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Rothiemurchus

#4 of 44 things to do in Aviemore Features Animals
Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
+44 1479 812345
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Pony trek

Horse owner's attitude was poor to new customers. Poor communication from owner regarding the pony... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Mandyt236
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Scotland, United Kingdom
Stunning landscape!

Our seven year old took her hire bike, and we walked briskly behind to complete the 3 mile walk... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Kostyrka
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Horse owner's attitude was poor to new customers. Poor communication from owner regarding the pony trek. Advert and leaflet said intermediate level was 2 hrs but was actually an hour. However, ponys were not ready on arrival for the hour so the trek was actually...More

1  Thank Mandyt236
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Our seven year old took her hire bike, and we walked briskly behind to complete the 3 mile walk around the loch. Natural beauty of this peaceful place left us speechless. Note to keep dogs in leads during the nesting season.

1  Thank Kostyrka
Reviewed 11 April 2017

visited the Estate and its coffee shop en route to final destination. Enjoyed its lovely lunch fayre and excellent shop with lots of locally sourced foods. Venue is quite busy so you can expect a little wait for the table.

1  Thank stephen5057
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had many visits, walks and bike rides around Rothiemurchus, it is amazing anytime in any weather. Beautiful trees of many varieties, lovely relaxing walks.

1  Thank Rosemary G
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I had never done this before but my partner had, he said it was certainly better than trips to other shooting ranges and I loved it. I had no idea what to expect but they went through everything thoroughly and professionally. Can't wait to go...More

1  Thank Sarah-Jayne S
Reviewed 31 March 2017

On the second day of our tour, we started the morning of with a visit here to feed the deer. I didn't know what to expect, but after a little picturesque drive we reached the deer farm. All of the deer were so excited when...More

1  Thank CaitlinAnnC
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in for information and was surprised to find there was a charge for the hides as coming from Wales where ALL hides are free thought it was disappointing. But staff told us we could see red squirrels further up the road at Glenmore Visitor...More

Thank Sindy O
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our Hairy Coo Safari exceeded all our expectations. Not only did we get to see a coo calf that had just dropped, but the estate itself was beautiful. Our guide Alph was so entertaining - his amusing anecdtoes were just what you would expect from...More

Thank lebarrett
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Signed-up for the Ranger-escorted Land Rover experience across the estate for a couple of hours.....worth every penny!!! Julian (the Ranger) was SO good at informing, educating and making us feel so welcome. The session included viewing Highland Cows, being immersed in the superb forested estate...More

5  Thank melsargeantson
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

What a great set up Rothiemurcus has, a bit of everything for everyone, well worth the drive to this area.

Thank TheOldChurch
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sanandstu
what is the clay pigeon shooting like
14 March 2017|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Really good. I took my 15 yo son who had never shot before and he loved it. I have done so previously and the guide catered for both if us so well. We signed up for the basic packets and got more than promised really - a... More
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singlewithboy15
We're going to Hilton on Sunday. Are there long walks through woods ? Me and 6yr old only. Hoped there be snow but too warm by look of forecast
13 December 2016|
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Response from Rothiescot | Property representative |
Best kept secret is that this area has some of the beautiful and accessible low level walking in U.K., much of it in the amazing ancient 'Caledonian' pine forest of Rothiemurchus, with a great network of paths easily reached... More
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Alison P
We are coming up to the Hotel Colymbridge for 5 days beginning the 8th August. We would like our 5 year old granddaughters to have a go at pony trekking They have had 1 go last week and loved it until they are absolute beginners
23 July 2016|
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Response from antis | Reviewed this property |
Hi , If you go on line and check out the following Centre for your Pony Trek for your grandchildren. They take them from age 3. I would also suggest visiting the lovely BEACH at Loch Morlich just up the road from... More
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