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With two of the best touring rivers in Scotland and outstanding watersports centres at Loch Insh and Loch Morlich if you like watersports the Park offers fantastic opportunities for those who enjoy getting wet.

Canoers on lochThe Cairngorms National Park is blessed with clean rivers and sparkling lochs set against a backdrop of high mountains. It is in these mountains that many of Scotland’s iconic rivers are born from the Dee to the Don and the Mark to the Tilt.

Fishing, sailing, windsurfing, paddle sports, rafting, swimming or the excitement of gorge walking are all within easy reach of many of the towns and villages in the Cairngorms National Park including the Aviemore, Angus Glens, Royal Deeside, Glenlivet, Atholl and Glenshee areas.

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