Active Outdoor Pursuits offer snowsports school trips with skiing, snowboarding and winter skills residential weeks, weekends and activity days in Scotland. By choosing Active Outdoor Pursuits for your school’s outdoor residential break or activity day, you are guaranteeing them a safe, fun and enjoyable experience. Active are licensed with AALA. We have also been awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality and are a British Canoeing approved paddlesports Centre. We are proud to work positively with schools and authorities from throughout Great Britain.
It’s all about challenge and teamwork, while experiencing new activities in a new environment. We deliver programmes that will help develop confidence and resilience in young people. We believe that the many benefits of school’s outdoor adventure Education will be visible and tangible back in the classroom.
Winter School Skiing & Snowboarding Residential Weeks in Scotland
Our school snowsports winter residential courses run from Monday to Friday and give pupils the opportunity to really develop their skiing or snowboarding skills. Lessons are provided at The Lecht Ski Centre, Cairngorm Mountain or Nevis Range. Courses run every week throughout the winter season and normally until early April.
The skiing & snowboarding snowsports school winter residential courses are designed for beginners and intermediates. This will take your skiing or boarding to a new level – you will get at least four hours instruction each day as well as time to practice your new skills.
Package Price Includes
- 3 or 4 nights full board accommodation
- Half day (2-hour) lesson on the Monday afternoon.
- Full day (4 hour) lessons on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
- Departure on Friday morning, or add another full day of snowsports lessons.
- Ski or board & boot hire
- Daily instruction
- Transport to the slopes
- Activity Guarantee
- 1:10 free teachers places (Not including lift pass)
Cairngorms Adventure Centre nestles in the highland village of Newtonmore within the magnificent Cairngorms National Park. It is the perfect year round location for all outdoor activities including mountain, water and snowsports. This will be your home while on any of our snowsports school residential packages.
A hub for outdoor adventure activities, Cairngorms Adventure Centre not only provides schools with adventure activity outdoor residential weeks, days and snowsports breaks but is home to worldwide recognised Instructor Training Courses and adventure journeys taking you across Scotland by foot, bike and boat.
The Cairngorms Adventure Centre sleeps up to 77 people over two floors. The centre has a large dining room for the catering of pupils and groups along with social lounges for reviews, relaxing and self reflection time.