Family Fun this Easter at Cairngorm Mountain

Have a fantastic spring break with the family right here at Cairngorm Mountain, just a short drive from Aviemore. Here’s what on for the whole family!

1. Easter Snowsports for Beginners

  • Book a session on our beginners slopes*
  • Learn to ski or board with one of our 3 ski school partners
  • Effortless conveyor uplift to the top of the beginners run!
  • Ski hire available on site
  • Viewing terrace to watch your family in action

*You must be able to ski or board to book a session on the beginners slopes or alternatively accompanied by a competent skier or boarder.


Learning to ski at Cairngorm Mountain

2. Mountain Tubing & Adventure Play Park

  • Open throughout the Easter school holidays (from Friday 29th March – Sunday 14th April)
  • Wee slide and play park suitable for ages 2 – 8
  • Big slides suitable for ages 4+ to grandparents!
  • Picnic benches close by


Children at Cairngorm Mountain tubing park

3. Wild Mountain Garden

  • Open throughout the Easter school holidays (free entry)
  • Learn all about the local habitants, flowers and plants
  • Pick up the family quiz at the Mountain Shop (£1 for prize on completion)
  • Get a photo at the highest phone box in the UK
  • Discover the camera obscura and viewpoint
  • Relax on the picnic benches


Mountain garden quiz and phone box at Cairngorm Mountain

4. Refuel at the Cairngorm Café

  • Enjoy a hot chocolate by the log fire
  • Outdoor terrace with seating and mountain views!
  • Family friendly menu for all ages
  • Bring all the family (we’re dog friendly)


Cairngorm Cafe at Cairngorm Mountain

5. Visit the Mountain Shop

  • Pick up your prize here for the Mountain Garden Quiz (£1)
  • Browse pocket money souvenirs and momentos
  • Cairngorm Mountain unique gifts
  • Outdoor clothing and toys


The Mountain Shop at Cairngorm Mountain

6. Before You Go

  • Discover our new car park with benches and viewpoints
  • Panoramic views down to Loch Morlich
  • Grab your family selfie

Views from Cairngorm Mountain car park

Good to Know

  • Travel lighter by jumping on the Aviemore Adventurer bus which runs regularly from Aviemore centre to our front door, and leave a lighter footprint. 
  • Baby changing and disabled toilet facilities
  • Dog friendly
  • Cairngorm Mountain Railway currently out of service
  • Visit our Ticket Office for further information

Car park and bus travel at Cairngorm Mountain

We hope to welcome you soon!


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Book Your Cairngorm Mountain Experience

We recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment, especially during busy holiday periods. 

Mountain Tubing & Play Park

Open during school holidays and weekends. Book tickets online or choose a gift voucher, valid for 12 months. 


Guided Mountain Walks

Join us for a spectacular half day experience exploring the wild landscape of the mountain.


Cairngorm Motorhome Site

Book an overnight stay or longer with stunning views down to Loch Morlich. Open May – October.