snow tube


Definition of snow tube

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

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Whittaker Mountaineering next door rents snowshoes, skis, snow tubes, tire chains and more. See Carol Pucci, The Seattle Times, "For a visit without the crowds, head to Mount Rainier in winter," 20 Feb. 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

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First Known Use of snow tube

1982, in the meaning defined above

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