If you want to escape from the daily routine and have fun, Mount Washington Resort is waiting for you. It is located in the heart of Vancouver Island near Courtenay. This place is ideal for those who are looking for a change and are interested in something extreme.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiboarding in Cairngorm Mountain, Aberdeenshire, Northeastern Scotland United Kingdom
The ski center is located in Cairngorm park, providing ski facilities with 12 lifts and 23 individual pistes. Half of the pistes are suitable for beginners and intermediates and half of them, marked as red flagged, are suitable for experienced skiboarders.
There is only one black piste, which is the West Wall at Coire na Ciste. You can reach the site by renting a car from Aberdeen airport or by coach. Preferable period for visiting with good quality snow is anytime between October and early June.
Always check the weather before a visit, as strong winds may be the reason for shutting down the lifts. There are two schools with instructors that can help you learn how to ski and they also provide the appropriate gear for rental. There are rooms to let in the surrounding area, not far away from the ski resort with affordable prices.