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The Wildcat Experience

Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DD, Scotland
+44 1540 673131
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A get your teeth into it activity

This is a great activity for children and adults, and a great way of exploring the local area. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Russell M
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Enjoyable afternoon out

Myself and my 5 year old daughter enjoyed our afternoon hunting throughout Newtonmore for as many... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
West Lothian, United Kingdom
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Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DD, Scotland
+44 1540 673131

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great activity for children and adults, and a great way of exploring the local area. The volunteers staffing the office are friendly and knowledgable.

Thank Russell M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my 5 year old daughter enjoyed our afternoon hunting throughout Newtonmore for as many colourful wildcats as we would find. The small centre on the Main Street was where we bought our guide pack. We only had one afternoon there so managed to...More

Thank SDS23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great fun thing to do whilst seeing the village of Newton more and surrounding countryside. There are so many cats to find some easy and some hard to find. Kids will love it and gets them walking.

Thank anniebS8690OY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked the full 10km trail. Really good mostly fairly flat route with some great views and lots of wildlife to see. Allow 4 hours though with stops to do the full circuit. Guide book recommended to get the best from the trail.

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In order to make the most of this trail it is worth purchasing the guide from the centre, the post office or the glen hotel. Even though the backpack with carrier bag pen guide etc seemed designed for children it was well received by all....More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky, but feels desperate for something to do in the area. We saw a couple riding bikes, looking for the cats. We saw 4 out of 132, without even trying;)

Thank AmieMo
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had no idea about the Wild Cat Trail when we visited Newtonmore to look around Monarch of the Glen country.mi spotted a weird looking model painted on a roof, and we couldn't figure out what it was. My husband thought it was a raccoon!...More

Thank Lynn_259_13
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Came to Newtonmore not knowing anything about this tourist attraction, popped in at the beginning of our weeks holiday not realising that it would then be our main fun for the rest of the week (def go at the start of your holiday). There are...More

Thank Becksmclennan
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We went round anti clockwise from the north end of Newtonmore. This is the best section and most scenic. The lower section round the golf course not so interesting but easier part of the walk. Simple well signposted trail. Suitable for kids or adults although...More

Thank Ferryman1960
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

See the sights while looking for the cats. Great fun! Takes a couple of days to find them all so dedicate​ time

Thank toricaprisun
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Lesley A
3 September 2016|
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Response from MATKent | Reviewed this property |
Correct , you stroll around Newtonmore looking for the painted cats , many painted by the local school children.