Ski

We're back open for the winter season on Saturday 13th November 2021!

Pontypool Ski Centre

Pontypool Ski Centre boasts a 230 metre main slope, a beginners area, a ski lift, sprinkler system and mogul run. There's loads of fun to be had for all ages, starting from our Ski Cubs School for children aged 3 and upwards!

We offer a wide variety of lessons and activities for all ages and skill levels, so everyone has the chance to enjoy the Slopes whatever your ability!

For the 2021 Season, ALL sessions must be pre-booked before arriving. You can book your Recreational Ski or Adult Private Lessons through our Mobile App and for all other bookings please call our Team 01633 627100

Ski Centre Timetable

Monday - Closed    

                                                                 

Tuesday

4:30pm – 5:20pm Private Lessons

5:30pm – 6:20pm Private Lessons

6:30pm - 7:20pm Private Lessons

7:30pm – 8:20pm Private Lessons

4:30pm - 8:30pm Recreational Ski

 

Wednesday

7:00pm – 8:30pm Torfaen Ski Club

 

Thursday

6:30pm - 8:30pm Pontypool Ski Racing

 

Friday

4:30pm – 8:30pm Freestyle Night for Recreational Ski

 

Saturday

9:30am – 10:20am Primary Ski School  (5-7 years)  

10:30am – 11:20am Junior Ski School (8-16 years)

11:30am – 12:20pm Junior Improvers Ski School

1:30pm – 2:20pm Private Lessons

2:30pm – 3:20pm Private Lessons

3:30pm – 4:20pm Private Lessons

9:30am - 4:30pm Recreational Ski

Sunday

10:15am – 10:45am Ski Cubs (3-5 years)

11:00am - 11:50am Private Lessons

12noon - 12:50pm Private Lessons

1:00pm – 1:50pm Private Lessons

2:00pm – 5:00pm Pontypool Ski Racing

10:15am - 1:45pm Recreational Ski

There's Fun For All Ages!


The Ski Slope is open for the Autumn and Winter season from October to March.

You can now book your Recreational Ski or Adult Private Lessons via our Mobile App! For all other lessons please contact our Bookings Team on 01633 627100

IMPORTANT Before attending your first Ski Session of the 2021 Season, please ensure that you complete our online Waiver form for all attendee's. Bookings will not be able to be made until this Waiver has been added to our system:

Ski Waiver Form

RECREATIONAL SKI (Freestyle Night) 

Before booking your Recreational Sessions, you must ensure that you are competent on the Slopes. Please complete our Online Waiver before making your booking. You will only need to complete this once during this new season:

Online Recreational Ski Waiver

Ski Centre Brochure
2021

Download our Brochure above for full details of all the sessions we are currently running at the Ski Centre.

In addition to open skiing times, the Ski Centre runs its own Ski School, which offers instruction for all standards of skiing & snowboarding from novice to expert.

The Ski Centre is open to everyone, regardless of skiing ability. However, complete beginners must have at least 3 lessons before they can attend open practice. There are Taster lessons, Ski & Snowboard lessons, Junior and Adult lessons.

The Dry Slope can also be booked for birthday parties and special occasions.  

For Block or private Bookings, please arrive half hour before your lesson, to allow time to get you all kitted up!  

PLEASE NOTE - We are not taking payments at the Ski Centre this year. All sessions must be pre-booked by calling our Bookings Team 01633 627100

COVID PROCEDURES
Masks will be required to be worn inside the lodge unless you are exempt.

Please stay at home and book a PCR test if you have the following symptoms:

  • High temperature
  • New and continuous cough
  • Loss of taste and/or smell

Ski Centre Terms and Conditions

When booking any of our Ski Centre sessions, you must agree to our Terms and conditions below:

  • Responsibility Code - To use our ski slope without lessons, you must meet our minimum recreational standards. You must be able to control your speed to use the beginners’ area. You must be able to control your speed, direction, turn, stop and use the lifts to use all other areas - in accordance with the Responsibility Code. Until you have reached this standard we have a range of lessons aimed at getting you there.
  • We do not permit any users to conduct lessons on our slope at any times. We only allow our own, insured and qualified instructors to carry out lessons. All users must have arms and legs covered including gloves at all times. Any customers using the ‘Grind Rails and Boxes’ MUST wear a helmet at all times.
  • All recreational users must read and accept our Terms and Conditions on entry or have done so previously. Any users who do not abide by our Responsibility Code will be asked to leave and will not receive a refund.
  • Use of Equipment/Facilities - In the absence of any negligence or breach of any legal duty by Torfaen Leisure Trust, the use of Pontypool Ski Centre equipment or facilities is entirely at the user’s own risk. It is the user’s responsibility to ensure that they do not suffer from any medical conditions which would prevent them from safely using the equipment/facilities. Ski Boots are worn in the lodge at your own risk.
  •  Torfaen Leisure Trust will process your personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Act of 2018. We will use your details for the purpose of completing your booking. We will not disclose your details to third parties without your permission.
  • We regularly take photos of customers for the sole use of Torfaen Leisure Trust Ltd. publicity and marketing material. By using our Centre you are consenting to the publication of your image, unless permission is rescinded.
  • If aged 10-18 and unaccompanied by a Parent/Guardian we will allow access upon successful completion of a skills test carried out by a member of staff.
  • Torfaen Leisure Trust Ltd. will not be held responsible for injuries sustained to parents whilst assisting your child with their activities.

For more information please call 01633 627100 (Opening hours above) or email us.

All our Centres are currently closed due to the Tier 4 Restrictions in Wales. We will be re-opening our Indoor facilities on Monday 3rd May 2021. Please keep an eye on our Website and Social Media for updates. We hope to see you very soon!

Updated CEO Statement