanes, Camelback Resort has plenty of slopes to go around. Enjoy the traditional tubing experience or hop on your trusty toboggan sled and zip down the snowy hillside. Want to try something a little different? Galactic Snowtubing features an after-dark LED light show that is bound to keep everyone excited when the sun goes down. Camelback also offers much more than just sledding; at this winter paradise, you and your pals can also ski, snowboard, zip-line, and check out the indoor water park, Aquatopia, for hours and hours of fun. 

Blue Mountain - Palmerton

Camelback Mountain isn’t the only mountain you should check out in Pennsylvania. If you and your friends want to experience the adrenaline rush of flying down the longest andfastest snow tubing runs in the Northeast, make your way toBlue Mountain Resort. With three lifts to take you back to the top for nonstop fun, this resort is definitely one to consider.   

Sledding in New Jersey 

Located less than a 2-hour drive from some of Pennsylvania’s massive sledding destinations, you’re never too far from a day of winter fun in the beautiful state of New Jersey. 

Mountain Creek - Vernon

Mountain Creek Drop Zone in Vernon, New Jersey is a great choice for a toboggan sled adventure! Rally up the troops and laugh the entire way down one of the very well-maintained slopes this park has to offer. You can easily reserve tickets in advance on their website for a single day or visit the resort for a mini-vacation and stunning views. 

Sledding in New York 

New York is an exciting state with so many options for snowy toboggan sled adventures. Only a few hours away from other states like Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and New Jersey, New York is an absolute must when the winter season comes back around for both residents and visitors. 

Windham Mountain - Windham

Windham Mountain is surely a sight to see! Grab your pals and head north to zoom down six lanes of 650-foot snow-covered slopes. You and your friends can sled the day away and experience all thatThe Windham Mountain Adventure Park has to offer. Ice skating, snowmobile rides, and hot cocoa from a super cozy lounge are all waiting for you at this destination. Looking for something stronger to warm you and your pals after a long day riding the slopes? Be sure to bring your inflatableFUNBOY ShotSki and your favorite bottle of whisky for a superior shot-taking experience.  

Shotski | FUNBOY

Hunter Mountain - Hunter

If you are interested in sledding lanes that are nearly 1,000 feet long, tasty snacks, a cozy fire pit, and tons of fun, Hunter Mountain in New York is right up your alley! With a “carpet ride” to get you back to the top, you can slide more with your pals and walk lesshallelujah!This location is ideal for groups, retreats, parties, and a fun winter alternative to snowboarding and skiing. 

Sledding in Georgia 

When most people think about white winter wonderlands, the South is not one of the first places that come to mind, but itshouldbe. 

Stone Mountain - Stone Mountain

Thanks to its artificial snow generator, this Georgia sledding hill creates a snowy paradise for kids and kids-at-heart alike! You and your friends can ride a toboggan down the 400-foot run on the Avalanche Alley Hill, or bring your family and take your tiny tots down the Little Angels Hill for lots of laughs. Don’t have a sled? Bring yourFUNBOY Tie Dye pool float that doubles as a sled in the wintertime and zip down the hill in style! 

Sledding in Colorado 

The East coast isn’t the only spot for exhilarating toboggan sled adventures. Make your way towards the West coast for even more winter fun, starting with Colorado. 

Firecracker Hill - Telluride

Vacation rentals in Telluride put fantastic mountain views and downhill skiing right at your fingertips, but the famous Colorado ski town is also home to a world-class sledding hill perfect for toboggan rides!Firecracker Hill lies on the southern end of Telluride in Town Park and offers an obstacle-free, semi-gradual slope that is ideal for people of all ages. Be sure to bring your own sled, whether that is a saucer, foam rider, or your favorite inflatableFUNBOY Snowmobile Sled, so you can ride down the hill over and over again to your heart's content!

Snowmobile | FUNBOY

Woah Nelly Sledding Hill - Aspen

What if you could enjoy a ride down a snowy hilltop with not only your best pals but your bestfurry four-legged friends, too? Woah Nelly Sledding Hill is a fun filled hill at theAspen Recreation Center that is dog friendly, so bring your friends, bring your toboggan sled, and bring your pup for hours of nonstop fun! If you happen to forget your sled, you can rent one at the Rec Center.

Dutch Henry Hill - Leadville

If you have a need for speed, be sure to take your next adventure to Dutch Henry Hill in Leadville, Colorado. This super steep hill is a local favorite and a hidden gem for the best toboggan rides in the city. You can sled for free but be sure to bring your own sled. However, if you do forget, tube rentals are available for a fee during the weekend.  

Keystone Resort - Keystone

Colorado is the state for toboggan adventures. Once you and your pals have had enough speeding down Dutch Henry Hill, head to Keystone Resort to sled down the Adventure Point tubing hill with an even steeper hill and more gradual lanes as well as a magic carpet to bring you back to the top. This little slab of paradise is just a short, scenic drive from Denver and is sure to be a vacation hit.  

Sledding in California 

Last on the list but definitely not least take your toboggan adventure all the way out West and head to the beautiful scenic state of California. 

San Gabriel Mountains - Mount Baldy

First on the list in California is Mt. Baldy, which is located in the breathtakingSan Gabriel Mountains. This popular spot is known for having the most natural terrain for skiing and snowboarding in all of Southern California. Bring your pals and race down the pristine runs at Mt. Baldy Snow Tubing Park for one heck of a time. 

Heavenly Mountain Resort - Lake Tahoe

There’s no other place like this eye-catching Lake Tahoe hot spot after a snowfall if you and your pals are looking for adventure. The hill overlooking the beautiful Lake Tahoe features 600-foot runs with an exhilarating 65-foot near-vertical drop wow. High above the sapphire-blue waters, this is a sledding destination that is as stunning as it is unique. 

Adventure Mountain - South Lake Tahoe

To wrap up our list of toboggan sled adventures that you can have this winter, we give you: Adventure Mountain! Less than a 30-minute drive from the Heavenly Mountain Resort, Adventure Mountain is nothing short of an adventure. With toboggan rides, zipping saucers, snowball fights, and snowshoeing as well as good food and shops to purchase unique novelties, this is definitely a hot spot that you and your pals won’t want to miss! You can bring your own inflatableFUNBOY Snowmobile Sled or simply rent a sled to use throughout the day.

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If you and your friends are looking for an incredible adventure this winter season, look no further and check out one of our awesome suggestions listed above. From the East coast to the West Coast, there are a ton of exhilarating options that will have you and the whole gang smiling from ear to ear. 

Sources:

https://www.poconomountains.com/

https://www.skibluemt.com/winter-sports/snowtubing/ 

https://www.uncovercolorado.com/snow-tubing/firecracker-hill/

https://www.aspenrecreation.com/

https://www.fs.usda.gov/visit/san-gabriel-mountains-national-monument

https://www.windhammountain.com/events-activities/adventure-park/ 


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