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Wildlife Sites and Nature Reserves in Aviemore and the Cairngorms

Landmark Nature Trail

Carrbridge, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

Britain's first nature trail, established in 1970, through old Caledonian pine forest, with tree top trail, wildlife…

Rothiemurchus Forest

By Aviemore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

Superb Caledonian pine forest with many miles of trails.

Insh Marshes National Nature Reserve (RSPB)

Insh, Kingussie, Inverness-shire, PH21 1NT

This amazing wetland is one of the most important natural floodplains in Europe. A great place for wildlife and scenery.

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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 3 stars

Loch Garten, Abernethy Forest (RSPB)

Nethybridge, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

This beautiful loch, surrounded by natural Scots pine forest is famous for ospreys. From the Osprey Centre you can observe...

RSPB Abernethy Forest National Nature Reserve

Forest Lodge, Nethybridge, Inverness-shire, PH25 3EF

The largest native Scots pinewood in Britain. Breeding birds include the Scottish crossbill, crested tit, capercaillie,...

Glenmore Forest Park

By Aviemore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

At the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, with Loch Morlich at its centre, Glemore has some superb stands of ancient...

Creag Meagaidh

Kinlochlaggan, Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

This varied reserve stretches from the native woodland by the shores of Loch Laggan to the summit of Creag Meagaidh. Path to...

1 Landmark Nature Trail Carrbridge, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
2 Rothiemurchus Forest By Aviemore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
3 Insh Marshes National Nature Reserve (RSPB) Insh, Kingussie, Inverness-shire, PH21 1NT 3 stars
4 Loch Garten, Abernethy Forest (RSPB) Nethybridge, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
5 RSPB Abernethy Forest National Nature Reserve Forest Lodge, Nethybridge, Inverness-shire, PH25 3EF
6 Glenmore Forest Park By Aviemore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
7 Creag Meagaidh Kinlochlaggan, Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

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