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In line with the latest government guidance on Covid-19, we are pleased to announce that the Visitor Centre is now open as usual
Come along for a great introduction to the area, activities for children, maps and much more. Discover what’s special about Nethy Bridge and Abernethy before going out to explore it for yourself.
Summer opening Winter opening
1 April to 31 October 1 November to 31 March
9.30 am to 5.00 pm 10.00 am to 4.00 pm (weather permitting)
You are welcome to come and look around. Don’t forget to tell us about your exciting wildlife sightings. Write them on our fun interactive sightings board and see what else is around.
Although the centre is often unmanned, the Community Ranger calls in frequently.
Ample Parking & Disabled Access
The Centre has plenty of parking nearby and is accessible for wheelchair users by a ramp. There are disabled-accessible toilet facilities provided at the Community Centre.
Our newly refurbished Visitor Centre was opened in 2015 in part of the Nethy Bridge Commnity Centre. It has been awarded 3* Visitor Attraction status by Visit Scotland.
The refurbishment of the Centre was led by Explore Abernethy and funded by Cairngorms National Park Authority and Scottish Natural Heritage with support from RSPB.
The centre provides:
- Visitor Information and orientation (for both the local and wider area) including information on the Explore Abernethy path network, Dell Woods National Nature Reserve and Cairngorms National Park
- Exhibits / displays
- Hands on children’s activities
- Historical information and artefacts
- Walks packs and trail maps for sale.
- Audiovisual display
Nethy Bridge Community Centre
We are grateful to the listed businesses and organisations, without which it would not be possible to run a community website.
A charitable company limited by guarantee
Registered charity number: SC 012389
Company registration number: SC 379387