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The Guide: Easter things to do

Decoration on a simnel cake
Family-friendly fun activities are happening across the region

The bad weather may lead to cancellation of some events - please check before setting out.

Easter activities at Landmark

Landmark Forest Adventure Park, Carrbridge

Until 11 April

Pose for a photo with the Easter bunny and take part in the Easter egg hunt at the park. Will you be the lucky winner of the giant chocolate egg?

Free with admission to park - £10.90, £8.70

National Trust Easter Egg Trails

Glencoe Visitor Centre, Glencoe, Inverewe Garden and Brodie Castle near Forres

2 - 5 April

Have some fun by following an Easter trail. Collect the clues and win a chocolate egg. Entertainers, outdoor games and face painting will ensure a fun day out for all the family.

£1 per trail entry (excludes admission price to property)

Northern Nashville Caithness Country Music Festival

Halkirk Indoor Riding Centre, Caithness

2 - 4 April

Head to Halkirk for some live country music from local and international artists. The festival gets bigger every year. Musicians on the bill this year include Rick Trevino, Leona Williams and Amber Digby.

Various prices

Great Glen Death March

Banavie to Inverness

2 - 4 April, starts 2100

The grim sounding title of the event matches the endurance required. Traverse 100 km of the Great Glen in under 24 hours.

Search for the Jacobite Gold


3 - 4 April

Track down a government spy using the treasure map provided. Solve the clues in this historical hunt to claim your prize.

Free with admission price

Spring Silliness

Whin Park, Inverness

4 April, 1000

Search the park for clues to win an egg. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Entry is free but charity donations are welcome. All donations go to a local mental health charity.

Easter Sunday Eggstravaganza

Dog Falls Car park, Glen Affric

4 April, 1400 - 1600

Follow the trail, solve the clues and find the Easter eggs hidden in the woods.


Easter Funday

Craig Phadric

4 April, 1330 - 1500

Join in a fun trail in the woods and have some Easter-themed fun. Children must be accompanied by an adult. A free bus to Craig Phadric will be running from Church Street in Inverness.



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