Seven Oaks has ALL the Paintball, Ski, Snowboard, and Snow Tube Equipment You’ll Need!


Opening weekend for skiing and snowboarding will be Saturday, November 16th 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, November 17th from 11 am to 5 pm. Night rates all day long…including Nights Only Season Passes.

We will have Abby’s Alley, Freeway, Elwood’s Hideout, Carters Crossing and School Yard open with Slow Poke rope tow and Valley View chair lift. Snow tubing will not be open yet.

We will also have a few park features set up…still not sure what features yet.

The Seven Oaks staff crushed it this week…it is no small task to be ready to open 3 weeks ahead of schedule!

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Seven Oaks Recreation is family-owned and operated and offers year-round outdoor recreation in central Iowa. Our seasonal activities include skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, canoeing, kayaking, river tubing and paintball. We also provide a VERY nice facility that can be rented for wedding receptions, family reunions, class reunions, summer/winter retreats, birthday parties, corporate meetings/retreats, team building and other activities.

Our winter activities include skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. We offer 600 ski rentals and 120 snowboard rentals to outfit all ages. Our slopes consist of 11 runs varying from beginner to expert and offer a terrain park, rail yard and beginner area. We have 2 triple chairlifts, 2 surface lifts and an affordable snow tubing park. “The Lodge at Seven Oaks” provides ample seating with a great view of the slopes, fast food and Coal Creek Lounge. Skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing at Seven Oaks in Boone Iowa makes for great family or group activities for all ages – group rates and FREE ski and snowboard lessons available. Seven Oaks also offers several nightly discount programs. See YOU on the slopes!

Seven Oaks Recreation’s summer activities include full service canoe, kayak and river tube floats on the Des Moines river 5 days a week. We are excited to be celebrating 14 years of full service river floats! We offer 72 canoes, 24 kayaks and 240 river tubes and plenty of cooler tubes for your paddling or floating adventures. Even if you don’t know how to canoe or kayak, you will enjoy our canoe/kayak/river tube floats. Our river trips are fun for beginners as well as experienced canoe/kayak paddlers. You can paddle your way down the river, or simply relax, float, and enjoy miles of wooded bluffs. We can arrange a river float for you, your family or group.


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