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The Lecht Ski Resort Guide
- Acres of ski:-
- Terrain Parks:1
The Lecht in the United Kingdom (in the Scotland region) is a large resort with 14 lifts (1 chair lifts, 13 surface lifts) but it only has 183 metres (600 feet) of vertical descent. The Lecht has 20 pistes. The Lecht is best suited for intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is a also a lot of terrain for beginners and experts too. We have no information about the existence of any cross country ski trails at The Lecht. For snowboarders, there is a terrain park and a half pipe. The majority of the pistes at The Lecht are covered by snowmaking. The nearest airport is at Aberdeen and the nearest train station to The Lecht is at Aviemore.
- Nearest Airport:Aberdeen
- Nearest Train Station:Aviemore
- Tourist Office Website:www.lecht.co.uk
- Slopeside accommodation:no
Latest Snow Reportview full snow report
- Issued:11 Dec
- Last Snowfall:10 December 2017
- Snow Depth (upper):25cm
- Snow Depth (lower):10cm
Today’s Weather (732 m)view full snow forecast
The Lecht Location Maps
Visitor Reviews of The Lecht
RyanM from United Kingdom writes:
Been to the Lecht many times and always had a hoot.
The owners are a lovely family; very friendly and helpful.
Thankfully it is still family owned so they are not just in the game to make fast cash, unlike natural retreats aka 'the gorm'.
A much smaller resort than 'the gorm', but cheaper and not as busy which means more runs and is also hidden from the wind that closed Cairngorm every other day.
Best food in any resort in Scotland; well priced unlike the robbing fools at Cairngorm who are only interested in profits.
Being over 1000ft below 'the gorm' height, they do suffer from lack of snow at times and have to make do with what they get.