Ballater News

Thu
8
February
 
Ballater Caravan Park Seasonal Bargains

Ballater Caravan Park is offering off season midweek breaks in April & October. Take the opportunity to sample the delights of Ballater before and after the busy summer period. Monday to Thursday; four nights for the price of three or three nights for two

Mon
8
January
 
2018 Season

The 2018 season will commence on the 30th March and run through until 4th November. Our wardens Robbie and Susan will return for the entire season with our Kiwi's, Dave & Rachel returning for the busy summer months.

 
Ballater Walking Festival 2018

Ballater Walking Festival will take place from the 19th to the 25th May. Brochures are available from the caravan park office or details can be obtained from the website. www.walkballater.com

 
Ballater Victoria Week 2018

This year's Victoria Week takes place from Saturday 4th August to Sunday 12th August 2018. Something for everyone. For more details www.ballatervictoriaweek.co.uk

Fri
22
September
 
2017 Season

The 2017 season so far has been very busy, in fact every weekend over the high season has been fully booked. The wardens, Robbie, Susan, Dave and Rachel kept the park in tip top condition throughout the year for you all to enjoy and the good news is, they

 
Park Season ends on Saturday 28th October

There's still plenty of time to visit the park. Ballater awaits your company and you will be made most welcome!

Wed
2
November
 
Ballater Highland Games

Ballater Highland Games. Thursday 10th August 2017. Come along and enjoy a day out at the 153 Ballater Highland Games where you will be made very welcome. For more details www.ballaterhighlandgames.com

 
Ballater Caravan Park 2017 Season

Ballater Caravan Park will be open to tourers on Saturday 1st April 2017. We look forward to welcoming old friends and new to our site.

 
Ballater Victoria Week 2017

This year's Victoria Week takes place from Saturday, 5th August to Sunday, 13th August 2017. Something for everyone. For more details www.ballatervictoriaweek.co.uk

Tue
5
July
 
Ballater Highland Games

Ballater Highland Games. Thursday 11th August 2016. Come along and enjoy a day out at the 152 Ballater Highland Games where you will be made very welcome. For more details www.ballaterhighlandgames.com

 
Ballater Victoria Week 2016

This year's Victoria Week takes place from Saturday, 6th August to Sunday, 14th August 2016. Something for everyone. For more details www.ballatervictoriaweek.co.uk

 
Ballater Caravan Park 2016 Season

Ballater Caravan Park is open!! We have 40 sites available for tourers and would like to extend a Ballater warm welcome to all.

Thu
28
January
 
Effects of Storm Frank...

The Caravan Park and Ballater took a battering in the December floods but the clear-up is under way and it is hoped the park will be able to re-open to tourers and campers later in 2016

Tue
3
November
 
Season Ends on a high!

2015 in one paragraph: We've had snow, a new playpark, we've had cloud - possibly too much, and we've had sun - well a little, but most importantly we've had good times! Thanks everyone for a great season.

Fri
30
October
 
2016 Bookings Available Online!

Bookings can now be made online for the 2016 season. We look forward to welcoming old friends and making new ones next year. Best Wishes for the remainder of 2015.

 
New for 2016!

Over the winter period we are refurbishing our toilet block. Be sure to book and come and see for yourselves!

Wed
9
September
 
Etape Royale - Sunday, 27th September 2015

Brand new for 2015 the Etape Royale is a closed-road cycle sportive set in the regal surroundings of Scotland's majestic North East. The 100mile route takes cyclists accross Aberdeenshire and Moray's breathtaking scenery.

Tue
4
August
 
Ballater Highland Games - Thursday, 13th August 2015

Come along and enjoy a day out at the 151st Ballater Highland Games where you will be made very welcome! For more details www.ballaterhighlandgames.com

 
Ballater Victoria Week

This year's events take place on Saturday, 8th August - Sunday 16th August 2015. Something for everyone! For more details www.ballatervictoriaweek.co.uk

Wed
4
February
 
Ballater Victoria Week

This year's events take place on Saturday, 8th August - Sunday, 16th August 2015. Something for everyone! For more details www.ballatervictoriaweek.co.uk

 
Ballater Walking Festival - Saturday 16th May - Friday 22nd May 2015

Come along and join the family of walkers who return year after year to this beautiful part of the world. Six days of walks consisting of an easy, moderate or strenuous walk each day. Contact 013397 55467 or email: info@walkballater.com

 
Ballater Highland Games - Thursday, 13th August, 2015

Come along and enjoy a day out at the 151st Ballater Highland Games where you will be made very welcome! For more details www.ballaterhighlandgames.com

 
Royal Deeside Golf Week 2015

Ballater Golf Club are again hosting their ever popular Golf Week on Saturday 9th May - Friday 15th May, 2015. For more information contact the golf club direct on 013397 55567 or alternatively, www.ballatergolfclub.co.uk

 
Royal Deeside Golf Classic 2015

The 2015 Royal Deeside Golf Classic takes place on Tuesday 28th July - Friday 31st July 2015. For details - www.royaldeesidegolfclassic.co.uk

Thu
26
June
 
Wi-Fi Now Available at Ballater Caravan Park

Free service enables visitors to stay tuned into the web while on site

Sat
3
May
 
Prince Charles visits Ballater Caravan Park

Prince Charles visited Ballater Caravan Park on Monday 28th April to open its new office.

Sun
6
April
 
Prince Charles honours Ballater Caravan park with visit

Prince Charles is to visit Ballater Caravan Park on the morning of Monday 28th April

Tue
14
January
 
New Reception Block for Ballater Caravan Park

Ballater Caravan Park is to get a new reception and office block ahead of the new season.

Fri
4
October
 
Glen Tanar Estate offers Deer Rutting Safaris

Glen Tanar Estate in Royal Deeside will this year offer deer rutting safaris to the public

 
Walking on the Muir of Dinnet

Walkers investigate the plants of the Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve, Royal Deeside

Thu
25
April
 
The Prince of Wales publishes online gallery of 130 of his watercolours

The Prince of Wales has published an online gallery of 130 of his watercolours including some of Balmoral

 
Stagecoach to introduce open-top bus to Royal Deeside

Stagecoach is to run an open-top bus service linking Ballater, Balmoral and Braemar for summer 2013.

Wed
23
January
 
Snowgate webcam in place as winter arrives to Scotland

Timely installation of a webcam on the A93 as temperatures in Ballater and Braemar plummet.

Wed
16
January
 
Aberdeenshire is best place to live in Scotland

For the fourth time in seven years Aberdeenshire has come top in a survey of best places to live in Scotland

Wed
10
October
 
Web Reviews of Ballater Caravan Park

Ballater Caravan Park is nearing the end of its first season with new operators. Here are some links to websites carrying independent reviews of Ballater Caravan Park

Thu
6
September
 
Royal Deeside Victorian Heritage Trail relaunched

The popular Victorian Heritage Trail recalls that the development of Royal Deeside was much influenced by Queen Victoria's decision to buy Balmoral Castle.

Tue
7
August
 
Bikes on buses in Royal Deeside

An opportunity to combine bus an cycle trips in Royal Deeside

Thu
19
July
 
National Trust

The National Trust for Scotland operates three fine castles in Royal Deeside

 
Mar Lodge

Mar Lodge is a magnificent highland estate lying some 20 miles west of Ballater

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Ballater Caravan Park Seasonal Bargains
  Ballater Caravan Park is offering off season midweek breaks in April & October. Take the opportunity to sample the delights of Ballater before and after the busy summer period. Monday to Thursday; four nights for the price of three or three nights for two
2018 Season
  The 2018 season will commence on the 30th March and run through until 4th November. Our wardens Robbie and Susan will return for the entire season with our Kiwi's, Dave & Rachel returning for the busy summer months.
Ballater Walking Festival 2018
  Ballater Walking Festival will take place from the 19th to the 25th May. Brochures are available from the caravan park office or details can be obtained from the website. www.walkballater.com
 
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