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Explore the Scottish Highlands and discover an array of fun filled activities for you and your family. Our blog covers a range of topics from fun summer activities, to things to do on a rainy day in Aviemore.

Aquaculture in Aviemore for Industry Buffs

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2018

The 2018 edition of the conference and exhibition will be chock-full of industry insight and opportunities.

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Snowsports Season Has Landed

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, November, 2017

Grab your ski suits and make your way to our powder-happy resort!

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Our Tips for a Stress-Free Christmas

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, November, 2017

Let us make your Christmas planning as light as a snowflake.

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Scotland: Visit the "Most Beautiful Country in the World"

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, October, 2017

Every other country has been outvoted by stunning Scotland. What are you waiting for?

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Horsing Around in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, October, 2017

Embark on the ride of your lifetime on the back of this majestic creature.

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The Cyclist's Guide to the Cairngorms

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2017

It's time to let those adventure wheels loose and breathe in the fresh air of biking freedom.

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Experience the Red Deer Rutting Season

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2017

Play witness to one of Aviemore's indelible natural phenomena in our lively yearly calendar.

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Awaken Your Senses in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2017

Walk through the ancient landscape and discover the evocative sights, sounds and scents of the Scottish Highlands.

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10 Things to Do within 10 Miles of Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2017

From lush Highland trails to family days out, we have it all on our doorstep.

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A Wheelie Good Time – Karting and Segways in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2017

Get behind the wheel and go for a spin on the local karting tracks, or see the Highlands in a new way with a segway tour through the forest.

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Discover Tropical Butterflies in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, June, 2017

Each summer, we can often catch a glimpse of the beautiful, but elusive, butterfly. This year, get up close to these colourful creatures.

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6 Unique Experiences to Enjoy in Aviemore this Summer

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2017

Enjoy the Scottish summertime with one-of-a-kind experiences in the Highlands.

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Distinction with Honours for the Cairngorms National Park

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2017

Our bonnie stretch of land has been decorated with a new high-profile shout-out.

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The A to Z Guide to Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2017

With so many things to do in Aviemore and Hilton Coylumbridge, we've got you covered – from A to Z.

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Cairngorms Nature BIG Weekend

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2017

Say hello to Mother Nature on May 12-14 and celebrate the National Park’s outstanding wildlife and scenery.

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6 Hours in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, March, 2017

What would you do if you only had six hours to spend in our affable town?

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Weddings at Hilton Coylumbridge – Magic in the Snow

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2017

Take a look at our top tips for magical winter weddings!

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Fun Things to Do in the Snow

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, December, 2016

Here is a list of our favourite activities for when it's snowy outside!

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Wind Down with a Post-Christmas Break

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, December, 2016

Book a break at Hilton Coylumbridge to de-stress and recharge.

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20 Spring Break Activities for Families in The Cairngorms

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2016

Here’s 20 reasons you and your family should take a last-minute break at Hilton Coylumbridge.

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Is Your Heart in the Highlands?

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2016

Spring has truly sprung here in Aviemore and these beautiful words by Robert Burns are so fitting at this time of year, don’t you think?

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Win Mother's Day and Serious Brownie Points

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, February, 2016

Check out Hilton Coylumbridge’s must-do activities that will guarantee you win Mother’s Day this year – and take all the glory.

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What to Do with Kids in Aviemore During Winter

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2015

You definitely won't be stuck for things to do with kids in Aviemore! In this blog post we run through some activities to entertain…

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The Best Way to Spend 24 Hours in Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, October, 2014

If you’ve only got a day or two with us here in Aviemore or are confused about the large number of activities on offer in the area…

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The Best Walks in the Cairngorms for Beginners

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2014

The Cairngorms National Park that surrounds Hilton Coylumbridge Hotel is the home to dozens …

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Top 5 Free Activities to Do in Aviemore This Autumn

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2014

Spending a day out and about doesn’t have to include spending a lot of money. Although the…

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Meet 5 of the Most Exotic Residents at the Highland Wildlife Park

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2014

In addition to the stunning landscape, Scotland has plenty to offer its visitors. If you are…

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A Guide to Activities Within Walking Distance of the Hotel

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, September, 2014

Although Hilton Coylumbridge in Aviemore is set in the most beautiful National Park surround…

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5 Reasons for why You Should Get Married at Hilton Coylumbridge

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2014

Your wedding day is one of the most important and special days of your entire life, and we a…

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Experience the World Porridge Making Championship

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2014

Do you enjoy a bowl of steaming porridge every now and then? Whatever you call it; porridge,…

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Kingussie – Little Town of Festivals

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, July, 2014

Kingussie is a small but picturesque Speyside town with a population of less than 2000 peop…

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Experience the Thunder in the Glens

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, July, 2014

Since it was devised in 1993 and first held in 1994, the Thunder in the Glens (TITG) motorbi…

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Experience Newtonmore Highland Games

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, July, 2014

This year’s Newtonmore Highland Games will take place on Saturday the 2nd of August, from …

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The Joys of Summer on Cairngorm Mountain

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, June, 2014

CairnGorm Mountain is rightly renowned as being one of the UK and Europe’s best ski resort…

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Visit the Highlands & Commonwealth Games

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, June, 2014

The Commonwealth Games are coming to Scotland this summer, with Glasgow hosting the event …

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Aviemore for the Perfect Watersports Holiday

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, June, 2014

You may think of Aviemore as being the perfect winter sports destination (and in our opinion…

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Cairngorm Brewery – Speyside Success Story!

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2014

Speyside has long been famed for its whisky and almost half of all Scotland’s distilleries…

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The History of Mountaineering

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2014

These days, mountaineering is a popular pursuit but it hasn’t always been the case. Before…

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Enjoy Whisky Month With Hilton Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2014

As part of Homecoming Scotland 2014, this month is Whisky Month. As well as being located i…

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Ride the UK's Highest Cycle Sportive!

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2014

The UK’s highest cycle sportive? Really?

Do you enjoy cycling? Beautiful sights? A challe…

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Ready for Teddy Bear Weekend?

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2014

It can sometimes be tough to find a day out that both you and the kids will enjoy but, thank…

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The History of Aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, March, 2014

Aviemore remains, as it has been for many years, a popular destination amongst tourists from…

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How to Enjoy Scotland's Forests

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, March, 2014

Scotland is often recognised for its beautiful lochs and dramatic mountains, but its forests…

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The Magic of a Holiday in Scotland's Highlands

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, March, 2014

What do we mean by the "Highlands"?

Everybody has heard of the Highlands, but people can so…

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Keeping the kids entertained this winter

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, February, 2014

Fun for All the Family

Once the kids have got over the excitement of Christmas it’s alway…

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Planning your wonderful wedding

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, February, 2014

Planning Your Big Day

It can take months (or even years) to plan your perfect wedding day an…

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The top 6 things to do in aviemore this winter

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2014

We may be slightly biased, but we’re pretty sure that Aviemore is the perfect year-round d…

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31st annual aviemore sleddog rally 2014

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2014

Drawing thousands of spectators every year, The Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain have be…

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Why we are one of the top hotels in scotland

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2014

Set within the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, the Hilton Coylumbridge has plenty on …

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Top 6 things to do this autumn in aviemore

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, October, 2013

Autumn in The Scottish Highlands is a magical place to be with so many stunning colours and …

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What to expect from a highland games

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2013

If you’ve never experienced the thrill of a Highland Games before, there are many renowned…

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12 facts about the glorious 12th

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, August, 2013

It’s that time of year again when shooting parties across Scotland are gearing up for The …

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Highland golf courses: 6 of the best

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, July, 2013

With the British Open taking place at Muirfield this summer, interest in playing golf in Sco…

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Become the king or queen of the mountains

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, July, 2013

With the 100th Tour de France in full swing, the race to become King of the Mountains is cap…

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Charity cycle at hilton coylumbridge

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2013

Hilton Coylumbridge hotel in Aviemore hosts many exciting events for guests and their famili…

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Fun-filled festivals in the cairngorms national park

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, May, 2013

Join us for some fun-filled, family-friendly outdoor activities at Hilton Coylumbridge hotel…

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The spirit of speyside whisky festival

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2013

This summer, why not come to Hilton Coylumbridge hotel in Aviemore to discover the Spirit of…

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150th anniversary of the opening of inverness & perth junction railway

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, April, 2013

This summer Hilton Coylumbridge hotel near Aviemore will be joining in the celebrations for …

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Happy birthday to the cairngorms national park!

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, March, 2013

We would like to invite you to join us at Hilton Coylumbridge hotel in Aviemore to wish Happ…

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Mv festival coming to the cairngorms

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, February, 2013

We’re all very excited here at Hilton Coylumbridge hotel in Aviemore about the upcoming MV…

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Got the january blues?

Posted by Hilton Coylumbridge, January, 2013

Got the January blues? Escape for a short break on our 3 nights for the price of 2 offer. St…

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