Working in partnership with Glenmore Lodge to deliver education in the Cairngorms National Park, where Britain’s largest, most natural habitats are home to a quarter of the UK’s rare and endangered species.

Glenmore Lodge is SportScotland’s National Outdoor Training centre. Find out more at: https://www.glenmorelodge.org.uk/

Facilities

  • Bar: The Lochain Bar on-site is open to both non-residents and residents and serves bar meals from 5pm-9pm with the exception of Monday and Tuesday nights when last orders are at 7pm.
  • Car Parking: There is parking available at Glenmore Lodge at the rear of the building.
  • Disabled Access: The location has disabled access.
  • Hot and Cold Drinks: We have hot and cold drinks making facilities accessible around the centre.
  • Public Transport: Aviemore train station is 7 miles away, pick-up and drop-off from the train station can be arranged on Fri/Sun at 5pm (must be arranged in advance)
  • Toilets: On site toilets

Food at our centres

For one day visits you are usually asked to bring a packed lunch unless it is specified otherwise.

Residential visits include freshly prepared seasonal meals, with a hot breakfast, packed lunch and choice of evening meal. Food is sourced locally wherever possible and we can cater for any dietary requirements. All of our residential centres have been awarded the Soil Association’s Food for Life Served Here Bronze Award which recognises organisations which go the extra mile to make sure children are receiving healthy, nutritious and sustainable meals.

How to find us

Glenmore Lodge is 0.75 of a mile from Glenmore Village, 8 miles from Aviemore, 2.5 hours North from Glasgow or Edinburgh and 0.5 hours South from Inverness.

Below are details of a number of different ways to get to the area.

By train
The closest railway station is in Aviemore. This is on the mainline from Edinburgh/Glasgow to Inverness. For those travelling through London Scotrail offer a sleeper service to Aviemore. For further information visit National Rail enquiries.

By bus
Aviemore is well serviced by National Express, Citylink & Megabus.

By car
Aviemore is just off the A9, 90 miles north of Perth & 30 miles south of Inverness. From the south take the first exit signposted Aviemore, this is the second exit if coming from the north. On arriving in Aviemore turn right at the first roundabout, following signs for Cairngorm Mountain. After 7 miles you arrive at Glenmore village, take the main left turn by the signpost for Glenmore Lodge, passing the Reindeer Centre. We are 0.75 mile along this road.

By air
The nearest airport is just outside Inverness, 45 miles from Glenmore Lodge. The airport website gives details of flights into Inverness. To reach us you will then have to get a bus or taxi into Inverness then either a bus or train to Aviemore.

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