Bennachie Visitor Centre - Where your Bennachie experience begins ...

Pitcaple, Inverurie AB51 5HY

Bennachie Visitor Centre, Pitcaple, Inverurie AB51 5HY

The Bennachie Visitor Centre

The Bennachie Visitor Centre is closed for the winter from Monday 30th October 2017 until Good Friday (30th March 2018).

For enquiries relating to the hill, trails or car park please contact the Forestry Commission office on 0300 0676200.

The Garioch Ranger can be contacted on 07786 021781 or email garioch.ranger@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

For general enquiries please email bennachie.warden@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

The Bennachie Visitor Centre is a dedicated visitor facility with a permanent exhibition interpreting the hill and its heritage.

It is the ideal place to learn about Bennachie.

You can discover how the hill was formed, who used to live there and the wildlife which lives on the landscape today while continuing to be a productive commercial forest.

There are interactive exhibits, audio stations, seating area as well as a dedicated viewing area to watch wildlife in its natural habitat.

There is plenty to keep the family of all age groups occupied and entertained or just relax with a coffee and a snack.

Our meeting room is a popular venue for events and workshops. Please contact us for details of availability and charges

Our meeting room is a popular venue for events and workshops. Please contact us for details of availability and charges.


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Bennachie Visitor Centre

Click here to download the latest Bennachie Visitor Centre Leaflet in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

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Visit the Forestry Commission Scotland web site for a map / leaflet about Bennachie.

If it is unavailable, a copy can be downloaded here - Forestry Commission Scotland map / leaflet in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

The Bennachie Visitor Centre


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Children's picture wall

Children's picture wall

Exhibits for children to explore

Exhibits for children to explore

Children's interactive games

Children's interactive games

Microscope

Microscope

Interactive touch screen display about walks on Bennachie

Interactive touch screen display about walks on Bennachie

Uses of wood exhibit

Uses of wood exhibit

Bird feeding viewing wall

Bird feeding viewing wall

Squirrel viewing wall

Squirrel viewing wall

Sitting area to relax and look at the Mither Tap webcam

Sitting area to relax and look at the Mither Tap webcam

 

 

 

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