Tubing is a fun winter activity that provides a good dose of adrenaline. Edelweiss offers 8 different tubing runs and a carpet lift. You can manage your level of excitement by choosing a mild run or a steeper, curvier slope that will increase your speed and have your tube spin.













Date of outing: Thursday, February 27, 2020

Registration: Starts on February 11 (4 p.m.). ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM HERE.


  • 12:15 p.m.: Meet us on the ground floor of CRX, 100 Louis-Pasteur, near Tim Hortons.

  • 12:30 p.m.: Departure from campus. We will take a school bus to get to Edelweiss.

  • 1:15 p.m.: Arrival at Edelweiss.

    • Get your lift ticket.

    • Walk over to the tube storage area and grab a tube.

    • Make your way up and have fun tubing!

  • 3:30 p.m.: Departure from Edelweiss.

  • 4:15 p.m.: Arrival at uOttawa.

Cost: It is free! 

Keep in mind:

  • Bring a lunch to eat on the way.

  • Wear a hat, scarf, mittens or gloves, warm socks, and winter boots to stay warm. Snow pants are highly recommended!

  • Bring your student card.

  • To make the most of your outing you can also bring small snacks and money for a hot chocolate break at the lodge.

Edelweiss tubing rules:

  • Seated position required.

  • One person per tube.

  • Wait for trail to be completely clear before sliding.

  • Evacuate the trail quickly at the bottom of the hill.

  • Lift ticket is mandatory.

  • Maximum of 4 people in a group or chain (tubes tied together).

  • Bring the tube back to the storage area after using it.

  • Respect the rules at all times.

  • Lift ticket can be confiscated (taken away) if rules are not respected.