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Overview

Sports/Activities Offered
Alpine Ski Racing, Skiing, Snowboarding
Genders catered for
Mixed
Facilities
Changing Rooms, Climbing Wall, Cycle Track, Highropes, Ski Slope, Sports Hall
Inclusive of members with
Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Physical Impairment, Multiple
Accredited
Snowsport England ClubMark Accredited
Affiliated by
Snowsport England
Set in the heart of the Midlands, 2 miles from Birmingham City Centre, Ackers Adventure provides a range of outdoor activities including skiing, climbing, archery and canoeing!

Ackers Adventure has 3 floodlit synthetic bristle matting slopes available for use throughout the year. The main slope is approx. 100m long and incorporates a permanent ramp jump area and button ski lift. There are also two 30m nursery slopes. One is dedicated solely to snowboard lessons whilst the other is used for starter ski lessons.

Lessons and courses are great value for money and offer an excellent coaching model coupled with continual assessment and input from your instructors.

Skiing Courses and Lessons at Ackers Adventure, Birmingham, are held throughout the year and can be arranged around your time table.

Opening Times

  • Monday – 10:00am – 5:30pm
  • Tuesday to Friday – 10:00am – 9:00pm
  • Friday 6:00pm – 9:00pm Midland Ski Club (no recreational skiing)
  • Saturday – 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday – 10:00am – 3:30pm
  • Bank Holidays – 10:00am – 3:30pm

Activities (16)

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Saturday 19th January (10:00 - 17:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Sunday 20th January (10:00 - 15:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Monday 21st January (10:00 - 17:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Monday Meetup

Monday Meetup

Next Session: Monday 21st January (18:30 - 20:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

An Informal coaching session to improve personal performance!

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Tuesday 22nd January (10:00 - 21:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Snowplough - Parallel Plus

Snowplough - Parallel Plus

Next Session: Wednesday 23rd January (18:15 - 19:45)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

On Wednesday evenings from 6:15pm – 7:45pm we have a Snowplough/Parallel Plus lesson. There are 15 minutes at the start and end of the session to practice before and after the 1 hour of coaching in between.

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Wednesday Value Morning

Wednesday Value Morning

Next Session: Wednesday 23rd January (10:00 - 13:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

Join us on our Wednesday Morning Club for an informal coaching session from 10am - 1pm.

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Instructor Training

Instructor Training

Next Session: Wednesday 23rd January (18:00 - 20:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are aged over 16 and can do basic parallel turns, why not join our Instructor Training Sessions that run on Wednesday evenings from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Ackers Adventure.

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Wednesday 23rd January (10:00 - 21:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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£5 Taster Session

£5 Taster Session

Next Session: Thursday 24th January (18:00 - 19:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

At a special introductory price of only £5, a 1.5 hour dry slope ski session for everyone who can already use a drag lift and ski using basic linked turns, or better!. Our qualified coaches will give you instruction and help you decide which one of our Tuesday, Thursday or Friday sessions would be the best for you.

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Go Skiing

Go Skiing

Next Session: Thursday 24th January (18:00 - 19:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

The session teaches you everything you need to know about skiing for just £14pp in a relaxed environment and is also a great opportunity to meet like minded people. It aims to teach you to become a recreational skier over a period of weeks in preparation for more advanced sessions that we offer.

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Thursday 24th January (10:00 - 21:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding

Next Session: Friday 25th January (10:00 - 18:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

If you are already of the basic recreational standard of being able to do linked turns, control your speed and direction and use our button lift then you can use our slope for Recreational Skiing or Snowboarding!

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Learn To Ski In 3 Evenings

Learn To Ski In 3 Evenings

Next Session: Monday 28th January (18:30 - 20:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

Ackers Adventure offers a ‘Learn to Ski in 3 Evenings’ Course for anybody wishing to learn how to ski quickly or without taking up too much of their time.

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Learn To Ski In A Day

Learn To Ski In A Day

Next Session: Saturday 2nd February (10:00 - 16:30)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

Ackers Adventure offers a ‘Learn to Ski in a Day’ Course for anybody wishing to learn how to ski quickly or without taking up too much of their time.

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Junior Learn To Ski In A Day

Junior Learn To Ski In A Day

Next Session: Tuesday 19th February (10:00 - 16:00)

Venue: Ackers Adventure

Our Junior Learn To Ski In A Day courses run during on selected dates during the February Half Term from 10:00am - 4:00pm for children aged 8-16.

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Our Partners

  • English Schools Ski Association
    Snowsport Scotland
    Snowsport Wales
  • Plan My School Trip
    Snowsport England
  • CSPN
    SIGB
    This Girl Can
  • Switzerland
    Ski Club GB
    Sport England
  • Ellis Brigham

Our Partners

  • CSPN
  • Ellis Brigham
  • English Schools Ski Association
  • Plan My School Trip
  • SIGB
  • Ski Club GB
  • Snowsport England
  • Snowsport Scotland
  • Snowsport Wales
  • Sport England
  • Switzerland
  • This Girl Can