LAGGAN HERITAGE 22ND AND 26TH SEPTEMBER 2013:
Arverikie Walk, led by Andrew Feilden and John Cameron on the
'Highland Railway' 150 year anniversary
'Glenbogle' in the TV drama
'Monarch of the Glen'
The Village of Laggan
The hit BBC drama series "Monarch of
the Glen" was set in the Scottish Highlands in
fictitious Glenbogle with much of the filming done in
Laggan and the surrounding area. The village of Laggan
is situated in the Central Highlands of Scotland,
surrounded by the Monadhliath and Grampian mountain
ranges, it provides the opportunity to explore the
peaceful countryside with the chance to see a wide
variety of wildlife from Golden Eagle or Osprey to Red
Deer Stag and Pine Martin. There is also an abundance of
wild flowers, plants and trees.
As well as having the
opportunity to explore 'Glenbogle', Laggan is an
excellent base for touring by car and an ideal location
for all outdoor activities, including fishing in the
River Spey and surrounding lochs, Hill Walking and
Mountaineering, Golf with several courses in the area,
Pony Trekking and Ski-ing.
Accommodation available in
Hotels, Holiday Homes, Bed &
Breakfast, Caravan Sites, Bunkhouse, & Basic
Accommodation in the Village Hall.
Have a day trip by car
Travel west to Fort William, along Loch Ness to
Inverness and return to Laggan through Aviemore.
Walk in beautiful scenery around
from a short walk along the banks of the
River Spey to a walk through the Corrieyairack Pass.
Set in the
outstanding natural highland beauty of Strathmashie
Forest, Laggan WolfTrax
provides the thrills of a big-and-bermy blue grade Fun
Park, a fast red grade route packed with features and a
very technical ‘double diamond’ black grade route for
serious mountain bike enthusiasts. Cycle all the trails
and you will have enjoyed nearly 18 km of the most
up-to-date, year-round singletrack available in the