Apr 28, 2015
During the winter seasons, most people around the world enjoy hitting the slopes around the snow covered areas. However, the snow is no longer available during the summer season. If you missed the winter season’s fun in the snow, there are various indoor destinations and snow centers where you can do your moves. Here are some of the most popular ski and snow centers around the world.
SnowWorld in Landgraaf
This is considered to be one of the largest Indoor ski resorts, not only in Netherlands but also on the planet. SnowWorld has over 5 slopes ranging from red, green as well as blue around its 35,000 square meters of pistes. For freestyle skiers and snowboarders, the Eiger slope is one of the best. There is also a children’s area as well as professional ski lifts to constantly manage the flow of skiers. The complex also has two restaurants that offer food, drinks and even barbeques.(Image by Edgar Vonk)
Snow Funpark in Wittenberg
The Snow Funpark is over 30,000 square meters and was opened in 2006. It is the Europe’s largest snow park that use state of the art snow machines giving the best experiences on the slopes. The parks best feature is the indoor half pipe that is installed for professionals. This is the only indoor half pipe around the world. The park is designed to host international events as well as professional competitions. The park also offers quad biking, water skiing, tubing as well as a high wire garden. It also has a sports shop center.
This is a luxury indoor snow resort that was opened in 2005. The 22,500 square meters of slope is located in Dubai, the last place you expect to find snow. The park has more than five slopes which are designed for different levels of difficulty, gradients and heights. You can also enjoy zorbing down the big ball run. The park also offers retail shopping, a freestyle zone, fancy cafes, private children parties as well as themed restaurants.
SnowZone in England
This is one of the award winning entertainment centers in Europe that sits inside the Xscape located in England. This is one of the best snow centers for children where they can enjoy various activities such as ice sliding and toboggan. You can also buy novice lessons to guide you in controlling speed, using the lifts and other safety precautions on the 170 meters of piste. The Xscape also offer an array of other activities such as bowling, rock climbing as well as indoor sky diving. It also has several restaurants and shops.
SnowPlanet in Auckland
The SnowPlanet is the largest snow center in the southern hemisphere and is found in New Zealand. It has a 200 meters long slope in additions to the jumps and rails in a Terrain Park as well as beginner’s area and a ski line. The center also offer retails gears and even a qualified ski school.(Image by oh.yes.melbourne)
These are some of the best snow and ski centers around the world that you can visit in case you missed the fun in the winter season.
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