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Capercaillie-friendly ways to enjoy the Cairngorms with your dog

The Cairngorms is an important place for capercaillie. Find out more from local dog owner and founder of Bark + Ride, Kaz Dalby.


Capercaillie carvings get the go-ahead in Carrbridge

The community have voiced support for a new carving in the woods for residents and visitors to enjoy.

Capercaillie, Tetrao urogallus, close-up of male displaying in pine forest, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland

Grant Scheme concludes with more capercaillie-friendly land

With our grant scheme now closed, we look at how land managers like Invercauld Estate have used it to benefit capercaillie


Meet Operational Management Team member Neil Wilson

A member of the project’s Operational Management Team and co-founder of his local Trail Association, Neil talks mountain biking and capercaillie…

Capercaillie, Tetrao urogallus, male displaying in pine forest in spring

National Park research set to help visitors save threatened species

Joint media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project, RSPB, Rothiemurchus, Forestry & Land Scotland and the Cairngorms Business Partnership

Douglas riding on MTB trail

Riding trails for capercaillie: Tales from a Mountain Bike Trail Intern

Find out what Douglas, our mountain bike trail intern has been doing to help capercaillie

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Carrbridge Capercaillie News

Catch up with the newsletter for Carrbridge residents


New powers to mountain bikers to help save capercaillie

Joint media release from the Cairngorms Capercaillie Project and Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland