Outdoor Activities in The Cairngorms
Aviemore and the Cairngorms offer a whole host of activities for visitors to participate in. If you are looking for a relaxing holiday or an activity based one, all your needs will be catered for. Below are a selection of the most popular activities in the area.
The Cairngorms are home to some of the most challenging and enjoyable courses to play in Scotland. Spey Valley Golf Club which is situated within Aviemore is a newly developed Championship course and is a challenging course to play. Other nearby courses include Kingussie, Newtonmore and Boat of Garten which are all a short drive from Aviemore. All are in great condition and are suitable for golfers of all abilities.
The Cairngorm Mountain is the go to place for all Skiers and snowboarders visiting the area. The funicular railway allows visitors easy access to the top of the mountain, where there are a number of slopes available aswell as a café to relax and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Cairngorms. Ski and Snowboard equipment can be hired from the mountain shop or various hire outlets in the Aviemore area.
Rothiemurcus Estate Activities
The Rothiemurcus Estate offers a whole host of activities, including Clay Pigeon Shooting, Quad Biking, Fishing and Pony Treking. These activities can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities and are very popular over the Summer months. To avoid disappointment, all activities should be booked in advance either online, over the phone or at the Rothiemurcus Visitor Centre.