Things to do

Some things to do in the area

  • Walking & climbing – many walks all around Ballater itself – Loch Muick in all its splendour, a walkers paradise – Burn of Vat and Loch Kinord – Lochnagar and access to the Cairngorms National Park
  • Fishing – salmon fishing along the River Dee, trout fishing in local lochs
  • Golfing – at Ballater, Braemar, Aboyne, Tarland (9 hole), Alford and Banchory Golf Clubs
  • Curling – outside in Ballater in freezing temperatures
  • Tennis – just next to Ballater Golf Club
  • Pony trekking – at Glen Tanar Equestrian Centre
  • Gliding – with Deeside Gliding Club
  • Skiing – at the Lecht or Glenshee

Aberdeenshire Area

The Ballater Area

Places to Visit and Shop

Places to eat

Website Links

Royal Deeside

Cairngorms National Park

Visit Ballater

Ballater Community