Summer Chairlift at Glenshee

Take a Trip Up the Summer Chairlift at Glenshee Snowsports Centre

Are you looking for a unique and unforgettable experience this summer? Look no further than Glenshee Snowsports Centre’s captivating Summer Chairlift rides. These breathtaking trips offer a fantastic opportunity to explore the serene and picturesque landscape of Glenshee from a vantage point like no other.

As you gently ascend the Scottish Highlands aboard the chairlift, you’ll be immersed in the heather clad hills that surround you. The panoramic views of the Cairngorms National Park are bound to leave you in awe, making this unconventional summer activity an incredible experience for families, couples, and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

While the Glenshee Snowsports Centre is renowned for its winter skiing and snowboarding, a trip up the Summer Chairlift offers an entirely new perspective of the area. There’s truly no better way to appreciate the beauty of Scotland’s natural wonders than from the heights of Glenshee’s scenic chairlift ride.

Reaching Glenshee Snowsports Centre is an adventure in itself, taking you through some of Scotland’s most scenic landscapes. 

As you approach the Snowsports Centre, the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains will certainly make the journey worthwhile. You’ll spot the unmistakable sight of the chairlift waiting to whisk you away to even greater heights.

Upon arrival at Glenshee, you’ll find ample parking available close to the base station. They offer free parking, including designated spaces for visitors with mobility issues. However, during peak times, it’s recommended to arrive early to secure your spot.

The lift operates during the warmer months, typically from late June until early September, allowing you to appreciate the stunning views across the Scottish hills.

The Summer Chairlift’s operating hours are from 10am to 4:30pm, with the last departure scheduled at 4pm. It’s essential to arrive in good time, as the chairlift may close early due to unpredictable weather conditions or maintenance requirements. You can check the Glenshee Snowsports Centre website for the most up-to-date information on schedule changes and closures.

Children under the age of 5 can ride the Summer Chairlift for free with an accompanying adult. Additionally, the chairlift can accommodate bikes, allowing you to bring your own for a thrilling descent down the mountain trails.  Dogs are also welcome to use the chairlift, as long as they can be kept safely sitting by their owner.

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