Otter Facts

Here are some interesting facts about our native Otters The European otter is an important part of the ecological systems and are an apex predator sitting at the top of the food chain. The Latin name for the European otter is Lutra lutra pronounced…

Our wonderful Summer Tours 2018

Our ranger Justin has greatly enjoyed meeting many guests on our wildlife tours in the Cairngorms National Park. Here are his thoughts on the summer season tours It has been a great first summer season for us here at Wild Alba. We have welcomed…

Experience the Red Deer Rut Tour

Exciting Red Deer rut tour in the Cairngorms National Park this Autumn.

Wildlife Whisky & Walking

Wild Alba Tours are passionate about whisky. In 2018 we have started doing wildlife tours looking at the living landscape of the Cairngorms and Speyside. With our passion for all things outdoors and a wee dram we have found that the combination of wildlife…

Have you ever seen a Pine Marten?

Have you ever seen a Pine Marten? Jackie our Ranger has been lucky to see them on her wildlife tours in the Cairngorms National Park. The Pine Marten is a very elusive animal. It spends it time climbing trees in search of its favourite…

We Love Nettles

Wildlife Tour in the Cairngorms National Park

What’s happening under your nose?

guided wildlife tours running in the Cairngorms National Park.

Blaeberry Bumblebee (Bombus monticola)

Some interesting facts on a guided wildlife tours running in the Cairngorms National Park

The funny thing about Cotton-grass is, it’s not cotton and its not a grass

Wildlife Safari Scotland

Our ranger Jackie tells some interesting facts on her guided wildlife tours running in the Cairngorms National Park. Here are her thoughts on Cotton-grass that can be seen on our nature trails. I have many memories of growing up in the countryside of Speyside…

Feather Alarm Clocks

Nature Walk in the Cairngorms

Jackie Taylor has been up early this month getting our wildlife tours running in Glenesk nestled in the rolling hills of Angus situated in the south of the Cairngorms National Park. Here are her thoughts on the wonders of the dawn chorus that can…