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Rothiemurchus

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Rothiemurchus Centre, Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
+44 1479 812345
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Great fun in the snow

A group of 6 of us visited the clay pigeon shooting range on a beautiful snowy day and we had the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
pinkpompom75
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Great morning fishing

I had a wonderful few hours fishing in the lake. Well set out, easy access and good fishing. There... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Nick D
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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Rothiemurchus welcomes you every day of the year to enjoy and help care for " truly the most beautiful place in my world. A place with so many activities available for old and young but also a place to find complete peace". Be inspired by the scenery of this much loved family run 'duchus', enjoy relaxing or adventurous outdoor activities, share our passion for delicious estate, local produce, craftwork and different gifts and stay on the edge of the ancient forest. Rothiemurchus has been owned, managed and treasured by the Grants of Rothiemurchus for nearly 500 years and is at the forefront of wildlife and cultural conservation, a living place where wildlife and people have thrived together for nearly four thousand years, now one of Scotland’s leading tourist attractions. We are at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Aviemore, somewhere quite different and special and a much loved jewel of the Highlands of Scotland. Rothiemurchus welcomes you every day of the year. Be inspired by the scenery, enjoy relaxing or adventurous outdoor activities, share our passion for delicious estate produce and caravan or camp on the edge of the ancient forest. At the forefront of nature conservation and one of Scotland’s leading tourist attractions, Rothiemurchus Estate is a much loved community asset. We are at the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Aviemore, somewhere quite different and special – a jewel of the Highlands of Scotland.
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“farm shop” (17 reviews)
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Rothiemurchus Centre, Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A group of 6 of us visited the clay pigeon shooting range on a beautiful snowy day and we had the best time! We were looked after so we'll be staff and the experience was one I would definitely like to repeat. We also went...More

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time write this wonderful review. We're so pleased you had such a great time and hope to see you here again soon.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I had a wonderful few hours fishing in the lake. Well set out, easy access and good fishing. There is even an area to feed fish as well as fishing for children and novices. Great way to spend some time away from the bustle of...More

1  Thank Nick D
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review - we're delighted you enjoyed fishing at our Fishery. We're currently improving and enlarging the children and novices area and this should improve the big fly fishing loch as well as the novices area. The...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Thanks so much, especially to the Clay Pigeon crew who helped me when I mixed up the time. and Simon who has the patience of Simon Templar the Saint. And Fiona with the ponies. Made Cains 21st very special. Living like a toff! Fantastic. Unforgettable.

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Rothiescot, General Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you for this review - the team here will be delighted. We're delighted you had such a great time, thank you for telling us. Hope you can return for another celebration or just for fun. Happy 21st Cains

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Truly the most beautiful place in my world. A place with so many activities available for old and young but also a place to get lost in to find complete peace.

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Rothiescot, Owner at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

What an amazing review - thank you. We all want this 'Rothiemurchus feeling to remain for future generations and are very grateful to visitors like you for helping. Hope you're able to be here again soon.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

This is a beautiful place to visit for walks, photography and stunning views. We live near Inverness, so come down here regularly.

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this ; we're so glad you can visit often - Its a stunning 'bluebird day' so hopefully you're here today.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed several long walks here, walked part way to the Lairig Ghru. Lovely and peaceful dog walks. Lots of activities here too.

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for this review - we offer visitors many different ways to enjoy and help care for one of the most beautiful, protected areas for conservation in Europe. So glad you enjoyed your visit

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Visited 1 week ago. We all had a fun experience. Our instructor clearly knew what he was doing especially when it came to helping us😂 The set up here is designed for both beginners and more experienced clay pigeon shooters. Would defiantly recommend this activity...More

Thank Gregor I
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Delighted you had such a great time at the Clay shooting; our instructors get a huge amount of pleasure out of helping everyone to enjoy this sport. Thank you for telling us and for this review. Hope to see you back again soon.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We spent a beautiful day with the quads. My girlfriend and I had a lot of fun. The guide was very friendly, helpful and funny!!! 😂😂 We will come back again in the future

1  Thank Massimiliano K
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for writing this - we're stoked to read how much you enjoyed quad trekking at Rothiemurchus. Hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Decided to hire a couple of rods and see what we could catch.The demonstration is quite brief thankfully as me and my pal are no strangers to a spot of fishing. Quite dear to hire but there you go. Caught plenty of trout so we...More

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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for this review - delighted you had a great time - hoe we see you again.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Loved it here, saw some pretty little birds in the first section of the walk, and by the time we were nearly back at the car we heard what sounded like owls! Expecting it to be much muddier but a nice well trodden path all...More

1  Thank kellyannemorgan
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Rothiescot, Manager at Rothiemurchus, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

We're so pleased you had a great walk, thank you for letting us know and hope you can return soon.

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colmanek1
27 January 2018|
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Response from Rothiescot | Property representative |
Thank you for this helpful question. At the moment it depends on the weather - its been a long, challenging, unusual winter with almost unheard of constant snow,thaw, freeze, thaw which has prevented the planned November... More
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sanandstu
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
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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