Your one-stop guide to skiing and snowboarding in the Cairngorms National Park. The Cairngorms National Park is home to 3 of Scotland’s 5 ski centres – CairnGorm Mountain, Glenshee and The Lecht.
CairnGorm Mountain near Aviemore is the best known of the ski and snowboard areas in the National Park. It is also the highest and holds the snow well throughout the season. There is lots of variety at CairnGorm Mountain and the terrain park’s, kickers and rails have attracted some of Britain’s best snowboarders and skiers to the area.
The Lecht lies on the A939 between Tomintoul and Strathdon and has something for everyone. It is particularly good for families and beginners with excellent nursery slopes and even a magic carpet to help get you started! The Lecht also has a great park for skiers and snowboarders who wish to test their skills on the jumps and rails.
Glenshee lies on the A93 near Braemar on the road from Blairgowrie. Glenshee is the largest ski and snowboard area in Scotland and home to the infamous Tiger, one of the most challenging black runs around. Glenshee also has lots of terrain – both natural and manmade - to keep all abilities happy with endless gullies, bowls, jumps and hits to explore. On a clear day the views across the Cairngorms National Park are a sight to behold.
For those who wish to leave the lifts and the crowds behind, the Cairngorms National Park offers endless opportunities for ski touring and back country exploring just make sure you check the weather forecast and avalanche report before you go and ensure you have all the right equipment and know how to use it! There are lots of guides and training courses available in the area to make sure that you can make the most of the snow in the Cairngorms National Park in safety so why not give them a try?
See the list below for businesses to help you make the most of Snowsports in the Cairngorms National Park.
Winter Fun - It's all here at CairnGorm Mountain. Skiing, Snowboarding, Freestyle, Telemarking. Open year round CairnGorm Mountai...
Go discover more.... Rarest, highest, windiest, coldest.... the Cairngorms is a mountain range of extremes. CairnGorm Mountain is ...
HIRE SKIS and BOARDS from Glenmore Ski Hire Shop. We have also run a ski and snowsports school to bring you a great winter sports ...
CairnGorm Mountain's very own ski and snowboard hire can provide you with everything you need to get you started. Our ski/board ...
Loch Insh Watersports' BASI affiliated ski school, offering ski hire and instruction on our 60m dry ski slope and at the Scottish ...
Welcome to Free Ski. First choice in the Highlands of Scotland for ski and snowboard instruction. Free Ski is a small, friendly b...
New - XC nordic track Ski rentals now available. You pick up or we bring them to you. We have qualified and experienced ski and s...
Full On Adventure ltd
Safe, friendly and relaxed snowboard lessons in Scotland. Private and group lessons in Cairngorms, Glencoe, Glenshee and Lowther H...
BASI is the OFFICIAL TRAINING and GRADING BODY for Snowsport Instructors and Coaches in the United Kingdom and has been offering...
Grantown on Spey
SkiBraemar provides snowsport rental for Glenshee and Lecht visitors. Based roadside in Braemar the hire is operated by Cyclehighl...
Based in Aviemore G2 Outdoor provide outdoor activities such as Rafting, Canyoning, Gorge Walking, Rock Climbing, and Snow Sports ...
Unit 3, Plot 10
Cyclehighlands provides winter sports rental from our Braemar base during the ski season....
Free transport to Cairngorm when you book ski lessons. Active offer an exciting range of snowsports including, skiing, snowboardi...
Craigower Lodge Outdoor Centre
We have been established as a Ski/Snowboard School for 10 years and we only employ the best instructors to give you the best learn...
Unit 3, Plot 10
We are Scotlands's National Outdoor Training Centre based in the foothills of the Cairngorm mountains. There is a strong tradition...
Cairnwell,Braemar,Spittal of GlensheeT. 013397 41320
Ski Lodge,Hilton Coylumbridge Hotel,AviemoreT. 01479 811066
5 Invercauld Road,BraemarT. 013397 41242
Glenshee Lodge,Spittal of GlensheeT. 01250 885209
Myrtlefield Shopping Centre,Grampian Road,AviemoreT. 01479 811711