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Toboggan Chutes

OPENING DAY FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2016



Experience the tallest, fastest ice chutes in Ohio!

Feel the rush of adrenaline as you speed down a 700-foot ice chute at speeds up to 50 miles per hour.



Proud Sponsor of Cleveland Metroparks Chalet

About MTD:  Headquartered in Valley City near Cleveland, Ohio, our passion has led MTD to be a worldwide leader of outdoor power equipment producing equipment for both residential and commercial markets.  Other MTD Brands are Cub Cadet and Troy-Bilt


Hours of Operation

Open the day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 25, 2016 through March 5, 2017 (weather permitting)

Private rental of the Chalet, including the toboggan chutes, is available during non-public hours

Rates

  • Adult (all-day ticket): $12
  • Child 11 and Younger (all-day ticket): $10
  • One-Ride Ticket: $6
  • School and College ID Night starts January 5, 2017: Thursdays, $9 with school ID
  • Group rates - $1 off per person for groups of 20 or more are available for tobogganing during public hours and must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance

We accept Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. There is NOT an ATM on site.

Season Passes

A season pass is available at a cost of $60 for adults and $50 for children 11 and younger. A family pass for up to four individuals is available for $150. A discount on season passes is available through December 24. Season Passes may be purchased online or at the Chalet during hours of operation.
Purchase Season Passes Online. Season Pass Sales Begin October 1, 2016.  Check the web store for current discounts.

Receive a gift pack with each season pass purchased through December 24, 2016. Limit one gift pack per season pass purchased. Gift packs must be picked up at the Chalet. You may pick up your gift pack when you purchase your season pass or upon your first visit.

If your season pass purchase is a gift, a letter and gift pack voucher will be sent to the recipient. Please see On Line Sales for details.

Weather Condition Updates

Tobogganing may be canceled due to weather and/or ice conditions. No rainchecks or refunds.

*Weather Permitting — If temperatures exceed 50 degrees, there is heavy rain or varying weather conditions tobogganing may be cancelled or hours of operation changed.

For Daily Weather or Operation Updates Please call (440) 572-9990 and press option 6. We will also post closings or changed operating hours on Cleveland Metroparks Facebook page as weather or operating conditions dictate.

Toboggan Lift

The toboggan lift is used to carry the toboggans up to the top of the chutes. The toboggans are loaded and unloaded by Chalet Staff. Riders will still need to walk up the stairs to the top of the hill to ride the toboggan chutes.

No other items or people will be transported by the toboggan lift.
Riders must carry toboggans to the top of hill, in the event the toboggan lift is not operating.

Rules and Regulations

  • All riders must be at least 42 inches tall to ride.
  • Children must be present at the ticket booth for a height check
  • All Riders must Wear Gloves or Mittens (Heavy gloves recommended) Fingerless gloves are not permitted.
  • Limit 4 Riders Per Toboggan
  • For your protection, height and safety requirements will be enforced.
  • Children 14 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Riders must fit safely and properly on the toboggan
  • Intoxicated Persons are not permitted to ride
  • Secure all loose objects on your person. If you lose your hat don’t chase it. A chalet attendant will retrieve it for you.
  • The toboggan lift is used to carry the toboggans up to the top of the chutes. The toboggans are loaded and unloaded by Chalet Staff. Riders will need to walk up the stairs to the top of the hill to ride the toboggan chutes
  • No other items or people will be transported by the toboggan lift
  • Riders must carry toboggans to the top of hill, in the event the toboggan lift is not operating
  • No outside food or beverage during public hours will be permitted inside Chalet building
  • No Refunds. Tickets will not be reissued if lost or misplaced
  • Ticket sales end one hour before closing or sooner to ensure all riders get through the line by closing
  • Cleveland Metroparks is not responsible for injuries or personal property.
  • Tobogganing may be canceled due to weather and/or ice conditions. No rain checks or refunds.
  • Failure to follow rules or Instructions could result in Injury or expulsion from the Toboggan Chutes 

Private Toboggan Rental (Non-Public Hours)

Private rental entitles your group to exclusive use of the Chalet Recreation Area for a toboggan party. Rental times are offered only during non-public hours.

  • 4-hour private rental 1-100 riders: $850 
  • 3-hour private rental 1-100 riders: $750 
  • Riders over first 100 riders: $7.00 each
  • Early Entry (set-up only, as available): $65/hour
  • After-event use of building $100/hour 

Popular Private Toboggan Non-Public Rental Time Slots

  • Saturday & Sunday, EARLY BIRD, 8–11 a.m. 
  • Sunday, EVENING HOURS, 6–9 p.m., or 6–10 p.m. 
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday EVENING HOURS (Not available during holiday hours) 5–9 p.m. or 6–10 p.m. 
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday DAY HOURS (not available during holiday hours)
    9 a.m.–1 p.m.
    10 a.m.–2 p.m.
    11 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Noon–4 p.m. 

Private groups may bring food into the Chalet or arrangements can be made prior to your event to have a staffed concession stand open or a buffet served. NO ALCOHOL PERMITTED.



Staffed Concession Stand and Buffets Available for Private Rentals

By reservation our staffed concession stand is available during any private event. Take the worry out of planning all of your food for your event. Would you like to have our concession stand open during your event so your group can make their own purchases?  Or, would you like for us to prepare a breakfast or lunch buffet for your group? There are many options to choose from.                  

Reservations 2 weeks in advance are required - Call for details.

Birthday Party Rentals

Birthday Party Rentals & Food Packages are available during public tobogganing hours. Food Packages, Ala Carte Menu, Birthday Cakes and discounted group toboggan tickets are available for purchase. Food must be purchased through the Chalet.  

Available Birthday Party Times:

  • Thursdays 6-10 p.m. - January 5 – March 2
  • Fridays 6-10 p.m.
  • Saturdays Noon-4 p.m. or 6 p.m.-10 p.m.
  • Sunday Noon-4 p.m.

All Rentals include: 

  • 4 Hour Time slot, 2 reserved tables in our Birthday Party Area, up to 20 Guest.
  • Decorations, Tablecloths, 3 Balloons

Many Birthday Party Packages Options:

  • Food Packages and Ala Carte Menu
  • Birthday Cakes
  • Toboggan Tickets

*Food must be purchased from concession and MUST BE BOOKED AT LEAST TWO WEEKS IN ADVANCE. 


Thursday Night -Small Group Party Rental

Beginning January 5 through March 2, 2017 – during public hours 6-10pm.

Bring in groups of 30 to 50 riders and receive a discounted rate and three reserved tables. Food must be purchased from concession. MUST BE BOOKED AT LEAST TWO WEEKS IN ADVANCE.

30 riders - $300*

*additional riders over 30 up to 50 - $8 each

For more information or to make reservations, call 440-572-9990.

For Questions, Group Reservations and Details, please call 440-572-9990