Nature Fair at Glen Tanar

Come and visit Glen Tanar Visitor Centre for a range of great interactive experiences!

A range of activities for folk to join in.. bumblebee safari, a tree tales, making ‘crusies’, river catchment models and more!

Do ‘solar observation’ with the Aberdeen Astronomical Society, or make your own light from natural materials with Mike. Hunt for minibeasts with Jill, or go on a bumblebee safari with Annie. Joan will be telling tall tales about the trees and Neil will take you on a tree trail to find out how they provide homes for animals. You can learn what you can do about climate change with Deeside CAN and even have a go at river dipping!

Also, Glen Tanar Estate will have a working sauna over the weekend! Take a peek!

Activities provided by: OWLNEG, Deeside Climate Action Network, Aberdeen Astronomy society, and Bumblebee Conservation.

Aberdeen Astronomical Society will be holding a solar observing afternoon from noon with specialised telescopes for looking at the Sun – dependent on good weather!

Family friendly activities, spend an hour or spend all day, drop-in sessions.

The family fun starts at 10a.m. at the Visitor Centre in Glen Tanar, and goes on until 4pm- or until we are all exhausted!
There’s a small charge for parking, and donations are welcome.

Find out more about the Bumblebee Safari by clicking here!

LOCATION Glen Tanar Visitor Centre
REQUIREMENTS Family friendly – suitable for all ages
DISABLED ACCESS Car parking – 100m
Access to site – steep incline
Suitability for wheelchairs – relatively smooth
Toilet accessible onsite
Assistance available
COST Donations box onsite
BOOKING INFO No booking necessary – drop in!

  • Date : May 15, 2022 - May 15, 2022
  • Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (UTC)
  • Venue : Royal Deeside


Glen Tanar Ranger Service