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Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park

15630 Middle Rd, Approx. 1.5 miles West of I-79, Behind Walmart, Meadville, PA 16335-7344
+1 814-333-2827
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Great fun for the family

We had our entire family here over the weekend, to the tune of about 20+ people. It was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
JanuaryCS
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New Castle, Pennsylvania
An amazing experience!

This place was great. The people were so friendly. Bill the owner couldn't be nicer. This was our... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2015
Katherine G
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AvalancheXpress snow tubing resort is the tri-state areas longest, fastest snow tubing facility located in Meadville,Pa. 1 mile west of I-79. Facilities include a club house with large fireplace, bar with big screen TV's, The Xpress lodge where you can warm up by the wood burner, get a bite to eat at the snack bar or just grab a cup of hot chocolate or cappuccino! Season runs Dec. 26-Mid March.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Jan 2017
“Great fun for the family”
23 Jan 2015
“An amazing experience!”
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15630 Middle Rd, Approx. 1.5 miles West of I-79, Behind Walmart, Meadville, PA 16335-7344
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+1 814-333-2827

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had our entire family here over the weekend, to the tune of about 20+ people. It was a wonderful time. Everyone had so much fun, even the adults!More

Thank JanuaryCS
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2017

Wow, that's a big group! Thank you so much first for your support and patronage and secondly for your very thoughtful compliments! We work very hard at making our customers experiences good ones and it's always nice to get positive feedback to share with our...More

Reviewed 23 January 2015

This place was great. The people were so friendly. Bill the owner couldn't be nicer. This was our first time tubing and I'm glad we went there.

2  Thank Katherine G
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thank you Katherine for your kind remarks! We had a blast with you and your entire group and hope you'll come back soon?

Reviewed 19 January 2015

This place has great tubing lanes. We were a little disappointed when we got there, because the pully wasn't working, but it wasn't the staffs fault. Once everything was working we had fun. They need to invest in more tubes, because there were a lot...More

1  Thank Stacy J
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thanks for sharing your experience Stacy! Every blue moon we have a mechanical issue and hopefully your visit the issue was short lived. We have since bought a large number of tubes from a facility that is no longer in operation….so we should have plenty!...More

Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

This is a great place to take the family tubing. Our kids had tons of fun. Snack bar on site. Staff was friendly. The price about what you would expect, I feel was reasonable. Give it a try

1  Thank Otter421
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thank you Otter for your remarks! We appreciate your input and support! We now have a snack bar concession right at the top of the hill for your enjoyment. Our new "Magic Bus"! Come check it out?

Reviewed 24 September 2014

This is one of the best attractions in our area. Our church kids and adults look forward to this event all year. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank 316marshy
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thank you for your business! We work very hard at making our facility family friendly, reasonably priced and safe for kids of all ages! Thank you for being one of our regulars.

Reviewed 8 June 2014

Avalanche Xpress provides some quality entertainment without traveling to a major mountain resort. It is built on a golf course. This review is based solely on Avalanche Xpress snow tubing as I have not participated in golf at this location. Advantages: *Good for children and...More

Thank DiscountKing
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2015

We appreciate your visit and response to our facility however I am a surprised by some of your comments. The distance between our lift ticket purchase location and lodge and arcade/snack bar is literally a couple hundred feet, there is however a full snack bar...More

Reviewed 11 December 2013

Our family goes every year and loves it!! We always have a blast and can't wait till it opens. Lots of lanes to tube in and plan on laughing and having a great time.More

1  Thank jandtward
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thanks J & T, We love to hear from families that their trip to Avalanche has become a tradition! We work very hard at making it a fun, safe experience for everyone and appreciate your patronage and kind words! Hope to see you again this...More

Reviewed 28 November 2013

Going to Avalanche Xpress Snow tubing park was the VERY VERY BEST thing I have ever done I took my son and nephews almost every year since they have opened and they can nevr get enough and look forward to it. which makes me win...More

1  Thank KAMCOKE
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thank you for your incredible review! We love to hear stories about how our customers earn their "Great Aunt" Awards by bringing their nieces and nephews to the "Thrill on the Hill" at AvalancheXpress! Hope to see you all again this year?

Reviewed 27 November 2013

I love it here the lines are quick and the slopes are awesome! I come here every year and I have never been disappointed. The costs are low but the fun is high.

1  Thank Thomas K
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Thanks Thomas for your review! you and your mom have been very special patrons of ours for years and we look forward to seeing you come back every year! Thank you for your patronage and getting to know you and your family!

Reviewed 27 November 2013

This is a great local location if you have young kids or your unsure if you would enjoy. Remember to dress in layers and have scarf or something to cover/protect your face.

1  Thank astarcher
Bill K, Owner at Whispering Pines and AvalancheXpress Snow Tubing Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Great advice on the layering of clothes to wear. The temperatures and conditions can change pretty quickly and it's always nice to be able to adapt accordingly! Thank you for your great remarks!

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tmyers319
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bill K | Property representative |
I"m sorry but we are a snow tubing only facility, so we don't rent snowboards but we do a really nice job at providing great snow tubing! Maybe you'll come visit us for that? I'm a skier myself, but our tubes will do 35 MPH... More
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tmyers319
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bill K | Property representative |
Same question, please see answer previously submitted. Thanks!
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clowney04
30 January 2016|
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Response from Bill K | Property representative |
I'm not sure what nip snow is but I'm assuming you mean no snow? It is not uncommon at all for there to be no natural snow in the surrounding area and for us to have 2-3 feet of snow, as is the case now! We make natural snow... More
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