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Sessions for Families: Beginners

Treat The Family To An Action-Packed Day Out At Ice Factor!

Family days out shouldn’t be boring!

With activities to suit all abilities (no experience necessary!), Ice Factor is the ideal day out with the kids. 

Ranked as one of the top 5 visitor attractions in the Highlands by Visit Scotland, our world class facilities are the perfect setting for families to learn something new together.

What can families do at Ice Factor ?

TOP PICK!! Our most popular course among families is the Full or Half Day Adventure Course. In these packages the family can tackle:

  • The indoor ice wall
  • Our beginner’s climbing wall
  • The exhilarating aerial assault course
 Adult JNR
1/2 Day Adventure (2 instructed activities)£55.00£45.00
Full Day Adventure (3 instructed activities)£75.00£60.00


2nd TOP PICK!! Many families enjoy booking a private family session on any of our instructed activities.

Private Family session – any instructed activityPrice
2 hours (up to 6 people)£175

Please call 01855 831 100 to speak to a member of our team.

3rd TOP PICK!! Take the leap and have a go on our Aerial Adventure course. 50% OFF when booked online.

Prices (pp)
OnlineOn the Day
Aerial Assault Course£15.00£30.00
[ normal price £30pp ]  All instructed prices include technical equipment hire. Ice Factor does not provide any clothing.

Take The Leap: Book your place today!


When the family gets peckish…

Once you’ve all worked up an appetite you’ll find Chillers Bar & Grill, situated upstairs in Ice Factor serving freshly prepared dishes from 4pm daily. If you’re not around for dinner, the Ice Factor Cafe is open until 5.30pm selling hot snacks, awesome cake and hot drinks.

Extend Your Stay – make a weekend of it!

Thinking of a weekend break in the Scottish Highlands? Check out our Family Activity Breaks and Accommodation page, which is chock-full of activity suggestions and accommodation recommendations!


Not Sure It's For You?

Speak with one of our dedicated instructors today to find out more about rock and ice climbing at the Ice Factor.

Simply complete the enquiry form below or call: 01855 831100

Can’t find a date or time to suit? 

Give our friendly team a wee call on 01855 831100 anytime between 9am-6pm as we often have additional availability on site. 

Have a great day. We look forward to hearing from you! 

The Ice Factor Team