Dark sky experiences: 

Arrange a bespoke event to suit your requirements or join one of our monthly group open sessions


Explore the the Night Sky

Join us for one of our dark sky nights and embark on a celestial adventure. Discover the beauty and mysteries of the cosmos as you gaze at stars, planets, and deep-space wonders.


What to Expect:

Each session will last approximately 2 hours. Starting with an indoor introduction to stargazing, and how to start to identify constellations and night sky objects. We'll then venture outside. to walk in the darkness and view the nights sky. Each session includes a storytelling of the area and legends of the Braes of Mar.


Walking in the dark:

Our walks are suitable for all ages, most viewpoints will be reached within a short 20-30 minute hike. Please be aware that they will be undertaken at night on footpaths and uneven ground which may be more difficult for some.


Where we meet:

Meeting at Castleton Hall, Glenshee Road, Braemar AB35 5YQ


Our Night Sky walk offers the opportunity for an unforgettable experience.


So grab your binoculars and join us under the stars!


Currently we have the following events on offer:-


A stocking filler for Christmas or a treat for the New Year, why not give someone an experience with a little difference and join one of our Dark Sky walks.



Walk to be taken before the 1 May 2024

Contact us directly for further information or enquire about future events -



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