Visit us at up at Cairngorm Mountain in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. Open year-round to welcome visitors, we have an array of fantastic activities on offer to ensure you enjoy your mountain visit. Visit our web site or follow us on Facebook for the latest news on events and activities on offer at Cairngorm Mountain. - Snowsports (and a variety of local ski schools to choose from for beginners) - Kids ‘High 5’ snowpark - Newly refurbished Café and Cas Bar serving delicious food and warming drinks - New mountain exhibition to learn more about the incredible elements, flora, fauna and people of the area - High speed tubing slide to delight kids and adults alike - 7 Geocaches to find - Mountain Garden and Wildthings Kids Qu
Cairngorm Mountain not only offers phenomenal panoramic views at over 2000 feet, we also have a cafe, mountain shop, snowsports in the winter time and in the summer we offer free family activities. There is also the chance to join our ranger every Thursday for a guided walk.
Family Free Activities
We have 7 geocaches in our ski area to be found, Angus the Yeti is keen to direct you to the lower cas loop (about a kilometer long), pick up Cairngorm Wild Things Quiz & find Torquil the Ptarmigan + more in our mountain garden.
Cairngorm Cafe & Cas Bar
The Cairngorm Café & Cas Bar located in the Daylodge building opens daily at 9am to 5pm serving warming breakfast, delicious lunch, homemade tray bakes, snacks, hot and cold drinks.
The Cairngorm Mountain Shop
The Mountain Shop is home to a wide selection of fantastic mountain clothing & accessories, homewear, gifts and much more! If you’d like to learn more about Cairngorm Mountain and the incredible elements, flora, fauna and people who have shaped, visit our new mountain exhibition, The Cairngorm Story open daily from 9am to 5pm.
Tubing at Cairngorm Mountain
Our new activity is fun for both children and adults. The 70 metre, high-speed Slide features two parabolic turns and you’ll speed down the slide on sit-down snow-tubes.
Open daily from 10 am to 4.15 pm. £6 per tube. Family Ticket £20 – 2 adults + 2 Juniors, Family Ticket £15 – 1 adult + 2 juniors
Minimum age 4 & height restriction of 1 metre. Helmets are available on request.
*No Pre Bookings, please purchase your tickets from the Cairngorm Mountain shop on arrival*
Tubing can be suspended at short notice due to heavy rain/adverse weather so please phone us on 01479 861261 before you travel up.
Exhibtion at Cairngorm Mountain
Our new exhibition is now open. Step inside the Cairngorm Story and discover the lives of people shaped by the mountain, (including local poets, skilled Olympians and heroic mountain rescuers) and learn about the climate, flora and wildlife that has shaped it. Walk through the years and experiences witnessed by the highest mountain massif in British Isles. For more details, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Open daily from 9 am – 5 pm
*Please purchase your tickets from the Mountain Shop on arrival (open at 9 am & last ticket sale at 4 pm)*
Ranger Guided Walks Every Thursday
Join our Ranger to explore the Northern Corries of the Cairngorms.
This will be a full day walk where you can see the corries up close and the wildlife that survive in these parts of the mountains. You will be walking on a mixture of constructed footpaths and open ground. Collect your tickets from the ticket office at the latest 10.20 am. Meet our ranger in the cafe & leave 10.30 am promptly and return by 4 pm. To book you walk please call 01479 861261
Snowsports at Cairngorm Mountain
Cairngorm Mountain has been offering snowsports for over 50 years. We offer 30km of ski runs, 11 lifts, a fully maintained freestyle park. The snowsports season typically runs from December through until April, but this varies from year to year depending on weather. You don’t have to have your own ski or snowboard equipment either, because you can hire everything you need with us.
Our snowmaking machine means we will have snow from 7th Dec 2019 – keep an eye out on our web site and Facebook page for regular operations updates and news of all the events and activities we have planned at Cairngorm Mountain for the forthcoming season.