Family/Outdoor Activities | Dalfaber House

Sailing on Loch Morlich

The perfect location

In the heart of the Highlands, at the foot of the Cairngorms, Dalfaber House is an ideal base for a family or an active holiday.

Excellent skiing and watersports facilities are within a few minutes’ drive, and there are also opportunities for walking and cycling in addition to fishing and shooting.


The Cainrgorm Ski Centre is around 20 minutes drive away, and offers a range of pistes to suit all abilities.

The ski season in Scotland typically runs from Christmas to April, but the climate is not such that snow can be guaranteed!

Visit the Cairngorm Mountain website for more information


Sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking are all on offer on Loch Morlich, which is around 15 minutes drive from the house.

Visit the Loch Morlich website for more information

The best loved family attractions in Aviemore and the Cairngorms

Landmark Forest Adventure Park

The Fun House

Cairngorm Mountain


Highland Folk Museum

Highland Wildlife Park

Mountain Biking

Whether a family or a seasoned group of riders, the Cairngorm National Park and surrounding areas offers first class mountain biking. Enjoy the rugged scenery from the ancient Pine Forests of Rothiemurchus to the isolated Lochans. Scattered around the National Park.

There is also fantastic road biking to be enjoyed on quiet circular routes from Aviemore and you can set your distance on the groups level of fitness.

There are two very good bike shops in Aviemore where you can choose from an excellent range mountain bikes for hire to suit your level.

See links below for further information:

The Essentials



Important information


On the outskirts of Aviemore, adjacent to the new 18 hole championship golf course.

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