snow tube

noun

Definition of snow tube

: a large inflatable ring-shaped tube used for sliding down a snow-covered incline

Examples of snow tube in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There is a 50-foot long snow tube ramp at SkyStar Wheel Snow Park, a snow sledding hill, horse carriage rides, hockey contests and ice sculpture displays. Briana Rice, Cincinnati.com, "Snow Banks at The Banks canceled Friday and Saturday because of weather conditions," 9 Jan. 2020 The public is invited to the Cross Creek Ranch Welcome Center, 6450 Cross Creek Bend Lane, for a day of play in 55,000 pounds of snow along with a snow tube hill, petting zoo, crafts with Mrs. Claus, food trucks, a DJ, bounce houses and more. Houston Chronicle, "Fort Bend County calendar of events for the week beginning Dec. 18," 16 Dec. 2019 The snow tubing area features multiple lanes, and admission includes tube rental and use of the snow tube lift. Kellie Hwang, Indianapolis Star, "Put down the remote and embrace Indiana winter with these fun activities and destinations," 15 Nov. 2019 Opened in December 1978, Paoli Peaks offers skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing each year from mid-December to mid-March. Billy Kobin, The Courier-Journal, "The owner of ski havens around the world is buying Indiana's Paoli Peaks," 23 July 2019 Adult snow tubing Looking for an activity that doesn’t involve staring at a screen? Bob Dohr, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Maple tapping workshop on tap at Wehr Nature Center in Franklin," 19 Feb. 2018 There are snow tubes, quilted blankets, and durable bags, as well as winter accessories and knits for men, women, and kids. Megan Gustashaw, GQ, "Askov Finlayson for Target Will Make You Glad it's Winter," 9 Jan. 2018 Opened in December 1978, Paoli Peaks offers skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing each year from mid-December to mid-March. Billy Kobin, The Courier-Journal, "The owner of ski havens around the world is buying Indiana's Paoli Peaks," 23 July 2019 Whittaker Mountaineering next door rents snowshoes, skis, snow tubes, tire chains and more. See whittakermountaineering.com. Carol Pucci, The Seattle Times, "For a visit without the crowds, head to Mount Rainier in winter," 20 Feb. 2019

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First Known Use of snow tube

1982, in the meaning defined above

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“Snow tube.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snow%20tube. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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