Where . . . Polmonthill Ski Centre, Polmont, Scotland

What . . . The centre has two dendex slopes: a 100-metre main slope with floodlighting, mist sprinkler, and button tow lift as well as a 15-metre nursery slope for beginners.

Recreational skiers must be able to stop, turn, and use the lift. Qualified instruction is available for all levels.

Snowtubing is also available at quiet times for £2 per 20 minutes; contact the centre for the latest information.

Vending machines have snacks and drinks.

Other amenities . . . Snowtubing at quiet times.

Price . . . An hour's open practice with equipment hire is £6.40 for adults; £4.15 juniors.

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