The Ski season in Scotland and
northern England is normally from January
to March, sometimes December to
Listed below are 4 outdoor Ski Resorts
in Scotland and 2 in England. Also listed
are 1 indoor, real snow venue in Scotland
and 4 indoor, real snow venues in
England. There is a link at the bottom of
this page for numerous Dry Ski
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situated about 10 miles southeast of
Aviemore, 126 miles north of
Cairngorm is a mountain in the Gairngorms
National Park overlooking the town of
Aviemore. At 4084 ft, it is the sixth
highest mountain in the United Kingdom.
Scotland's top ski resort was developed
here from 1960 and the Cairngorm
Mountain Railway was opened in 2001.
The top station has a Visitor Centre and
Restaurant with the best views in
Scotland. The top Ptarmigan Station is at
approximately 3,599 ft. Regular trains
and buses run to Aviemore from all over
the UK. Regular buses run from Aviemore
to the Cairngorm ski centre. Travel
Info . Map.
info & Accommodation
situated 5 miles east of Fort William,
107 miles northwest of Glasgow
The Nevis Range is located on Aonoch Mor
mountain just north of Ben Nevis. The
centre offers a variety of terrain from
gentle beginner slopes by the top gondola
station to advanced off piste runs in the
back corries. The range caters for almost
every type of snow sport. The website
gives a list of prices and information on
lessons. There are 12 lifts including a
gondola, mountain restaurant and much
more. Regular buses and trains run to
Fort William from all over the UK.
Regular buses run between Fort William
and the Nevis Range. Tel: 01397 705 825.
Info. Map .
Area info & Accommodation
Glenshee Ski Centre 25 miles north
of Blairgowrie, 84 miles north of
Glenshee Ski Centre offers the UK's most
extensive skiing and snowboarding
facilities with impressive 21 lifts and
36 runs offering an amazing diversity of
natural terrain for all standards of
skiers and snowboarders. There are lots
of options to choose from - you can join
a class, go private, hire an instructor
for your group, get into race training or
simply take advantage of one of our great
value package deals.. Map.
Info & Accommodation
The Lecht Ski Centre situated 53
miles west of Aberdeen
Lecht 2090 is based 2090 feet (645m)
above sea level amid the beauty of the
Eastern Cairngorms. Winter activities are
ideal for all levels of skiers and
snowboarders but especially good for
beginners and intermediates. A total 12
different lifts, including a 3man
chairlift and a magic carpet travelator
which get novices going on day one. Tel:
01975 651 440. Map.
Info & Accommodation
Braehead indoor with real snow,
situated about 5 miles west of Glasgow
Xscape is the ultimate family
entertainment destination combining
'real' snow slopes with urban and
lifestyle retailers, cool bars and
restaurants, cinema, family attractions
and extreme activities, all under one
roof. ..."? ? As Xscape is situated right
next to the large Braehead Shopping
Centre, regular buses run from Glasgow
Centre such as the 54C from Union Street
next to Central Train Station. There is
also a regular Ferry
Service . Map .
Glasgow Area Info &
Yad Moss Snow Slope situated about
25 miles east of Penrith in Cumbria
The ski area is served by a fast Poma
button tow which is unsuitable for
inexperienced skiers and snowboarders.
Length 600m: Vertical rise 120m: Top
Station 725m: Uplift 600 people per hour.
Depending on snow cover there are up to
eight or so runs, half a mile in length,
some are prepared by a piste groomer when
conditions are suitable. Map.
Weardale Ski Club situated about
30 miles west of Durham
We now have a spacious two storey ski
lodge and work shop, a snowmobile,
snowblower and a Kassbohrer piste basher.
As the years have progressed our
facilities have improved..When the snow
comes,we are ready to use it. Skiing,
Snowboarding and Snow Kiting. Map.
SnOasis indoor real snow in Great
Blakenham near Ipswich, Suffolk opens
SnOasis will be the world's first winter
sports resort offering you a totally new
concept in family activity holidays. At
the heart of the complex lies Europe's
largest indoor ski slope, measuring 415
metres long by 70 metres wide, with a 100
metre vertical drop, giving an
exhilarating run to both dedicated and
fun seeking skiers.. Map.
Chill Factore indoor real snow
situated 7 miles west of Manchester
With so much going on at Chill Factore,
you're spoilt for choice. From hitting
our incredible 180 metre long, real snow
slope to learn new skills or to hone your
technique, to dining with friends and
family or enjoying a spot of shopping on
our Alpine Street, there's bound to be
something to keep you coming back for
more. Map .