MORE SNOWSPORTS

At Folkestone Snowsport Centre we are proud to offer Adults, Children, Families, Groups, Schools, and people celebrating parties an enjoyable and memorable experience on our newly-refurbished, 60-meter dry slope.

In addition to a new surface, we have a newly-installed “sprinkler system” that makes it easier and faster to move on, a new reception that offers everyone a warm welcome, together with committed, qualified and trained staff to add professionalism and safety to the enthusiasm you bring to the activity you do.

BOOKING OPTIONS

All bookings must be paid for in advance.  Please click here for booking terms and conditions.

For Snowsport activities there are 3 booking options:

    • For Snowsport activities and lessons at SCHEDULED TIMES, BOOK DIRECT ONLINE BY CLICKING HERE
    • For birthday parties, school and organization bookings ENQUIRE BY EMAIL to our team named Fusion. Email: fusion@folkestonesportscentre.co.uk – Direct phone line 01303764170 or call the main reception 01303850222 and ask for extension 2333
    • For all other Snowsport enquiries outside scheduled online booking times CALL US ON 01303850333

SAFETY NOTICE
Safety Notice and Clothing Requirements for all Snowsports Activities
For anyone participating in activities at the Snowsports Centre there is the requirement that you wear long-sleeved clothing, long trousers, and GLOVES!  This requirement is for your own safety and provides some protection from possible abrasive contact with the slope.
On arrival, you will be asked to complete a “Participant Declaration” form which gives us medical information in case of an emergency.

Activities at Folkestone Snowsports Centre
Snow Rings
The most popular and easiest activity is sliding down the slope in Snow Rings which is ideal for families, birthday parties, groups of friends, schools.
Skiing
Our slope is ideal and offers great value for anyone who either wants to start on an adventure to become a skier or for established skiers who want to take their skiing to a new level of enjoyment, fun, and skill in preparation for a holiday in the mountains.
Snowboarding
For people who want to join the community of Snowboarders and hang out on the slopes, there are opportunities to take the first steps into snowboarding and the chance to board in style!

Snow Rings

Sliding down the slope in a Snow Ring is fun and invigorating… and walking up the slope is excellent for fitness and well-being.
People who come to experience the Snow Rings are families, children at birthday parties, groups, schools, and individuals.
Snow Rings are available at scheduled times with online booking. To book on scheduled times BOOK HERE.  For enquiries outside of scheduled times call 01303850333. 

For Snow Rings birthday parties (which include a party host), school bookings, and organisations like companies, cubs, guides, etc. please make your enquiry to fusion@folkestnesportscentre.co.uk or 01303764170 or 01303850222 ext 2333
Price for families, groups of children/adults, schools is £5 per person per hour a
The price for birthday parties is £100 for up to 15 children and £2.50 per additional child. (Party Includes; 1x Hour of Snow Rings fun, private use of the slope, and a dedicated party host).

Skiing

Our team of enthusiastic instructors and staff are ready and willing to enhance your skiing experience and journey.
We offer a range of options for skiing including lessons and open practice, Skiing Lessons and Courses, Sunday Ski School for Children aged 7 to 16, Children from beginners to intermediates can book one-off group lessons of 1 hour on Sunday morning and/or Sunday afternoon. Your lesson will be with people of a similar level but not an identical level.

The intention of these flexible one-hour lessons is to take you from your current level of experience and enhance your ability to ski safely and to enhance your enjoyment. You are divided into groups when you arrive at the centre for your lesson.

For scheduled times and start dates BOOK HERE

Evening Course for Adult Beginners

Adults beginners (17 years old and above) have the opportunity to join a group course consisting of 4 sessions over 4 weeks for 1 hour each session – a total of 4 hours. The intention of the course is to take you from beginner to comfortable skier who can make controlled descents of the slope and use the lift confidently. Your lessons will be with the same group of people each week.

The price for this 6-hour course is £60 – equipment included
For scheduled times and dates BOOK HERE

Taster Lessons

Taster Lessons are for adults (17 and above) who want to have a first go at skiing to see if they like it.  The lesson is for one hour. The intention of the lesson is to get to know the equipment and have a first experience of sliding on skis.  After a Taster Lesson, adults can take their skiing further by booking onto other courses. Your lesson is in a group.

The price for a 1-hour Taster Lesson is £15 for Adults.
For scheduled times and dates BOOK HERE

Confident Skiing Sessions

Adult Improvers (17 years old and above) are welcome to join group sessions of 2 hours per session. The intention of the sessions is to provide you with gentle coaching to assist you in becoming more and more confident in your ability to control your skiing and your experience whilst you ski. Your sessions will be with different people each week and this session takes place in the morning usually on Wednesdays.

The price for a 2-hour session is £30 – equipment included
For scheduled times and dates BOOK HERE

After School Ski Academy

The ski Academy is a 5 week course for children aged 7 to 16 years old and takes place after school on scheduled week days.  The course is 1 hour per session per week with a total of 5 hours. The Ski Academy is for beginners and improvers.  The intention of the course is to gain awards created by the instructors of Folkestone Snowsports Centre.

There are 4 Ski Academy Levels.

  • Level 1 – Beginner to Snowplough, glide and stop.
  • Level 2 – Snowplough glide to snowplough turning, using the lift and stopping across the slope. this is the level for open practice.
  • Level 3 – Snowplough turn to partly parallel turns with various radius and speed of turns.
  • Level 4 – Partly parallel turns to full parallel.

The price is £50 for the 5-hour course – equipment included
For scheduled times and dates BOOK HERE

Private Ski Lessons

Private Ski Lessons are for adults, children and families be they beginners, improvers, or seasoned skiers.
The intention of Private Lessons is to provide you with bespoke instruction that is tailored to your specific individual or family needs.  An instructor will assess where your current ability and agree with you on the specific results you would like to achieve from the lesson. Private Lessons give you focused attention to your skill development.

The price of Private Lessons including equipment is:

  • First Person £30 per hour
  • Additional adult £15 per hour
  • Additional child £10 per hour

To book and check availability, please enquire by phone on 01303850333.  We can only offer alternative times subject to instructor availability.

Open Practice for Skiers and Snowboarders

Come along and practice your skiing skills and feel confident on your skis.  One-hour sessions are available for adults and children who can already make controlled, safe descents of the slope, stop easily, and can use the lift confidently.

The price for both Adults and Children skiing £5 per hour – includes equipment. 
Adults (aged 17 and over) snowboarding open practice is £5 per hour
To book and check availability, please enquire by phone on 01303850333.  We can only offer alternative times subject to instructor availability.

Private Snowboarding Lessons

Private Snowboarding Lessons are for adults (aged 17 and over) for beginners or improvers.
The intention of Private Lessons is to provide you with bespoke instruction that is tailored to your specific individual or family needs.  An instructor will assess your current ability and agree with you on the specific results you would like to achieve from the lesson.  Private Lessons give you focused attention on skill development.

The price of Private Lessons including equipment is:

  • First person£30 per hour
  • Additional adult £15 per hour
  • Additional child £10 per hour

For times and dates please enquire by phone on 01303850333. We can only offer times subject to snowboard instructor availability.