WILLAMETTE PASS TUBING CENTER
Location: Willamette Pass summit at Milepost 62, 70 miles east of Eugene on Highway 58; tubing center is at the west end of the main parking lot.
Cost: Tube rental is $10 per tube up to 2 hours; additional hours at $5 each.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and holidays
Restrictions: No personal sleds or tubes; demand can exceed capacity so arrive early or plan other skiing during busy times.
For more information: Call 345-Snow or check www.willamettepass.com.
Location: Santiam summit about 90 minutes from Eugene just off Highway 126; features up to 20 800-foot runs (varies with snow conditions)
Cost: 11 and younger, $20 all day; 12 and older, $25 all day; (or 10 runs for $12)
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturdays, Sundays and everyday during holidays and vacations
Take it easier: You can also bring your own sled and play on the bunny hill for just $5 a day (or rent a tube)
For more information: 541-822-3799 or www.hoodoo.com
MOUNT BACHELOR SNOWBLAST TUBING PARK
Location: Mount Bachelor's park, 2 1/2 hours east of Eugene at the end of Cascade Lakes Highway, features an 800-foot track full of rollers
Cost: 12 and younger, $20 all day; 13 and older, $26 all day (holidays slightly higher)
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday (open more days during holidays, call for details)
Restrictions: Children must be at least 42 inches tall with a signed release
For more information: 800-829-2442 or www.mtbachelor.com
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|Title Annotation:||Recreation; Slide down a hill at three nearby tube parks|
|Publication:||The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)|
|Date:||Dec 25, 2006|
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