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Kids of all ages celebrate opening of Arctic Valley tube park

  • Author: Bill Roth
  • Updated: December 17, 2018
  • Published December 17, 2018

Tallulah Winter and Aubrey Winchester, both 10 years old, slide down the tube park at Arctic Valley Ski Area on Sunday. (Bill Roth / ADN)

The tube park at Arctic Valley Ski Area opened for the season over the weekend. There are three to four 90-minute sessions per day on weekends with a limit of 50 riders per session. Riders are encouraged to buy tickets to the sessions online at

Arctic Valley general manager John Robinson-Wilson said they tentatively plan to open the ski area to skiing and snowboarding on Saturday, Dec. 22.

Former Gov. Bill Walker slides down the Tube Park at Arctic Valley Ski Area on Sunday. (Bill Roth / ADN)
Logan Winchester, 12, rides the lift uphill at the Arctic Valley tube park. (Bill Roth / ADN)
Riders wait for their turn at the top of the tube park. (Bill Roth / ADN)
The Boylan family slides down the tube park together. (Bill Roth / ADN)
Clockwise from left, Marina Henao, 16, and Amanda Olalla, 15, both exchange students from Spain, and Nicole Coulter, 14, and Ryann Dorris, 15, make snow angels at Arctic Valley. (Bill Roth / ADN)
Riders wait to slide down the tube park. (Bill Roth / ADN)

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