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Our slope is your slope, so come on down & enjoy! If you already have some skills on the slope and are looking for somewhere to exercise your passion, well our ski slope is for you. With a variety of Pay & Play skiing & snowboarding options available, there’s something to suit everyone!

Whether it’s using our slope to practise you skiing or whether you and a group of friends just want to get outdoors, Pay & Play is perfect for you. Choose between our middle or top slope, dependent on your experience and have a wild weekend at Alpine Snowsports, Southampton! 


  • Whether it’s skiing or snowboarding, everyone is welcome to practise on our slopes. These 1 hour practise sessions are a great way to build your confidence on the slope and get in those vital hours to develop your skills. 

    Choose between practising on our middle slope or top slope, depending on your confidence level. 

    Recreational practise is available to anyone who meets the required criteria. 


Our Ski & Tea sessions are a brilliant way to practise on slopes, when they’re a little quieter. 

Happening once a week, the Ski & Tea sessions also include light refreshments for afterwards! 

This is perfect for those who meet the criteria to practise but want to work on their confidence. The quieter slopes mean you have more time to perfect your skills without more skilled skiers racing past! 



All skiers must be able to do Controlled Turns, control speed & stop and the ability to use all ski lifts. 


All Snowboarders must have the ability to do, Controlled side-slip on toe and heel edge & stop and use lifts.




10:00am – 9:00pm


9:00am – 6:00pm


Here are some frequently asked questions to help make your booking process, easier! 

Yes – Our Pay & Play sessions are for people with skiing or snowboarding experience and are confident on our top slope, with the ability to turn & stop. 

For the car park above the ski slope use the postcode SO16 7LT to take you to Vermont Cl. Once on Vermont Cl bear off to the left past the swimming pool and school. At the end of the road turn right and this road will lead you to the car park above the slope. Take the steps down to reception.

Gloves, long trousers and long sleeved top must be worn at all times whilst on the slopes. Hard hats are also compulsory for those aged 6 and under (and strongly recommended for all ages). Skis, boots, snowboards and ski poles are provided free of charge to borrow.

Gloves can be purchased from reception. 

Yes – Spectators can watch from our fenced viewing platform, on the outside of the slope. 

No – All beginners need to be taught but our instructors and show competency before being allowed on the Recreational Sessions.  

We sell hot drinks such as tea, coffee & hot chocolate. Soft drinks & sweets/ snacks are also available to purchase. 

Our main slopes is 100 metres. Our medium slope is around 80-90 metres and our junior slope is around 20 metres.