View our detailed Cairngorm snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Cairngorm snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)|
Traditional Village /
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Cairngorm trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Cairngorm area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Cairngorm ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
Rating for skiing gets stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets stars out of 5 overall
The British resort is also known as and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Cairngorm slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Cairngorm has slopes facing .
Rating for snow gets stars out of 5 overall
Cairngorm day and evening care plus snow ski schools and babysitting.
Cairngorm shopping - fashion boutiques, outdoor gear and food shops
Cairngorm hire shops - overview of all shopping in Cairngorm
Cairngorm ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
Cairngorm snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cairngorm snow fun - off slope winter activities