What can you do from the Wildcat Centre


The Wildcat Experience

  • Hunt for 132 painted model wildcats around our friendly, tranquil village.
  • Find them in gardens, on roofs, up trees.
  • Buy a Wildcat Experience Trackpack - complete with full colour brochure, map and pen, all in a showerproof bag - cost £10.00.
  • Gain certificates and prizes depending on how many you find.
  • When the Wildcat Centre is closed you can buy a Trackpack from the village Post Office, the Glen Hotel, the Newtonmore Hostel, the Wild Flour or the Highlander Hotel. 


The Wildcat Trail

  • Walk all or part of the 10km orbital path around the village of Newtonmore at the heart of the Highlands.
  • Magnificent views of the Cairngorm and Monadhliath mountain ranges, through open moorlands, native woodland and alongside three rivers, with waterfalls and a river gorge.
  • The walk includes varied terrain, with some short steep sections.
  • Buy a Wildcat Trail brochure, which gives details about the walk, for £4.00 - also available from the village Post Office and the Glen Hotel. 


Newtonmore Community Woodland & Development Trust

The Trust is a non profit making charity set up in 1998 to maintain and manage the areas of woodland and the Wildcat Trail around Newtonmore. The Board of Trustees is made up of local volunteers

Contact Us

The Wildcat Centre

Main Street, Newtonmore, Scotland PH20 1DD

01540 673131




The Wildcat centre is closed until further notice in view of the Coronavirus outbreak.

Wildcat Experience trackpacks and Wildcat Trail booklets are available at the Post Office and the Glen Hotel.

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