Skiing locations in the UK | TOAD Outdoor Activities

Skiing

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Skiing

Skiing in the UK on both dry slopes and mountanous areas is a great way to keep in shape for the Alps and hone your skills in a safe environment.

After learning to safely turn and stop, participants can progress to advanced carving, racing or freestyle techniques. Skiing is open to participants with any manner of cognitive and/or physical disabilities, using a pair of long, flat runners, called skis, to control speed and direction.

Pros

  • Fun winter activity for all ages
  • Culture, community and lifestyle
  • An activity for life

Cons

  • Isn’t cheap
  • Limited options in the UK

Training & Qualifications

You do not need formal skiing qualifications unless you want to instruct or guide. Expert training and instruction is highly recommended for all levels.

Gear

Snow sports can be expensive for something which you do maybe once or twice a year. Most ski and snowboard schools offer equipment for hire, with different skis available for more speed and control as you progress.

Your own boots and warm winter clothing are sound investments.

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Chatham Ski & Snowboard Centre
Alpine Park
Gillingham, Kent
DISTANCE: 31.07 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Snowboarding, Tobogganing...
Adventure Dolphin
Dolphin House Whitchurch Road
Reading, Berkshire
DISTANCE: 41.60 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Climbing, Climbing Wall, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Canoeing, Kayaking, Orienteering...
Calshot Activities Centre
Calshot Spit Fawley
Southampton, Hampshire
DISTANCE: 70.17 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Climbing, Climbing Wall, Dinghy Sailing, Indoor Climbing, Kayaking, Powerboating, Skiing,...
Snowtrax
Matchams Lane Hurn
Christchurch, Dorset
DISTANCE: 88.81 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Snowboarding...
Ackers Adventure
Ackers Adventure Base Camp Golden Hillock Road
Birmingham, West Midlands
DISTANCE: 99.08 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Archery, Canoeing, Climbing, Orienteering, Skiing, Snowboarding...
SnowDome
Leisure Island River Drive
Tamworth, Staffordshire
DISTANCE: 102.28 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Snowboarding, Spa Days...
Pennine Outdoor Pursuits
Wharfedale House Springfield Close Midway
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 107.11 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Caving, Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Climbing, Horse Riding, Hiking, Orienteering, Paragliding,...
High Action
Lyncombe Drive Churchill
Winscombe, Avon
DISTANCE: 116.74 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Climbing, Grass Sledging, Kiting, Mountain Boarding, Off Road Driving, Quad...
Adventure Care Ltd
Hill Top Cottage Quarnford
Buxton, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 140.94 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Jet Skiing, Rafting, Go Karting, Orienteering, Caving, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Climbing, Abseiling,...
Chill Factore
Trafford Way Trafford Quays Leisure Village
Manchester
DISTANCE: 164.86 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Snowboarding...
Another World Adventure Centre
Moss Farm Ogden
Halifax, West Yorkshire
DISTANCE: 173.48 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Mountain Boarding, Archery, Paintball, Body Zorbing, Grass Sledging, Low Ropes, Battle Archery,...
Plymouth Ski Slope
Alpine Park
Plymouth, Devon
DISTANCE: 189.24 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Tobogganing, Skiing, Snowboarding...
North Yorkshire Outdoor Education Service
Pateley Bridge
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
DISTANCE: 190.52 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Ice Climbing,...
International School of Mountaineering
Hafod Tan-y-Graig Nant Gwynant
Caernarfon, Gwynedd
DISTANCE: 196.37 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Ice Climbing, Skiing, Climbing...
Llandudno Ski Slope
John Nike Leisuresport Complex Great Orme
Llandudno, Gwynedd
DISTANCE: 200.76 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Snowboarding, Tobogganing...



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