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

Every Wednesday throughout May 9.30am – 1.30pm

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

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

Saturday 3rd June 11.30am – 1pm

Cost: Adults £5; Members £3; Accompanied children FREE

Come and find the bear solve the conundrums and explore the woodland. Bring a bear and a picnic.

  • Booking:   
    • Not Required
  • Contact:   
    • Alison Greggans – 07710 387510;
    • [email protected]
  • Meet:        
    • Milton Loch, Nr Boat of Garten

RSPB Community Ranger

Tuesday 6th June 10am – 11am

Cost: £3 per child

Every Wednesday in June 9.30am – 1pm

Cost: Adults £5; Members £3; Accompanied children FREE

Wednesday 7th June 5pm – 7pm

Cost: £5 per adult, children go 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 & biscuits included.

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Saturday 17th June 10am – 4pm

Cost: FREE

An opportunity to ‘put something back’. Work with the ranger service and John Muir Trust members. Practical conservation work. Wear comfortable outdoor clothes and bring a packed lunch.

Glen Tanar Charitable Trust Ranger Service

Saturday 17th June 11am – 3pm

Cost: £4.60 Adult; £2.60 Conc. per 2 hrs

Another chance to see the falcons as they bring prey to the nest to feed their almost ready to fledge young.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:   
    • Glen Doll Ranger Base – 01575 550233;
    • [email protected]
  • Meet:        
    • Glen Doll Ranger Base

ANGUSalive Ranger Service

Wednesday 21st June 5pm – 7pm

Cost: £5 per adult, children go 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 & biscuits included.

Mar Lodge Ranger Service

Sunday 25th June 11am – 3pm

Cost: £4.60 Adult; £2.60 Conc. per 2 hrs

This walk may provide an opportunity to get excellent views of breeding Golden Eagles (no guarantee you will see them) as they bring in prey for their young.

  • Booking:   
    • Essential
  • Contact:  
    • Glen Doll Ranger Base – 01575 550233;
    • [email protected]
  • Meet:        
    • Glen Doll Ranger Base      

ANGUSalive Ranger Service

Friday 30th June 9.30am – 1pm

Cost: Adults £5; RSPB Members £3

Friday 30th June 10am – 1pm

Cost: Donations for Explore Abernethy path networks