We've been having a few cold days on the hill as it's usually the case at this time of the year. The first snow of the season came on the 8th November with a very thin dusting of snow on Lowther Hill, followed by a bit more snow on the 11th, see webcam picture. First snowfall at village level, another thin dusting, came on the 14th. Winter is approaching fast, please renew your membership now before we start running the tows!
Lowther Hills Ski Club 2019/20 Memberships are now available online on this website. Join now here.
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Thank you very much everybody. We have successfully crowdfunded a snow groomer for the Ski Club's facilities on Lowther Hill.
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Lowther Hills Ski Club members are invited to attend the club's AGM on Sunday 24th November 2019 at 5pm at the Hopetoun Arms Hotel in Leadhills.Read more ...
"Lowther Hills Ski Club runs South of Scotland's only snowsports centre"
Founded in 1986, we are a volunteer-based, family-friendly club which has snowsports facilities on the Lowther Hills.
We operate a nursery slope with a 140 metre-long rope tow in the village of Leadhills and an area for intermediates with a 400 metre-long rope tow on Lowther Hill.
THE CRADLE OF SCOTTISH SNOWSPORTS
Did you know about the pioneering history of the Lowther Hills in Scottish snowsports? From Scotland's first Curling societies in the 1700s to the early plans to create Scotland's first commercial ski centre in the 1950s.