Cairngorms National Park

Loch Garten RSPB Reserve

Discover & Explore

Welcome to the unique and special Cairngorms National Park. There's something for everyone, from exploring the nature and wildlife found in the mountainous trails of Tolmount, or relaxing on the beach of Loch Morlich – it’s simply breathtaking.

Take a trip around the Cairngorms National Park

What's happening in the Park?

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Wee Walks Week

Wee walks are a great way to get outdoors – they are fun, free and make you feel great.

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From 16 - 23 September

Things to see and do in the Park

Come and explore this wild and natural playground, a haven for wildlife, walking, climbing, cycling and much, much more.

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Highlights of Cairngorms National Park

With so many things to do across the Park we have collated our top picks for you below.

What kind of wildlife can you spot at this time of year

Cairngorms National Park is the home to some of the most unique animals and plants in the UK. See them for yourself and share your spottings with us.

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Discover the People and their Past

The Cairngorms has a number of small vibrant communities each with their own unique history and identity. Celebrate the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology by visiting a castle, museum or simply sampling a local dram!

Learn more about the heritage of the Cairngorms