We asked, you answered: With the winter season officially here, we wondered what some of YOUR favorite spots for sledding in Indianapolis.
Maybe a couple listed are new to you – perfect for exploring! Keep this list on standby for a snowy weekend or day when cabin fever settles in and you’re ready to turn the family loose outdoors!
Top 10 Spots for Sledding in Indianapolis:
6000 N. Post Road, Indianapolis
The only Indianapolis/Lawrence-based state park is located at 59th and Post Road and includes a massive sledding hill with plenty of space for everyone. $7/car state park admission fee required.
5624 South Carroll Road, New Palestine
You report a fabulous hill and plenty of parking, while Indy Parks reports this is one of their ‘approved’ sledding hills.
2450 S. Shelby Street, Indianapolis
The same site as the Garfield Park Conservatory and Sunken Gardens and Garfield Park Arts Center is a quieter sledding spot according to its fans without the bustle of better-known locations. Also an Indy Parks-reported approved sledding hill.
16141 E. 101st Street, Fishers
This 60-acre features tons of wide-open spaces to run through the snow, PLUS a 60-foot, ADA-compliant sledding hill!
2710 E 171st Street, Westfield
This park features 2 designated sledding areas on one massive hill – an East slope and a South slope. More slopes = less waiting in line!
W. Stop 18 and County Road 100 W, Greenwood
Well known for the Freedom Springs water park, the sledding hills predate the water fun and fans love it!
11800 Koteewi Drive, Noblesville
Slide 700 feet down groomed lanes in our custom snow tubes to a soft landing, and then ride our tow line back to the top for another run. Kotweewi Run is central Indiana’s only groomed snow tubing hill.
2700 W. 116th Street, Carmel
A favorite Carmel Clay Parks property for so much during the year, you claim the hills are perfect for toddler sledding thanks to the smaller hills and crowds.
5301 E. St. Clair, Indianapolis
A 42-acre park with rolling hills, this location is another one of those approved Indy Parks sledding spots. Check out this vintage sledding photo at Ellenberger Park!
1500 S. Center Street, Plainfield
A big spot for sledding, we’re told that the parking lot is close enough to the sledding hill that it’s easy to jump in the car, warm up, then head back out for more sledding!
Did your favorite sledding hill not make the list? Let us know at [email protected]schild.com!