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SUN 15 JUN

Plants of the Pinewoods

Mar Lodge Estate, Aberdeen

Run by: The National Trust for Scotland

Join us as we explore the pinewoods, home to a diverse variety of flowers, mosses and lichens.

clock13:30–16:30

Suitable for any age

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Mar Lodge Woods

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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Sat 5 Jul 13:30–16:30

Cost

Adult : £ 10.00
Child : £ 5.00

Difficulty level

  1. Easy
  2. Leisurely
  3. Moderate
  4. Hard

Location

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Mar Lodge Estate

Near Braemar, Aberdeen, AB35 5YJ

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About this location

Mar Lodge Estate occupies nearly 7% of the Cairngorms National Park, covering in total 29,380 hectares of some of the Show more… most remote and scenic wild land in Scotland, including four of the five highest mountains in the UK.

Fifteen of the Trust's 46 Munros can be found in the Cairngorms around Mar Lodge (What is a Munro?).

Within its boundaries are fine examples of classic features of a Highland landscape: remnants of the ancient Caledonian pine forest, heather moorland, juniper scrub and a part of the high Cairngorm plateau.

The estate is recognised as one of the most important nature conservation landscapes in the British Isles.
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Mar Lodge Estate occupies nearly 7% of the Cairngorms National Park, covering in total 29,380 hectares of some of the most remote and scenic wild land in Scotland, including four of the five highest mountains in the UK.

Fifteen of the Trust's 46 Munros can be found in the Cairngorms around Mar Lodge (What is a Munro?).

Within its boundaries are fine examples of classic features of a Highland landscape: remnants of the ancient Caledonian pine forest, heather moorland, juniper scrub and a part of the high Cairngorm plateau.

The estate is recognised as one of the most important nature conservation landscapes in the British Isles.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by The National Trust for Scotland.

Please register in advance.

For further information please contact the Mar Lodge Rangers' Office on 013397 20164.

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