Definitions

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  • proper n. A mountainous region in the Scottish Highlands
  • proper n. A national park within this region.

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Examples

  • If the EU funding bid is successful, the money would be spent on trial trapping projects in areas across the UK where mink are abundant, such as Cairngorms National Park, East Yorkshire and Somerset.

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  • If the EU funding bid is successful the money would be spent on trial trapping projects in areas across the UK where mink are abundant, such as Cairngorms National Park, East Yorkshire and Somerset.

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  • The Aviemore Sled Dog Rally is a two-day trial welcoming more than 200 teams running on a four-mile track around Loch Morlich in Scotland's Cairngorms.

    The Coming Season

  • I wouldn't be criticising Harman and Johnson if my chancellor were Osborne and Chief Secretary to the Treasury a man whose greatest claim to fame was as Head of Communications for the Cairngorms National Park.

    100 days in, Mr Miliband, you need a plan | Observer editorial

  • As well as existing deer-farming and meat trade bodies, the initiative is being supported by the Cairngorms national park, the Scottish Gamekeepers Association and the Association of Deer Management groups, a voluntary body that currently oversees deer management on Highland estates.

    Scots landowners lobby for deer farms

  • As head of communications at the Cairngorms National Park authority he presided over such publicity triumphs as "Cairngorms National Park authority visits Tomintoul" and "Have your say on the Speyside Way extension route".

    Hugh Muir's diary

  • End Mar-Oct; £6 per adult per night, £2 per child 3-10 per night; 01974 272444Taking its name from the host of ducks that live there – fans of aylesburies, carolinas, mandarins, pintails and whistlers, roll right up – this tiny independent hostel half a mile up a forest track on the edge of the Cairngorms possesses one of the most entrancing campsites you could wish for.

    The 10 best secluded campsites

  • This is not the looming mountainous terrain of the Cairngorms a little further north: this is the softer side of Scotland and, especially if you're blessed with a little gentle Scottish sun, there are few sites more relaxing.

    The 10 best campsites for food lovers

  • Scottish weather stations recorded gusts topping 70mph on the Cairngorms and the Nevis range, near Fort William, where skilifts and gondolas were closed.

    Hurricane Katia: 80mph winds as Britain takes a battering

  • The odds are lowest in Lerwick, Shetland, at 6-4, followed by Aviemore, in the Cairngorms, at 7-4.

    Ice warnings across the UK but shops pin their hopes on mild outlook

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