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Why Choose Us?
About Snow Factor

Who we are

Snow Factor is Scotland’s only year-round ski centre with real snow (and the longest indoor real snow slope in the UK).


With guaranteed perfect teaching conditions and fresh snow every day, Snow Factor Glasgow is the perfect place to practice, train and learn to ski, snowboard or ice climb– whatever the weather – all year round.

Slope Opening Times:

Mon 1100-2100

Thu 1100-2100

Fri 1100-2100

Sat 0900-1800

Sun 0900-1800


February Half Term

Open 7 days Monday 14th -Sunday 20th, with Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th open 11-9pm!
Normal opening times will resume W/C 21st Feb (see above).


Bar Varia

Opening hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday 10:30am-9pm

Closed: Tuesday and Wednesday

Weekends: Saturday and Sunday 8:30am-6pm

Customer Care Phone Lines:

Monday, Thursday and Friday 10am-7pm  Saturday and Sunday 10am-4pm

Safety first

Lessons for all levels of experience

Great for families

Great for groups of friends

Easy access

Open all year round

Something for everyone

With dedicated teaching and instruction slope, main ski slope, 4 ski lifts, ice climbing wall, Bar Varia Bar & Restaurant, Festive Grotto, Sledging and Baltic Ice Bar Glasgow, it really is the perfect winter fun destination and all only 10 minutes from Glasgow city centre (follow signs for the airport).

Join in on the fun!

Your safety, enjoyment and fun are of the utmost importance to us and every aspect of Snow Factor has been designed with you in mind. Perhaps that’s why over 500,000 (that is 1:10 people in Scotland), just like you, have chosen to learn at Snow Factor.

All instruction is provided by The Adventure Trust.