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The best three walks near Aviemore

We have chosen our favourite three walks that we regularly take our dogs on so you can enjoy them too. These are not walking up a Munro and you don’t have to be a seasoned hillwalker to enjoy them.

Sustainable Holidays

If you are asking the question how can we continue to go on holiday and travel given the climate and nature emergencies? Then read on…. Most forms of transport burn fossil fuels that emit carbon dioxide, which contributes to climate change, so the most effective way to have a greener holiday is to reduce those…

The top twenty holiday activities in and around Aviemore and The Cairngorms National Park

The top twenty activities that the Great North Lodges Team love to enjoy around the Cairngorms National Park, we hope this helps you plan your holiday. Book now to escape to a Great North Lodge and enjoy these twenty things to do on your holiday. 1. Reindeer The Cairngorm Reindeer Herd is Britain’s only free…

Dog Friendly Restaurants in Aviemore

Dog Friendly Restaurants in Aviemore Taking your pooch on holiday but not sure where you can take them when out and about? We have taken the guess work out of it for you and below you will find a list of café, restaurants, pubs and days out where no one has to miss out. And,…

Cycling in the Cairngorm National Park

To say that the Cairngorm National Park is a natural playground for cycling is no understatement.  The area is ready for all pedal powered activities whether you are a roadie looking for long distance epics with stunning views and big climbs all the way to accessible paths for all ages round some of our famous…

Inverness the Capital City of The Highlands

Inverness the Capital City of The Highlands Inverness is a city on Scotland’s northeast coast where the river Ness meets the Moray Firth. Inverness is the largest city and the cultural capital in the Scottish Highlands. Inverness was the happiest place to stay in 2014 and 2015. Inverness is only 29 miles from Aviemore. Visit…

Fishing on the River Spey and River Findhorn

Fishing on the River Spey and River Findhorn The two main rivers near Aviemore are the River Spey and the River Findhorn. Both are prolific Salmon rivers and are world renowned for their salmon catches and consistency over the years. The River Spey is widely considered to be the finest river in Scotland and is…


Castles One of my favourite places to visit is Ballindalloch Castle and its amazing Gardens. www.ballindallochcastle.co.uk This is the closest castle to visit from Aviemore that is not a ruin, just 15 miles from Grantown-on-Spey on the River Avon. Open from Easter, the daffodil display is worth seeing along with the walled gardens and rockery.…

Short Term Let Licensing

Short Term Let Licensing is new legislation brought in by the Scottish Government.

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