Outdoor Activities around Dufftown


There is easy road access from Dufftown, to the world famous salmon fisheries of Strathspey. Permits for the River Livet is available at the Ballindalloch Post Office. There is also fishing available at on the River Spey enquire at the Gallery in Aberlour. Loch Fishing for Brown and Rainbow Trout  Glen Rothes Fishery, Rothes and Artloch fishery near Huntly.  Sea Fishing in the Moray Firth is available with Moray Fishing Charters in Burghead.


Visitors are welcome to the clubhouse of Dufftown Golf Club, one mile from the village's square. It's one of the highest courses in Scotland. Take the challenge with 18 holes of breathtaking scenery.

Play Areas

Let younger members of the family let off steam whilst you relax and watch. Play areas are available at the School Field, Hill Street, Tininver Street and McLennon Place.


Try your hand at outdoor bowling during our long summer evenings at the Stephen Avenue Bowling Green. Indoor bowling is also available during the winter as advertised locally.


Dufftown is an ideal base for skiiers and snow boarders as accommodation prices are lower than in other resorts. It's only 30 minutes from the Lecht  and 60 minutes from Aviemore. Nordic skiing trails are to be found near Huntlyand Clashindarroch Forest  just a few miles to the east.

Salmon Fishing on the Spey at Aberlour