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The SnowRoads offer huge opportunities to access the outdoors with a diverse range of activities for all abilities.  

Loch Callater

You can take a seven mile walk from the Auchallater car park just south of Braemar.  You can also walk around the loch but this is a slightly more demanding route and involves crossing the inflow river.  

The loch is... read more

Loch Callater

Loch Callater is freshwater loch around five miles south of Braemar.

Loch Callater, Braemar

Tomintoul and Glenlivet

Tomintoul is the highest village in the Caingorms and the largest community on Glenlivet Estate.  It oozes history and rugged grandeur, having been founded by a Duke in the 18th century. 

Situated halfway between... read more

Tomintoul and Glenlivet

Tomintoul is the highest village in the Cairngorms and the largest community on Glenlivet Estate. It is known for its abundance of sporting pursuits, including a vast network of biking and walking trails. Whisky also plays an important roll with many distilleries just a stone's throw away.

Glenshee

Glenshee is located in a very central position in Scotland, with all of Scotland’s major cities no more than two hours’ drive away. Offering some of the highest peaks in Scotland, fertile farmland and rolling hills, the rugged landscape of... read more

Glenshee

Glenshee is known as the Glen of the Fairies due to its magical atmosphere and it caters for year-round sports against a rugged backdrop.

http://www.glenofthefairies.co.uk/

Canyoning and Gorge Walking

Gorge Walking @ Craggan Outdoors

Inspiring, invigorating, incredible! The 'Best Outdoor / Adventure Experience' finalist in the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards 2016 guarantees one of the experiences of your life! Great for groups of all types. You'll love it! Book now! ... read more

Gorge Walking @ Craggan Outdoors

'Best Outdoor / Adventure Experience' finalist in the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards 2016, and 'Best Outdoor Venue' finalist in the Scottish Hospitality Awards 2016, we go up and down the gorge for the one price. We don't charge extra to go back down! Half to two-thirds of people that do multiple activities with us will say that gorge walking is their favourite.

www.cragganoutdoors.co.uk

Email

01479 873283

Craggan Golf Course
15 minutes from Aviemore
Grantown on Spey
PH26 3NT

Swimming and Leisure

Craig Maclean Leisure Centre

Craig Maclean Leisure Centre

Email

01479 870281

Cromdale Road
Grantown on Spey
PH26 3HU

Horse Riding and Pony Trekking

Alvie Stables - Adventures on Horseback

Riding Centre offering Trekking and Hacking in the beautiful countryside of Alvie Estate. Children 3 years and over catered for and families welcome. Admission: 45 min ride £23.00 1 hour ride £28.00 90 min ride £38.00 PLEASE CONTACT INGRID BY... read more

Alvie Stables - Adventures on Horseback

At Alvie Stables we ride through the beautiful countryside of Alvie Estate which is part of the Cairngorm National Park. Our off road riding has spectacular views of the Cairngorm Mountain Range, Spey Valley and Loch Alvie with hillside and woodland rides. In addition to wonderful views there is a chance to see wildlife such as deer, rabbits, red squirrels, buzzards, herons and the occaisional osprey. Established in 1995, our staff are qualified, experienced and friendly. We place an emphasis on enjoyment and safety on horses and ponies that are well schooled and fit. Our horses and ponies range from 12.2hh to 17hh with a variety of breeds and colours. All have great temperaments and characters. Novice to experienced riders are catered for with trekking for beginners and first timers, intermediate rides for those that can trot and hacking for riders that can canter. We offer 1 or 1 1/2 hr rides. Children 4 years and over are welcome for mini rides, 1/2 hr lessons or 1 hr rides. Families are a speciality with discounts available. All our prices are competitive with equipment such as riding hats, boots, jackets and gloves available free of charge. Please note that there is a weight restriction of 15 stone (97kgs, 210lbs) Alvie Stables is located just 4 miles south of Aviemore off the B9152 between Aviemore and Kincraig. Please arrive 15 mins prior to your booking time.

www.alvie-estate.co.uk/horse_riding

Email

07831 495397

Alvie Estate
Kincraig
PH22 1NE

Countryside Rangers

Glenlivet Estate Ranger Service

Glenlivet Estate, part of the Crown Estate, lies between the Ladder and Cromdale hills at the north east edge of the Cairngorms. Within this varied landscape you can enjoy excellent walking, cycling, horse riding and skiing on the extensive... read more

Glenlivet Estate Ranger Service

http://www.glenlivetestate.co.uk/guided_walks.html

Email

01479 870070

The Crown Estate
Glenlivet Estate Office
Tomintoul
AB37 9EX

Countryside Rangers

Glen Tanar Estate Ranger Service

The Glen Tanar Visitor Centre makes a great starting point for walks in the area, where car parking, toilets, a permanent exhibition and a Ranger service are all available. The Ranger Service team helps with outdoor education and environmental... read more

Glen Tanar Estate Ranger Service

https://www.glentanar.co.uk/estate-activities/explore-the-estate

Email

+44 (0) 1339 886451

Glen Tanar Estate
Brooks House, Royal Deeside
Ballater
AB34 5EU

Classic Car Driving

RDTRIP

RDTRIP hires sporty modern classic cars to help you make the most of exploring the Highlands. We are more than a car hire business, we are an experience business. Why just tour the roads of the Highlands when you can do it in a convertible sports... read more

RDTRIP

www.rdtrip.co.uk

Email

01479 872 159

Cromdale
Grantown on Spey
PH26 3LW

Golf

Ballater Golf Club

18-hole golf course in Ballater on Royal Deeside. Green Fees: Mon-Fri £30, Sat-Sun £38 Catering available 8am-8pm Ballater Golf Club was founded in 1892, originally as a nine hole course, on land owned by the laird of Invercauld. When farmland... read more

Ballater Golf Club

www.ballatergolfclub.co.uk

Email

013397 55567

Victoria Road
Royal Deeside
Ballater
AB35 5LX