Experience the wonder of the magnificent Cairngorm Mountain, a hotspot for visitors in summer and winter. Behold the rising and falling slopes of this majestic mountain, home to the UK’s highest Funicular Railway and restaurant, plus incredible snowsports in the winter months! Get set for a memorable adventure.
A 10-minute drive from the Glenmore Campsite, gaze out your windows in awe as Cairngorm Mountain comes into view. A spectacular sight to behold throughout the year, the mountain is alive with activity in all seasons. In the spring and summer months, ascend the slopes and behold beautiful wildflowers and wildlife.
In winter, the landscape transforms as snow settles atop the mountain’s peak and covers the slopes, creating the ultimate snowsport resort. An awesome adventure for all the family, a visit to Cairngorm Mountain is a must-have on your Aviemore camping trip ‘to do’ list.
A truly unique mountainside experience, the Funicular Railway at Cairngorm Mountain is the only one of its kind in Scotland! Ascend to heights of over 3,500ft for stunning, panoramic views as far as the eye can see.
Arrive at Top Station, and beneath the beautiful skies behold the sheer size of your surroundings from the viewing terrace. A mountain top exhibition unveils the history of this magnificent peak, while the Ptarmigan Restaurant is the perfect place for the family to refuel and gaze out over the far-reaching landscape.
The Funicular Railway operates from 10am – 4.30pm and is accessible to the disabled and parents with pushchairs. Toilet facilities are available in the Ptarmigan Restaurant.
Ascend the mountain slopes on foot for an unforgettable walking adventure, rising to heights of more than 4,000ft. Cairngorm Mountain’s guided walks are a great way to explore the breathtaking terrain and learn about the local wildlife.
At the highest point, you’ll feel like you can touch the sky, while the jaw-dropping panoramic views will stir awe-inspiring and humbling emotions. For a gentler descent, you can ride the Funicular Railway back to base and stop off at The Storehouse at the foot of the mountain, for some well-earned refreshment.
In the winter months, Cairngorm Mountain transforms into a snow covered wonderland and becomes a hotspot for snowsports. Fun for all the family, try skiing or snowboarding on the slopes of this majestic mountain, surfing the snow and gliding through the crisp winter air.
With routes designed for all abilities, experience a magical adventure that will live long in the memory. Everything you need to take to the slopes is available for hire on the mountainside, so suit up.
Just minutes away from the Glenmore Campsite by car, get set for a cracking day out at Cairngorm Mountain. A fully-loaded family day out, there’s so much to see and do upon the mountain slopes. Accessible to all, Cairngorm Mountain is a top visitor attraction where unforgettable memories are made.
Tel: 01479 861261
Sat Nav: Cairngorm Mountain, Cairngorm Ski Area, Aviemore, PH22 1RB.
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