Tumbling burns, still pools, bird song and a growing native forest

Allt Mor

Get back to nature at Allt Mor

Glenmore's forest is changing, as we remove trees like Sitka spruce and lodgepole pine, and encourage native trees like Scots pine to grow naturally. The trails from Allt Mor take you through a wonderful mix of tall, thick pines and young saplings, with a tumble of heather, blueberry and juniper on the ground. Everywhere there's the chatter of running water, tumbling down from the mountains.

Our Glenmore Forest Park Map and Trail Guide (PDF 2.7MB) has details of sites and trails throughout the Forest Park.


  • The upper section of the Allt Mor trail is closed between Utsi's Bridge and Cairngorm Mountain Base Station due to landslips.

Parking (charge) Picnic area Walking

Life's essentials

You'll find toilets and a café at the Glenmore Forest Park Visitor Centre. If you climb the Allt Mor trail you'll also find toilets and café at the Cairngorm Mountain Railway.

Please note that we do not allow camping in the recreational areas of this site. For more information, get in touch with our district office.

Car parking

Please note, parking charges are as follows:

  • £1 for up to 1 hour
  • £1.50 for up to 3 hours
  • £2 for all day
  • £8 for minibus and coach all day

Season passes are also available at the following prices:

  • £25 for a yearly pass for up to two cars
  • £10 for up to a fortnight for up to two cars

For more information please contact us.

Still have time left on your ticket? Tickets purchased here are also valid at the other Forestry Commission car parks in Glenmore. So, make the most of your trip and visit another area of the Forest Park.

Walking trails

Cycling trails

Mountain biking trails

Contact: Glenmore Forest Park Visitor Centre

Address: Glenmore, By Aviemore

Postcode: PH22 1QU

Telephone: 01479 861220


How to get here

From Aviemore follow the signs for Rothiemurchus, Glenmore and the Cairngorm Mountain Railway. Continue through Rothiemurchus Estate and Glenmore village. Allt Mor car park is on your left about ¾ mile / 1.2 km after the Forest Park Visitor Centre. The car park is at grid reference NH 981 090.

Using SatNav?

PH22 1RB is the postcode for the Cairngorm Mountain Railway, a little further up the glen. Following directions to this destination will take you past Allt Mor.

Public transport

Buses between Aviemore and the Cairngorm Mountain Railway pass Allt Mor. You'll find details at Traveline Scotland.

Nearby places

Allt Mor is just one of the many places to explore in Glenmore Forest Park. A few miles to the south, Inshriach forest is away from the crowds. Here you'll find trails along the Feshie river, around magical Uath lochans or up to wide views from Farleitter Crag. For world-class mountain biking, try Laggan Wolftrax.

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