Adventure in the Highlands! Choose
from a wide range of activities to build your own adventure.
Adventure tours of the Scottish Highlands include searching for Nessie by kayak. Or does climbing Ben Nevis or bagging remote Munros
appeal. Whiskey sampling during a canoe journey down the
river Spey Learn the techniques of
Scrambling or Climbing too enhance your trips into the mountains or
let us guide you. Mad for mountain biking or going wild for whitewater rafting we can show you the best hidden trails and radest
+44 (0)7885 835838
Aviemore Kart Raceway. Go-cart
Aviemore town centre behind Safeways.
Open July - Sept and public holidays. Phone to check
Tel: 01479 810722
Club. The Club has been operating from Feshie Airstrip for
over 30 years. It is an ideal location and superb conditions for
ridge, wave and thermal cross country flying.
Tel: 01540 651317
Cairngorm Reindeer Centre.
can go with the herder on the hillside and feed the reindeer. The
centre has Santa's Bothy.
On B970 six miles east of Aviemore
Open all year but winter restrictions apply
Tel: 01479 861228
Sled-dog adventure Centre. Unique opportunity to experience a
sled-dog ride through wonderful scenery. Small museum, video, meet
the dos and talk with the Musher. Children's gold panning area.
Rothiemurchus, by Aviemore.
Open Oct to Apl - advance booking necessary
Tel: 01479 872109
Gorm Mountain Experience. An all-weather attraction.
Take a ride on the
funicular railway to the Top Station with its award winning
restaurant, visit the mountain shop and see the exhibition.
Education of the environment is an interesting feature of the
exhibition - learn the fun way.
Rothiemurchus Clay Pigeon Shooting
are especially welcome at the Shooting Ground and need no specialist
equipment or clothing as guns, cartridges, ear protectors and safety
equipment are all provided. Lighter guns are available to suit age
and build. Expert and friendly instructors ensure your technique
Falls of Trium.
by Crudenmore, by Dalwhinnie.
Attractive falls and salmon leap during September and October
Landmark Forest Adventure
place for kids and adults. Absolutely not to be missed. Forest walks
include a Red Squirrel Nature Trail, Treetop Trail, very tall forest
viewing tower. Bird and squirrel feeding areas. Family activities
include water raft flume ride and roller coaster - all very green.
Everyone will be amazed in the Bamboozeleum Exhibition of puzzles,
illusions and mind-boggling special effects. Lots more for a great
family day out.
Carrbridge just off A95 north of Aviemore
Open all year - winter restrictions
Tel: 0800 731 3446
with the Rothiemurchus Estates Countryside Ranger.
Highland Activities offer outdoor
activities including white water rafting, quad biking, canyoning,
clay pigeon shooting, paintball, archery and mountain biking for
corporate events, corporate entertainment, groups and individuals
based in between Fort William "Outdoor Capital of the UK" and
Aviemore and the Cairngorm National Park in the highlands of
The pottery is open 3 days a week from Easter until end October.
10-5 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. On Tuesdays and
Thursdays folk can come and 'throw your own'. At £8 a shot
it's a must and anyone from 5 to 95 can have a go.
The well loved TV series, Monarch
of the Glen, belongs to Strathspey and Badenoch.
Ardverikie House and environs. Ardverkie House
cannot be visited but it can be seen from Loch Laggan on the A86
looking over the water.
For more information about the location
For a bit of fun see
and another useful
site for Monarch locations and maps is
Many films used this area as
their location for filming, such as; Chasing the Deer, Hold
back the Night, The Missionary, Monarch of the Glen, Mr
Brown, Soft Top Hard Shoulder, Year of the Comet. For location guide
Rothiemurchus Highland Estate.
4x4 Off-Road Driving is always popular with
visitors to Rothiemurchus .
Try your skills in the reassuring
company of an experienced instructor, at the wheel of one of
our specially prepared four wheel drive vehicles or quad bikes.
Bags of activities - walking, fishing, clay
A951 two miles south of Aviemore.
Open: all year
Tel: 01479 812345
Spey Valley Smokehouse.
A95 one mile south of Grantown on Spey.
Open - all year
Tel: 01479 873078
running from Aviemore to Boat of Garten and Broomhill (Glenbogle
Aviemore Station on main road or Boat of Garten.
Open March - Oct - off season restricted
Tel: 01479 810725
Waltzing Waters. Cascades of
water set to light and music.
Newtonmore on A86
Open varies - see website
Tel: 01540 673752
Kincraig. Highland shepherd's sheepdog demos, sheep
shearing, duck demo collie and pups.
Open: May - Nov
Tel: 01540 651310