Badenoch and Strathspey
This area includes the Cairngorms National Park which boasts "the largest area of Arctic Mountain Landscape in the UK". Amongst many other species, Golden Eagles, Ospreys, Ptarmigan and Red Deer can be seen on its wild and un spoilt mountains. Cairn Gorm itself boasts Britain's highest Funicular Railway which will bring you effortlessly up the slopes of Britain's sixth highest mountain for the skiing in winter or the walking and site seeing in the summer.
Aviemore lies at the centre of this region, and is the ideal base for those looking for and active holiday - whether it be skiing, climbing, mountain biking, water sports or a host of other activities.
And the whisky connoisseur will find a plethora of distilleries along
the Speyside whisky trail to keep them busy...
Newtonmore - All Listings
The Hermitage, Spey Street, Kingussie. PH21 1HN
Tel: +44 (0)1540 662177
Experience a warm Highland welcome and a truly relaxing stay at the Hermitage, in the heart of Badenoch and Strathspey.
Biallid Farm Fort William Road Newtonmore Inverness-shire PH20 1BP
Tel: 01540 670000
Riding Centre established in 1952 doing riding and trekking, childrens pony club, birthday parties, hens and stags, carriage driving, riding for the disabled, wedding carriage hire, ski joring, horse and sleigh rides, open all year round.