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Best Places to Go Sledding and Tubing for Seattle-Area Kids and Families

From the Summit at Snoqualmie's screaming-fun tubing hill to Mount Rainier's snow play area

Published on: December 18, 2017

Tubing Center at Summit of Snoqualmie
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Tubing Center at Summit of Snoqualmie

Screaming-good time!

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Sledding is the definition of a screaming-good time. We've tracked down a handful of awesome sledding hills where you can go to enjoy the thrill of slipping and sliding your way down a snow-packed hill (weather permitting, of course). Speaking of which, we recommend always checking conditions and opening status before you go.

Many of these spots include a nearby indoor area for resting and warming up, but in any case be sure to dress warmly and bring a dry change of clothes for little ones. Adhesive hand and foot warmers (available at many stores) can be a great tool for keeping little fingers and toes toasty. We also recommend bringing along plenty of snacks and — for bonus points! — a thermos of hot cocoa. 

You can also check out our family guides on skiing and snowshoeing

Editor's note: This article was originally written in 2012 and updated most recently on Dec. 18, 2017.

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