Things to Do
Aden Country Park has everything you need for a great day out. We offer a range of opportunities for relaxation and recreation for individuals, families, and groups to enjoy. Please click on any of the facilities and activities below for more details. Alternatively browse using the left-hand-side navigation menu.
Eating & Shopping
For those who like to lunch and perhaps partake in a bit of retail therapy, the newly refurbished Aden cafe offers the perfect opportunity to shop then relax over a delicious cup of coffee in our award winning café/restaurant.
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One of the most popular areas in Aden is the children’s play area. It’s aimed at entertaining all ages and is well equipped with swings, adventure play, seesaw and the ever popular zip slide!
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Dogs & Horses
Aden loves animals, and animals really love Aden! We have a range of great facilities aimed at dogs, horses and their owners.
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The heritage of NE Scotland is something we are passionate about at Aden. The award-winning Aberdeenshire Farming Museum and Hareshowe Farm bring to life the story of our famous farming past.
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Caravan & Camping
For those who want to stay, Aden offers a uniform group campsite and fully serviced four-star Aden Caravan & Camping Park. With a wide range of facilities and activities on offer it’s easy to see why the site is so popular.
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Nature & Wildlife
Part of Aden’s charm is its balance between informal woodland, managed parkland, rhododendron-lined paths, Victorian arboretum, wild flower meadows, and secluded gardens. This varied landscape contributes to Aden’s unique mix of insects and wildlife.
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Walks & Trails
If exercise is your thing then look no further. Not only is there an outdoor gym and orienteering course, there are also a variety of measured walking, cycling and jogging routes for the novice and experienced to enjoy.
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