The temperature is dropping and soon you could be, too - going up to 50 mph down a 70-foot drop at Cleveland Metroparks Chalet Toboggan Chutes in Strongsville. And, to make it even more fun, the Chalet offers great discounts throughout the 2013-2014 tobogganing season.
Check the upcoming schedule to see what discounts and events are happening at the Chalet Toboggan Chutes:
Dec. 13 - Dollar Day - $1 hot dogs and $1 sodas
Dec. 20 - Tis' the Season - 12 and younger receive a FREE treat
Dec. 24 - Tis' the Season - 12 and younger receive a FREE hot chocolate
Dec. 25 - CLOSED - Happy Holidays!
Jan. 5 - Winteriffic! Enjoy ice carvings, hikes, winter recreation demonstrations and more!
Feb. 7 - Dollar Day - $1 hot dogs and $1 sodas
Feb. 14 - Sweetheart Deal - $20 for two toboggan passes, two hot dogs, two hot chocolates
Feb. 16 - Military I.D. Day - All military with a valid I.D. pay $5 to ride all day
Feb. 23 - Family Four Pack - $40 for four toboggan passes, four hot dogs and four sodas
March 2 - Dollar Day - $1 hot dogs and $1 sodas
March 9 - Family Four Pack - $40 for four toboggan passes, four hot dogs and four sodas
And, every Thursday from January 9 to March 6, students with a valid I.D. pay only $7. Take a break from studying and enjoy a thrill ride!
The best part is no heavy lifting. The Chalet's toboggan lift brings your toboggan up the hill for you.
The daily admission fee for tobogganing is ONLY $10 for adults and $8 for children, 11 years and younger. One-time ride tickets are available for $4. Group discounts are available, too.
Regular tobogganing hours for the season are:
Thursdays: 6 - 10 p.m. (in January, February and March 2014)
Fridays: 6 - 10:30 p.m.
Saturdays: noon to 10:30 p.m.
Sundays: noon to 5 p.m.
The Chalet Recreation Area is located at 16200 Valley Parkway in Mill Stream Run Reservation, between Routes 42 and 82 in Strongsville - just a short distance from I-71 and the Ohio Turnpike.
For more information and holiday hours, call 440-572-9990 or go to clevelandmetroparks.com.
Enjoy great discounts all season long at the only public ice chutes in Ohio - the Cleveland Metroparks Chalet Toboggan Chutes - Discover, Enjoy, Protect!
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