Where to Ski & Snowboard in the UK

With 82 ski resorts across the UK, a ski trip to the area is sure to deliver. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to the UK isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With thousands of acres of skiable terrain to explore, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to the UK.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts in the UK

Cairngorm Mountain

Cairngorm Mountain

Located within Cairngorms National Park, the area serves up some of the best skiing conditions in all of Scotland. Cairngorm Mountain offers almost 20 miles of varied ski runs for every level of skier or snowboarder. The area also boasts a freestyle park and state-of-the-art facilities. The nearby alpine town of Aviemore is an ideal spot to spend time off the slopes with several dining options, shops, and more.

Yad Moss

Yad Moss

Yad Moss, located in northern England, is highly regarded as the area’s top destination for real-snow skiing and snowboarding. The resort also boasts England’s longest ski lift. Surprisingly, Yad Moss is run entirely by volunteers. So, every dollar spent at the resort goes right back into improving the facilities on-site.

Glenshee Ski & Snowboard Center

Glenshee Ski & Snowboard Center

Glenshee Ski & Snowboard Center is the largest ski resort in Scotland with almost 25 miles of ski trails. The various terrain with steeps, open bowls, and more is accessible by 22 different lifts and easily accommodates skiers of all ages and abilities. The resort spans over three valleys and four mountains, allowing for some incredible mountain views and tons of backcountry skiing.



Nestled on the edge of the village of Allenheads, Ski-Allenheads offers a quaint skiing and snowboarding experience. The area features rope-tows, various slopes for all levels of skiers, and incredible depths of snow. The nearby village also boasts charming cafes and restaurants sure to warm you up after a long day of skiing or snowboarding.

Nevis Range Mountain Resort

Nevis Range Mountain Resort

This family-friendly ski resort is located next to Fort Williams, making the area easily accessible by train from other nearby cities. The gondola at Nevis Range quickly takes you up to several beginner and intermediate trails. Off-piste slopes or backcountry skiing are also available for those seeking more of a challenge.

FAQs About Winter Vacations in the UK

Are ski resorts in the UK open?

Yes! Some ski resorts in the UK are open and ready to welcome you. Others remain closed with the intent to reopen soon. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

Can you ski in the UK?

Yes! There are more than 80 ski resorts across the UK that offer almost 100 miles of skiable terrain.

How to ship skis on your ski trip to the UK?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip to the UK, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip to the UK?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip to the UK. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip to the UK.

How much does it cost to ship skis on a ski trip to the UK?

The cost to ship a small ski bag (under 25 lbs.) from the US to the UK is $169.99 USD for the outbound leg and $179.99 USD for the return. The cost to ship a small snowboard bag (under 25 lbs.) from the US to the UK is $179.99 USD for the outbound leg and $184.99 USD for the return. Transit time shipping to the UK from the US is 3-5 business days for both the outbound and return legs.

Customer Support

As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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