inspiration for activities
If you're still looking for additional ideas for local activities to do in and around Aviemore we've created some hand-picked ideas for you.
From wee womble rides suitable for young children through to beginner lessons ideal for all the family you can learn the basics of riding in a friendly and safe environment getting to know all about the 'Highland' pony.
Experience horse riding over the heather moor with stunning views of the Cairngorms. This gentle activity allows you to take photos along the way in the Cairngorms. For aged 12 years or older, and not suitable for beginners.
Clay shooting is a thrilling, popular activity shooting moving clay targets. You can do this at nearby Rothiemurchus set in scenic natural woodland. Perfect for beginners or experienced shooters. If you're looking for something a bit gentler have a go at archery.
During the school holidays (in the better weather) you can have a go at grass sledging in our resort grounds run by our partners Aviemore Activity Zone. They also run additional activities during busy times including mini archery for little ones.
When it comes to wildlife photography we all know there are no guarantees but the success rate of Aviemore Ospreys is second to none, with more Ospreys visiting the Lochan than anywhere else in the UK. You'll also find the hides located in our resort grounds. The hides are open from April -