Landmark Forest Adventure Park

Highland | Carrbridge | Theme park | ★★★★

[Landmark Forest Adventure Park]

Scotland isn't exactly well known for its theme parks, so it might come as even more of a surprise to find one in the Cairngorms National Park in the heart of the Highlands. It's very much a family affair, and if you come searching for white-knuckle thrills you might be disappointed. There's a small roller coaster and series of water slides, but many of the other attractions are themed around the landscape and its wildlife. A scenic treetop trail threads through ancient Scots pine forest, apparently with a good chance of spotting red squirrels. The trees' sturdy trunks also provide useful anchors for the highest of three high ropes courses, while climbing to the top of a fire tower gets you above the forest canopy with great views over Strathspey. A large butterfly house tops the list of indoor parts useful in unkind weather. Many of the park's components would be popular attractions in their own right elsewhere in Scotland, so having them all included in one ticket makes it pretty decent value for money if you visit them all.

[Red squirrel nature trail - worthwhile even if you don't spot a red squirrel]

Location & info

📌 Landmark Forest Adventure Park ★★★★
By the B9153, half a mile south of Carrbridge village centre, G.R.: NH 909223 ///trails.withdraw.column
Open daily, but many attractions close for winter | £23 adult / £21 child from late March to October; £8.50 adult / £7.25 child from November to late March

[The Butterfly Housen]


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