The mountainous village of Braemar, part of Royal Deeside, is a great base for adventure or relaxation on the SnowRoads. There’s an abundance of well-signposted, low-level walking which makes it a wonderful place for ramblers, who can look out at the many hills which surround the village and enjoy some sustenance in the cafes and restaurants.
Alyth is a small and friendly village east of Blairgowrie which is home to walking routes, golfing, hidden gems and Alyth Museum which is open in the summer.
The Bridge of Cally is a small village centred round the bridge over the River Ardle and sits at the junction of three glens, Glenshee, Strathardle and Glenericht. It offers amenities as well as further access to walking and the The Cateran Trail.
Blairgowrie town centre is the start point for the 64-mile circular Cateran Trail which offers a network of walking routes for all abilities.
Kirkmichael is around 13 miles from Blairgowrie and is a popular destination due to its close proximity to skiing at Glenshee and Royal Deeside as well as for myriad outdoor sporting pursuits.
Off road Land Rover Safaris and guided walks on the Glenlivet Crown Estate. Discover iconic wildlife, stunning landscapes and a fascinating cultural heritage on a safari that takes you where other tours just cannot reach. Many of the National... read more
Off road Land Rover Safaris and guided walks on the Glenlivet Crown Estate. Discover iconic wildlife, stunning landscapes and a fascinating cultural heritage on a safari that takes you where other tours just cannot reach. Many of the National Park's most endangered wildlife species can be found on Glenlivet Estate. From Golden Eagle and Mountain Hare to Wild Cat and Black Grouse, this unique highland estate has been a refuge for wildlife for centuries. Come and see the rare Black Grouse lekking in spring as well as the many other species of birds that nest here. Visit in summer and spot shy Roe Deer in our forests and woodlands. Join us in autumn to witness the Red Deer Rut and spawning Salmon in the Livet. Or take a winter wildlife safari to see Mountain Hare in white.
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