Ski Lessons in Aviemore & The Cairngorms
Learn to ski with Active’s ski & snowboard school providing ski lessons in Aviemore at Cairngorm mountain and also at The Lecht. We will even take you Nevis Range if our local ski areas are closed or stormy. We will select the ski centre with the best conditions and weather as well as the most suitable runs to match our clients ability. We are the only company offering this individualised level of service. Your day also includes transport to any of these areas from our meeting points in Aviemore and our main base the Cairngorms Adventure Centre in Newtonmore. Saving you money and allowing you to relax as we drive you to the slopes. No other ski school around Aviemore offers this service. We also offer other snowsports in Aviemore and Ski lessons in other parts of Scotland.
The easy to use chart below will help you to work out your ski requirements automatically. Simply work out your ski length and enter with your normal shoe size to the calculator on the right. Your skis will be set and ready for for the start of your Ski Lesson.
Ski Length Guide
|Weight KG ►|
Height CM ▼
N.B. If you’re unsure about your exact shoe size we advise going up a half size.
Skier Type Guide
The skier type guide helps us to ensure we set up your equipment correctly and safely so you can learn to ski on your lesson. If you never or have very little ski / board experience you will be a type 1.
Type I Type II Type III Skis cautiously and prefer skiing at slower speeds. Happy on easy or moderate, Green or Blue slopes.Novice/cautious skiing at lighter release/retention settings. Entry level skiers uncertain of their classification. Skiing more confidently at faster speeds. Preferring mixed terrain and steeper gradients, typically Blue or Red slopes.. Average/moderate skiing at average release/retention settings. Aggressive, higher speed skiing on all runs, in all conditions and venturing off piste. Skiers who designate themselves type 3 must accept higher binding release/retention settings.
*Please note if you are a season pass holder for The Lecht or Cairngorm your ski lesson package price minus the pass is £65, please contact us before booking. On the day conditions will determine which Ski resort in Scotland we will visit for the lesson, you may have to purchase the day pass for this resort.
Check out our Facebook for photos of recent snowsports in Aviemore (winter season).