A Little Slice of the Alps
in the Heart of Rossendale
With the ski season here why not brush up on your technique ready for the holidays or simply experience the thrill of The Hill where there are lots of fun, Alpine activities to enjoy
During the winter season The Hill offers visitors everything from an Alpine-style bistro overlooking the slopes to expert ski and snowboarding instruction, fun tube-tastic sessions and an air soft target range.
Set in the picturesque Rossendale Valley, The Hill has an action-packed programme of activities to suit all ages, offering ski and boot hire and professional coaching making this a safe environment for beginners and experts.
It’s never been easier to learn to ski or snowboard, with lessons to suit everyone from age five upwards. With highly qualified and experienced instructors and coaches taking learners through all the stages it’s guaranteed to be an exciting and memorable experience!
There are group sessions as well as private one-to-one tuition with the professionals to help novices learn while experienced skiers can brush up on their skills.
Great fun for all the family, weekend tubing sessions are also incredibly popular – so it’s essential to book early!
Following a £670,000 refurbishment project, The Hill has become a peak attraction with its exciting line-up of events. Feel the rush of wind and exhilaration as you ski down to the bottom as family and friends watch from the Alpine-style outdoor terrace next to The Hill’s café bistro.
Overlooking the main and beginners’ slopes, the bistro and terrace is the piece de resistance to enjoy in any season. With its cosy ambience and Alpine-style specials including pizza, goulash and pasta, as well as the signature Hill burger, the bistro is a unique place where visitors can simply enjoy a drink or meet apres ski to chat about the day’s activities while watching fellow skiers and snowboarders on the slopes.
Specialist exclusive Alpine wines and beers from Italy, France, Austria and Spain have been selected giving an authentic feel to complement the delicious menu options, or you could wrap up and sit outside on the terrace and enjoy a warming hot chocolate while soaking up the atmosphere.
In what is a friendly, fun environment, adults, teens and children can be active in the outdoors experiencing all that The Hill has to offer. It is an energising place that is alive with activity.
Dave Fuller head of business development at The Hill, explains: “People come to The Hill to experience something quite unique and special. It’s a really friendly place where family and friends can have a great time! Everyone is made welcome – it’s a little slice of the Alps in the heart of Rossendale.”
With special events such as the popular ‘Grill at the Hill’ along with gin and wine tastings in the bistro as well as a Saturday Kids’ Club, holiday courses and children’s parties, there’s never been a better time to visit The Hill for a taste of Alpine fun!