Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Cairngorm

Planning a ski trip to Cairngorm? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Cairngorm stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Cairngorm review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.
  • 2.9
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.2
  • Family Friendly
  • 3
  • Aprés Ski
  • 1.6
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.6
  • Overall Value

Helpful Highlights:

We spent a few days skiing at Glenshee & Nevis but really wanted to go to Cairngorm as it advertises itself as such a good place to ski. To be fair the loca...

  • 2.9
  • Ross Deuchar ( 7th December 2010)

    Payment system badly managed. A typical example of how this country has no clue how to handle large volumes of people, however efforts to improve are clear...

  • Sally Black (18th December 2008)

    CairnGorm is the ski area above Aviemore, which is a popular year round resort. There's a lot to do here and skiing and boarding are a small part of that s...

  • hanks tom (20th February 2014)

    not child or beginner friendly, needs some short travel button pulls at base station to encourage and build confidence for beginners. you may as well becau...

  • harry bowyer ( 6th March 2014)

    We spent a few days skiing at Glenshee & Nevis but really wanted to go to Cairngorm as it advertises itself as such a good place to ski. To be fair the loca...

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