When you go on holiday or visit a truly unique location you’ll probably want to take home something special with you – and at CairnGorm Mountain you have that opportunity courtesy of the Shop at the Top and the Mountain Shop.
It’s an amazing experience to trek up CairnGorm Mountain, enjoying the spectacular views across Scotland, and then discover an outstanding retail opportunity waiting for you. It is the highest shop in the country with varied stock making it ideal whether you want a special gift or you’re simply searching for something practical. Don't forget to mail your postcards from the highest postbox at the Ptarmigan Station.
For example, at the Shop at the Top you can buy many ski and winter sports related accessories including hats, gloves, goggles and socks. The Mountain Shop stocks a selective range of items that are also found in the Shop at the Top including, maps, walking socks, poles, hats gloves and all those little mountain essentials. The CairnGorm Mountain online shop is a must for your favourites file. Shop online at any time for that special gift, Christmas stocking filler or simply something for you.
However, the winter sports related items are just scratching the surface. The mountain shops consider the origin, relevance and sustainability of all of the retail merchandise and they even boast a unique labelling system that allows customers to make informed decisions about the gifts they buy. Among the unique collection of goodies are handmade jewellery, wooden toys and organic clothing; essentials such as maps and guides; binoculars, pictures, prints and a whole lot more.
There’s a wide array of styles and colours available with clothing such as quirky printed T-shirts and the ever popular Weird Fish tops. You can also explore a range of fleeces and jackets from the likes of Gelert and Trekmates, which offer something for every pocket.
If there is anything specific you are looking for then ask a member of the retail team and they will assist you in sourcing your specific request. You can also call the shop on 01479 861345.
The CairnGorm Christmas Market is back this year! Open daily from 7th November to 16th December in the Ptarmigan bar in the Ptarmigan Top Station. Come along for a magical shopping experience with unbeatable views!