Family Activities near Aviemore

Family Fun at Rothiemurchus this Summer

We are thrilled to share just a few of the exciting things happening at Rothiemurchus near Aviemore this summer in this blog!

While it’s impossible to cover everything here, you can find more detailed information on each of our activities on the Outdoor Activities pages of our website.

The Farm Shop and Barn Café will be open daily. Plus, our regular activities like Hairy Coo Safaris, Feed the Deer, Clay Shooting, Fishing, Quad Treks, Bike Hire, Pony Trekking, Archery, Treezone, Axe Throwing, and River Adventures are available throughout the summer.

Read on for a quick overview of some of our highlights for families visiting Rothiemurchus this summer.

Brand new for 2023 – Falconry Display

Falconry Aviemore

Rothiemurchus Falconry Display is suitable for everyone and is a fabulous activity for the whole family.

You will be seated in our flying arena and introduced to the birds while they demonstrate their natural behaviours. Get to know their individual personalities, learn interesting facts about them and their conservation status.

You will have the chance to see birds of prey from around the world ranging from a small and mighty owl to a huge, empowering eagle and even the fastest animal on the planet!

Our birds will be flying in and amongst the audience with inches to spare allowing for a thrilling experience of being up close and personal to these amazing creatures.

Find out more and book here.

Fishing Fun at Rothiemurchus

Fishing at Rothiemurchus, Aviemore

We have something for everyone at Rothiemurchus Fishing, whether you are a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, our well-stocked lochs offer the perfect setting to cast your line and try your luck.

During the summer holidays we will be running our very popular activity ‘I caught my first fish at Rothiemurchus’. The perfect experience to get juniors under 12 years who haven’t fished before hooked on fishing… learn how to set your rod, cast and then experience the thrill of catching your first fish! Each participant receives a certificate of their achievement.

Little Landys are back!

Little Landys Kids Activity at Rothiemurchus

Rev up your adventure engines because the Little Landys are back for the summer holidays! These mini off-road vehicles are perfect for pint-sized explorers (ages 6-11 years) looking to unleash their inner adventurers. Traverse the trails on our purpose-built track, navigate obstacles, and create lasting memories.