We all know what happens when the temperature drops to at least 30 degrees or the first snowfall occurs. You automatically get your skis and tubes ready for Great Bear Ski Valley.

The recreational center is known for its winter fun in the Sioux Empire. But did you know that Great Bear Ski Valley offers more than just fun snow days in Sioux Falls? This establishment can also accommodate various outdoor activities all year long like weddings and HIKING!

Hiking at Great Bear in Sioux Falls

The Great Bear Trails in the non-snowy times offers visitors loads of fun that is certainly not to be missed!

I recently went exploring the trails at Great Bear Ski Valley with my friends one weekend morning. To my surprise, there are a ton (and I mean a ton) of deep hills to climb. You think you're in shape until you attempt to conquer those hills.  Whew!

Check out our little hiking adventure to see all the action!

Did You Know Great Bear In Sioux Falls Is Not Just For Skiing?

Great Bear Ski Valley is really the jack of all trades!  What's your favorite memory at Great Bear Ski Valley?

Sioux Falls Area Farmer's Markets

We can finally go outside without our nose hairs freezing! It must be spring in South Dakota. And when the days are warm that means the gardens are growing. It's farmers' market time in Sioux Falls.

Fresh produce, locally made goods, great people, and a good time are found at these farmer's markets around Sioux Falls.

10 South Dakota Myths Even Some Natives Believe

Have you ever notice how much outsiders (and some insiders) get wrong about South Dakota? They believe and repeat some of these ridiculous South Dakota stereotypes.

SO, to do our part in educating folks, here's a list of some of the most ridiculous myths outsiders always believe South Dakota.

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