Guided Walk: Bogs for Beginners

A guided walk to see the beauty of a bog up close!

Learn how to spot some of the weird and wonderful plants, bugs and other creatures that live in our blanket bogs with the Forestry and Land Scotland peatland team.

We will also learn about the important role our peatlands play in a changing climate, and why it’s important to protect and restore these unique habitats.

 

LOCATION Meet outside the Cairngorm Ski Centre
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REQUIREMENTS This walk will include off-track walking on boggy and uneven terrain over short distances (up to 2km).
Good waterproof footwear with ankle support is essential, plus warm clothing that is wind and waterproof.
Suitable for ages 10+. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Capacity 15-20
TOILETS Yes at Cairngorm Mountain Ski Centre
DOGS No
DISABLED ACCESS Disabled parking and accessible toilets at Cairngorm Ski Centre
The first part of the event will be on a narrow but well maintained footpath, then we head ‘off-track’ onto boggy and uneven terrain.
Only the most adventurous all-terrain wheelchairs could consider it!
COST Free
BOOKING INFO Booking essential: click here to book now

 

  • Date : May 15, 2022 - May 15, 2022
  • Time : 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm (UTC)
  • Venue : Badenoch and Strathspey

Organizers

Forestry and Land Scotland