Kingussie is a small town in the Scottish Highlands in the foothills of the Cairngorm and Monadhliath mountain ranges. It is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts! You can experience climbing, rambling, pony trekking, water and winter sports around the area with ease. Kingussie has a challenging 18-hole hillside golf course offering spectacular views of the National Park. For those seeking peace and tranquility, there are glorious riverside walks, fishing and birdwatching. Walk from the town to the ruins of Ruthven Barracks, maintained as a Scheduled Monument by Historic Scotland. The Highland Wildlife Park is very close by and The Highland Folk Museum is close by, in Newtonmore. Kingussie excels at Shinty and if the team is playing at their local ground, you will have the opportunity of watching one of the oldest Gaelic field sports. In the heart of the town, you will find a selection of cafes, restaurants and hotels serving delicious Highland fare and a range of interesting shops providing essential items, gifts, original art works and mementos. The popular TV series Monarch of the Glen was filmed in and around the area of Kingussie.