Owned and cared for by the Grant family for over 500 years, Rothiemurchus is the jewel of the Cairngorms National Park and has been recognized throughout history as a special place for its beauty, magnificent pine forests and abundant wildlife. David Attenburgh has described Rothiemurchus as ‘one of the glories of Wild Scotland’.
On our Bothy Experience, you will enjoy a fascinating exploration into the history, people and work of
Rothiemurchus. On this private Land Rover experience you will be driven and guided by a friendly Rothiemurchus Ranger, you will visit Highland cattle at the Dell Farm, marvel at the splendour of the ancient Caledonian Pine Forest, be captivated by the tranquillity of Loch an Eilein, and blown away by the mountain views at Tullochgrue. You will also have the opportunity to get up close and personal with the red deer hinds at the Deer Farm – who you can feed by hand.
Lunch will be served in our traditional Highland Bothy, the Bothy is for the exclusive use of you and your guests. The Bothy is located just 5 minute’s walk from Loch an Eilein. There you will be treated to a warming menu (tbc with guests) but a typical menu comprises of including homemade soup, Rothiemurchus venison stew, home-baked bread, a sweet treat and drinks.