User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


46° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Cold Weather Lowering Attendance At Great Bear

December 8, 2013, 5:25 PM by Leland Steva

Cold Weather Lowering Attendance At Great Bear
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The Cold Weather deterred skiers and snowboarders from hitting the slopes at Great Bear Recreational Area this weekend.

The recreation park was open during the bitter cold Saturday and they didn't see the numbers they normally do.

Great Bear does monitor the weather, and they will close if the wind chill reaches minus 25. 

General Manager Dan Grider wants people that are enjoying the ski hill to do it safely.

“Well you just have to dress for the conditions, make sure you got good equipment and you wear a hat or a helmet, you know quality gloves, mittens, you know socks, you go to your local retailer, go to Sun And Fun wherever, there's all sorts of good gear out there. Just make sure you're dressed correctly,” Grider said.

Great Bear will be using the cold weather and the fresh snow that has fallen and they will be fully open much earlier than they were a year ago.

KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com
Photo Credit:
Photo Gallery:

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View news

You may also like

Parker Teen Dies In One Vehicle Crash

4/12/2014 10:18 AM

16-year-old Tonya Anderson from Parker, SD died in a one vehicle crash west of Sioux Falls on Highway 42 on Friday.

Full Story
SF Woman Dies In Crash Near Brookings

4/12/2014 10:34 AM

A Sioux Falls woman died in a two vehicle crash on I-29 south of Brookings.

Full Story
Missing Girls Case Update On Tuesday

4/15/2014 7:15 AM

Authorities plan to release an update on the investigation into the 1971 disappearance of two South Dakota girls.

Full Story
Remains Found In Car Are Missing Girls

4/15/2014 1:39 PM

After more than 40 years, the families of two missing teenage girls now know what happened to them.

Full Story
Strange Haze Covers Sioux Falls

4/12/2014 5:03 PM

A strange haze with a foul odor hung over the City of Sioux Falls today.

Full Story


Events

 
 
KELOLAND TV: 501 S. Phillips Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Phone: 605.336.1100 · Breaking News call: 1-800-888-5356
Web Site Design and Custom Programming By: Lawrence & Schiller© 2014 KELO-TV -- KELOLAND.COM -- ALL RIGHTS RESERVED