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Acura Tube Park Know Before You Go

Checking In
  • No entrance permitted to the park without a valid snow tubing lift ticket.
  • Tickets may be purchased at Guest Services in the Frank King Day Lodge, online, or at the kiosks.
  • The tube park is located on the east side of the hill just past the Gold Carpet.
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Age, Weight, Waivers & Health Restrictions
  • The minimum height requirement is 36 inches tall. Children between 36 inches and 42 inches may tube with an accompanying adult in a separate tube, holding on to the child’s tube during descent. 
  • Children over 42” tall may tube on their own
  • Children under 36” are not permitted to ride
  • All children under the age of 12 must be under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian at all times. WinSport staff are not responsible for supervising or monitoring children’s activity.
  • WinSport makes no guarantees for the safety of participants while participating in Tube Park activities. Use at your own risk.
  • Individuals under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be permitted to participate.
Safety Information
The safety of our guests is WinSport’s highest priority. Lane conditions vary with weather and use. It is important for our guests to understand that we may be required to make sudden changes or closures during the day.
What To Wear
Winter Bobsleigh - Know Before You Go
  • Tubers should be prepared for varying weather conditions and temperatures.
  • Insulated winter boots with a good grip are recommended.
  • Warm winter clothing and a hat or toque and gloves/mitts.
  • Snow pants (especially for children).
  • Ski goggles are recommended.
  • Helmets are strongly recommended (especially for children) and are available to rent.
  • Ski boots are not permitted in the Tube Park for safety reasons

Tubing In Groups
  • One person per tube only. Adults may hold onto their child's tube, conditions permitting.
  • Children are not permitted to ride on their parent’s lap.
  • Group Tubing is permitted where sliders can link up and go down a lane together – conditions permitting. Group sizes are at the discretion of WinSport staff. Check with your attendant for help with group tubing.
Ride information and safety overview
  • All participants must ride their own individual tubes provided by WinSport.
  • All participants must follow attendants’ instructions and obey all posted signage and closures. Failure to do so will result in removal of your lift ticket without refund.
  • Unsafe conduct will result in the removal of a lift ticket without refund.
  • Use of any sliding device other than the tubes provided by WinSport is STRICTLY FORBIDDEN.
  • Snow tubes are not permitted outside of the designated tubing area.
  • Management is not responsible for personal injury, damage or wear to your clothing due to any cause whatsoever while you are engaged in snow tubing and/or activity associated with snow tubing.
Promises & Guidelines
  • There are NO refunds on ticket purchases. Snow/rain checks will be issued when conditions at WinSport do not meet our guests' expectations within 30 minutes from the time of purchase. If the chairlifts or magic carpets are not operational for more than 30 minutes, a snow/rain check will be issued. NO refunds or exchanges will be issued on a snow/rain check.
  • Please note that hill tickets and reload cards expire at the end of the season and cannot be used the following season.

Winter Bobsleigh Know Before You Go

Checking In
  • Please check in at the Guest Services desk in the Markin MacPhail Centre no later than your scheduled ride time
  • Please do not arrive late
  • Guest experience is important to us. Due to the time sensitive nature and popularity of this activity and to ensure the safety and comfort of our guests, late arrivals may not be permitted to participate. Bookings may be rescheduled based on availability. If you are running late, please call ahead to confirm that WinSport can still accommodate your group at 403-247-5452 ext. 4
  • Late arrivals or no-show groups are responsible for covering the full cost of the booking, as per WinSport’s cancellation guidelines
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Age, Weight, Waivers & Health Restrictions
  • You must be over the age of 16 and between 75-250 lb (37-110kgs) to participate
  • You must complete a waiver before riding. If you are under the age of 18 a parent/legal guardian must sign on your behalf
  • Persons with neck, back, heart or kidney conditions should not participate
  • Persons that have undergone recent surgery or have high blood pressure should not participate
  • Individuals that are pregnant cannot participate
  • Anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol is not permitted to participate
What to expect
Ride information and safety overview
  • The bobsleigh driver piloting the sled is a trained professional
  • The four person sled accommodates one driver and three guests
  • Seating arrangements for the sled are at the sole discretion of the pilot
  • Guests are required to wear CSA certified helmets that will be provided
  • A great place for family or friends to take photos is at the finish line near the festival tent
  • Video of your ride will be available for purchase at the finish line
Weather Information
The safety of our guests is WinSport’s highest priority. It is important for our guests to understand that we may be required to make sudden schedule changes or cancel an event or program entirely. Our team will do our best to accommodate guests in such circumstances.
What To Wear
Winter Bobsleigh - Know Before You Go
  • This ride happens outside so please wear weather appropriate clothing including gloves/mittens. Bobsleighs are small so clothing should be warm, but not too bulky
  • Secured footwear is required
  • Please refrain from wearing dangling jewelry, skirts or dresses
Promises & Guidelines
  • Cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the activity date will be refunded less a $21.00 processing fee
  • Cancellations made between 7 days and 24 hours prior to the activity date will be credited to the purchaser's WinSport account
  • No cancellations can be made within 24 hours of the activity date
  • In the event that WinSport cancels any activity, a credit will be provided to the purchaser’s WinSport account to reschedule or put towards another activity
  • Credits will be kept on the purchaser's WinSport account for one calendar year

Winter Luge Know Before You Go

Checking In
Please check in 30 minutes prior to your scheduled ride time, at the Bob Niven Centre. Please do not arrive late.

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Age, Weight, Waivers & Health Restrictions
  • You must be over the age of 8 and under 275 lbs (124 kgs) to participate
  • Riders over 6’5” cannot participate in this activity
  • You must complete a waiver before riding. If you are under the age of 18 a parent/legal guardian must sign on your behalf
  • Persons with neck, back, heart or kidney conditions should not participate
  • Persons that have undergone recent surgery or have high blood pressure should not participate
  • Individuals that are pregnant cannot participate
  • Anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol is not permitted to participate
What to expect
  • You will be driving your own sled after a brief introduction from a qualified coach
  • You will start from the tourist Start House and slide through 5 turns reaching speeds up to 60 km/hr
  • Guests are required to wear certified helmets that will be provided, along with some additional padding
  • A great place to view for the accompanying family or friends is at the finish line
  • Guests may be shuttled back to the Start House
Weather Information
The safety of our guests is WinSport’s highest priority. It is important for our guests to understand that we may be required to make sudden schedule changes or cancel an event or program entirely. Our team will do our best to accommodate guests in such circumstances.
What To Wear
Winter Bobsleigh - Know Before You Go
  • This ride happens outside so please wear weather appropriate clothing including gloves/mittens
  • Secured footwear is required (running sneakers and hiking shoes) – Please avoid large or oversized boots
  • We recommend that you do not wear puffy jackets
  • Clothing could potentially get scuffed up so please dress accordingly
Promises & Guidelines
  • Cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the activity date will be refunded less a $21.00 processing fee
  • Cancellations made between 7 days and 24 hours prior to the activity date will be credited to the purchaser's WinSport account
  • No cancellations can be made within 24 hours of the activity date
  • In the event that WinSport cancels any activity, a credit will be provided to the purchaser’s WinSport account to reschedule or put towards another activity
  • Credits will be kept on the purchaser's WinSport account for one calendar year

Winter Skeleton Know Before You Go

Checking In
Please arrive at the Bob Niven Centre at Canada Olympic Park no later than your scheduled time. If you miss the instruction held at the beginning of your session, you will not be permitted to slide.

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Age, Weight, Waivers & Health Restrictions
  • The minimum age for participation is 14 years.
  • All athletes are required to sign a waiver of liability. Sliders under 18 years of age require a signature from a parent/legal guardian.       
  • Persons with neck, back, heart, kidney or concussion issues/conditions should not participate
  • Persons that have undergone recent surgery or have high blood pressure should not participate   
  • Individuals that are pregnant cannot participate
  • Anyone under the influence of drugs or alcohol are not permitted to participate

What to expect
  • Starting from ladies luge start with 9 corners reaching speeds of 80km/hr, add video review following sliding.
  • We do a 30min track walk from the finish to our start position.
  • Sessions runs for approximately four hours
  • Sessions include classroom instruction, a 30min track walk, two hours of ice time (two runs from the Ladies Luge start), and a video review.
  • DVD copies of each session will be available for $15
Weather Information
The safety of our guests is WinSport’s highest priority. It is important for our guests to understand that we may be required to make sudden schedule changes or cancel an event or program entirely. Our team will do our best to accommodate guests in such circumstances.
What To Wear
Winter Bobsleigh - Know Before You Go
This is a winter sport, so please dress warmly. You may not want to wear your Sunday best while sliding, as you just might bump the wall which could damage a nice jacket. You can wait your turn in our warm start house but consider old sweatshirts and durable pants for sliding. Please bring gloves and secure, sensible footwear that you don't mind scuffing up. 
  • This ride happens outside so please wear weather appropriate clothing including gloves/mittens
  • Secured footwear is required (running sneakers and hiking shoes) – Please avoid large or oversized boots. Shoes/Toes will be used for braking
  • We recommend that you do not wear puffy jackets
  • Clothing could potentially get scuffed up so please dress accordingly
Promises & Guidelines
  • Cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the activity date will be refunded less a $21.00 processing fee
  • Cancellations made between 7 days and 24 hours prior to the activity date will be credited to the purchaser's WinSport account
  • No cancellations can be made within 24 hours of the activity date
  • In the event that WinSport cancels any activity, a credit will be provided to the purchaser’s WinSport account to reschedule or put towards another activity
  • Credits will be kept on the purchaser's WinSport account for one calendar year

If you have any questions please call 403-247-5452 ext. 4 or email info@winsport.ca before you get here.
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