Indoor skiing is done in a climate-controlled environment with snowmaking. This enables skiing and snowboarding to take place regardless of outdoor temperatures. Facilities for both alpine skiing and nordic skiing are available.
Nordic ski tunnels
|Sotkamo||DNA Ski Tunnel||1,200 m (3,937 ft)||1997|
|Jämijärvi||Jämi Ski Tunnel||1,250 m (4,101 ft)||2002|
|Uusikaupunki||Vahterus Ring and Vahterus Ring II||1,000 m (3,281 ft)||Nov 2005|
|Paimio||Ski Tunnel Paippi and Ski Tunnel Paippi II||700 m (2,297 ft)||before 2006|
|Leppävirta||Vesileppis Ski Arena||before 2006|
|Torsby||Fortum Ski Tunnel Torsby||1,287 m (4,222 ft)||16 Jun 2006|
|Oberhof||DKB Skisport-Halle Oberhof||1,754 m (5,755 ft)||24 Aug 2009|
|Helsinki||Kivikko ski hall||1,100 m (3,609 ft)||1 Sep 2009|
Alpine ski halls
- Mt Thebarton Snow and Ice, Adelaide. Operated 1987 - 2005. Built in a state without any ski resorts, it was likely the world’s first indoor ski slope on artificial snow.
- Snow Valley, Peer http://www.snowvalley.be
- Ice Mountain, Comines
- Yinqixing indoor skiing, Shanghai
- SnowHall, SnowHall Amnéville, France
- alpinCenter Bottrop in the SnowFunPark in Wittenburg with a 640 m slope and a 31 percent grade.
- SnowDome Bispingen, Bispingen.
- Sayama ski resort, Tokorozawa
- SnowWorld, Landgraaf with a total of 35,000 m² of snow. In 2003, the first indoor snowboard FIS WorldCup contest was held here.
- SnowWorld, Zoetermeer
- Skidome, Rucphen
- Skidome, Terneuzen
- De Uithof, Den Haag
- Snowplanet, Spaarnwoude
- SNØ, Lørenskog with a total of 50,000 m². 505m long alpine ski track and 1 kilometer long cross-country skiing track suspended from the roof. One of a kind combination of these winter sports. To be opened 2020. Building in progress.
- Snej, Moscow. www.snej.com
- SnowZone, in Madrid, has 18.000 square meters of snow areas, including a 250-meters slope (over 25%, 50 meter wide) and a 100-meters long (40 meters wide), chairlifts, and other winter sports facilities.
- Ski Dubai, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai.
- Ski Egypt, Mall of Egypt, 6th of October City.
- Chill Factore, 4 miles outside Manchester, with a 180m long main slope.
- Snowzone Castleford, near Leeds with a 170m long main slope.
- Snowzone, near Milton Keynes with a 170m long main slope.
- Snowdome at Tamworth, near Birmingham with a 170m long slope and 2 smaller beginner areas - 25m and 30m long.
- Snow Centre at Hemel Hempstead
- SnowLand /SkiTexas, Austin, Texas (In progress)
The first indoor ski slope, "Schneepalast" (German for snow palace) operated from 26 November 1927 to May 1928 in Vienna in an abandoned railway station, the Nordwestbahnhof. The snow was made of soda. The world's first commercial indoor ski slope operated from 1987 to 2005 at Mount Thebarton, in Adelaide, South Australia.
- Australian Ski Lift Directory, section 18. https://www.australianmountains.com/australianskilifts/
- "Snowzone". Retrieved 2015-11-22.
- "Chill Factore". Retrieved 2014-07-30.
- Von Bernhard Ichner (2014-01-26). "Die Skistadt Wien - ein historischer Rückblick". Kurier.At. Retrieved 2014-02-21.
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