Boat of Garten (1 mile) is a peaceful village lying adjacent to the mighty River Spey, with a pub and village shop. Take the Strathspey Railway Steam Train to Aviemore (7 miles) to visit the surrounding towering mountains, sparkling lochs and dense forests making it a popular year-round destination for a huge range of summer and winter activities. Visit Loch Garten (3.5 miles) for walks in beautiful forests and the chance to see famous ospreys. Or, with 12 distilleries within 30 miles, why not hop on to the famous Malt Whisky Trail? Golfers will love playing 18 holes or a game of tennis at the Boat of Garten Golf and Tennis Club (1 mile), with further courses at Abernethy Golf Club (5 miles) and Grantown on Spey Golf Club (8 miles), whilst avid skiers are close to the Cairngorm Mountain (15 miles) and Lecht Ski Centre (27 miles). Discover miles of sandy beaches at Findhorn (35 miles) and Nairn (31 miles) on the Moray Coast, and nature enthusiasts may even spot dolphins and seals. The small town of Grantown-on-Spey (8 miles) offers boutique shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants and takeaways, and Inverness (31 miles) is a thriving city offering shopping, culture, eating and drinking. Loch Morlich (11 miles) offers a range of water sports; Loch Insh (16 miles) has paddleboarding, windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, and canoeing down the beautiful River Spey; or tackle the high ropes at Treezone Aviemore (8 miles). There is a plethora of outdoor activities for all the family at Alvie Estate (12 miles) too, with zip wires, clay pigeon shooting, archery, horse riding, walking, fishing and bird-watching, whilst Full On Adventure (8 miles) offers river tubing, white-water rafting, gorge walking and canyoning.