Local Area & Things To Do
Kingussie (Gaelic for 'The Head of the Pinewood') is the capital of Badenoch. Situated in the Cairngorm and Monadhliath Mountain ranges at the upper end of Strathspey, Kingussie is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and all those who enjoy wide open space, dramatic and unspolied scenery, fresh air and a touch of Highland magic.
Kingussie offers a wealth of activties and attractions for visitors. Sport fans will enjoy the famous Kingussie Shinty Club and the picturesque Kingussie Golf Club. The area offers a huge range of outdoor activities for all levels of ability, including walking, climbing, water-sports, gliding, golf, winter sports, fishing, cycling, riding and bird watching.
Local places to visit include The Highland Folk Museum, the Highland Wildlife Park, Landmark (Kids will love it!), Ruthven Barracks, Waltzing Waters, Aviemore Steam Railway, Dalwhinnie Whisky Distillery and much more.....