Cairngorms National Park

View of Glen Isla, Caenlochan National Nature Reserve

Rangers Events

The Park is the perfect stage for events whether its exploring the Parks wild side with the Countryside Rangers, enjoying a night out at a ceilidh or shopping at the Cairngorms Farmers Market.

Next Events

Tuesday 2nd May 10am – 11am

Cost: £3 per child

Every Wednesday throughout May 9.30am – 1.30pm

Cost: £5 non RSPB members; £3 RSPB members; Accompanied children FREE

12-14 May

Cost: Mostly free events

The Cairngorms Nature BIG Weekend (formerly the Cairngorms Nature Festival) celebrates the National Park’s outstanding wildlife and scenery. It takes place over the weekend of 12-14 May 2017 with dozens of events across the National Park – many of them free!

Events will range from family friendly hands-on activities to unique nature trips for the discerning nature lover.

View full details of all the events taking place and how to book here

Saturday 13 May 5am - 7am

Cost: Adults £4.50; Conc. £3.50; Family £15.00

Saturday 20th May 10am - 4pm

Cost: FREE

An opportunity to ‘put something back’. Work with the Ranger Service and John Muir Trust members.

Practical conservation work.

Tools & instruction provided.

Wear comfortable warm clothes and bring a packed lunch.

Glen Tanar Charitable Trust Ranger Service

Saturday 27th May 11am – 2pm

Cost: Adult £4.60; Conc. £2.60

Sunday 28th May 10am – 4pm

Cost: FREE

Sunday 28th May 10am – 4pm

Cost: Donations welcome

Discover another time, place and its people who lived and worked on Dorback estate. A good level of fitness and own transport essential.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:    
    • Alison Greggans – 07710 387510
    • [email protected]
  • Meet:        
    • Nethy Bridge Visitor Centre

RSPB Community Ranger