The Cairngorms, particularly around Aviemore, offer some of the finest skiing and snowboarding in Scotland. The snow season typically lasts from November to April and, with lift or funicular access to the top of the slopes, you can enjoy the Alps experience closer to home. In summer, the 51-metre dry ski slope at the Outdoor Discovery Aviemore Centre is ideal for honing your winter sports skills, either as a fun day out or for ski and snowboarding lessons for adults and children.ost carp, and ide are all commonly found in the region, too. The Rothiemurchus Estate is a particularly plentiful source, with salmon and sea trout on the Spey and brown trout, rainbow trout, and pike in stocked lochs, where fishing for children is also available.