Cairngorms National Park

Wee Walks Week, 16-23 September

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

Every Friday 10am – 11.00am

Cost: Free

A ranger led walk, over easy ground. To recover/improve fitness and well-being.

  • Booking:   
    • Not required
  • Contact:    
  • Meet:
    • Glen Tanar Visitor Centre

Glen Tanar Ranger Service

Saturday 19th May 10am – 4pm

Cost: FREE

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

Tools and instruction provided. Bring a packed lunch and wear comfortable outdoor clothes and boots.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:   
  • Meet:        
    • Glen Tanar Visitor Centre car park – AB34 5EU

Glen Tanar Ranger Service

Sunday 27th May 10am – 4pm

Cost: Free

A festival celebrating everything about biking, from kids balance bikes & ramp courses to technical downhill riding & fat bikes.

  • Booking:   
    • Not Required
  • Contact:   
  • Meet:        
    • Laggan Wolftrax – PH20 1BU

Forest Enterprise Scotland Ranger Service

Sunday 27th May 11am – 2pm

Cost: £6.90 Adult; £3.90 Conc.

Join the ranger for a walk in Glen Doll forest to discuss the management and natural history of the area.

Where appropriate you should have with you stout shoes, waterproofs, warm clothing and a packed lunch and snacks. A telescope will be available for use where appropriate but please bring binoculars if you have them.

Angusalive.scot Ranger Service

Tuesday 29th May 9.30am – 1pm

Cost: £3 RSPB member, £5 non-member, U16’s free

Join a reserve Warden to look for seasonal wildlife. What will we spot? We never know! Join us to find out. A three-mile walk along rough paths.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:   
  • Meet:
    • Details on booking

RSPB Insh Marshes

Wednesday 30th May Details on booking

Cost: £10 per adult. Accompanied children FREE

Watch badgers from a comfortable hide right on the banks of the river Spey.

Boat of Garten Wildlife Group

Tuesday 5th June 10am – 11am

Cost: £3.00 per child

A chance for children aged 5 & under to get outdoors and explore nature through games and play.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Wednesday 6th June 5pm – 7pm

Cost: £5.00 per adult, children free

Join the rangers for an evening stroll around the grounds of Mar Lodge with an opportunity to view inside the Lodge and Stag Ballroom, not normally open to the public. Tea/coffee and biscuits included.

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Tuesday 12th June 9.30am – 1pm

Cost: £3 RSPB member, £5 non-member, U16’s free

Join a reserve Warden to look for seasonal wildlife. What will we spot? We never know! Join us to find out. A three-mile walk along rough paths.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:   
  • Meet:         
    • Details on booking

RSPB Insh Marshes

Thursday 14th June 10am – 1pm

Cost: £5.00 per child

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Saturday 16th June 10am – 4pm

Cost: FREE

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:    Glen Tanar Ranger Service – 01339 886072;
  • Meet:        
    • Glen Tanar Visitor Centre car park – AB34 5EU

Glen Tanar Ranger Service

Saturday 16th June 11am – 3pm

Cost: £9.60 Adult; £5.40 Conc.

Angusalive.scot Ranger Service

Wednesday 20th June 5pm – 7pm

Cost: £5.00 per adult, children free

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Sunday 24th June 11am – 3pm

Cost: £9.60 Adult; £5.40 Conc

Angusalive.scot Ranger Service