Glenshee Ski Centre
Cairnwell, Braemar, AB35 5XU
Glenshee Ski Centre offers the UK’s most extensive skiing and snowboarding facilities with an impressive 22 lifts and 36 runs offer an amazing diversity of natural terrain for all standards of skiers and snowboarders.
Lecht Ski Centre, The Lecht Bungalow, Corgarff, Strathdon, AB36 8YP
Lecht 2090 is based 2090 feet (645m) above sea level amid the beauty of the Eastern Cairngorms. The Lecht Activity Centre is situated in the heart of Scotland’s largest National Park at the top of the pass between Tomintoul and Strathdon. The previously infamous road between Tomintoul and Cockbridge is one of the highest main roads in the UK and the hills around rise up to 2,700ft (775m). A total of 12 different lifts, including a 3man chairlift and a magic carpet travelator which get novices going on day one.
Cairn Gorm Ski Area, Aviemore, PH22 1RB
There are few destinations in the world more beautiful than the Cairngorms National Park during winter. Not only does tourism peak as the snow falls, but the range of activities to enjoy becomes all the more extensive. There are more than 30km of ski runs as well as a fully maintained snowboard park; with cross country skiing also popular and Disability Snowsports UK offering snow sports tuition for the disabled.