19 Feb 2020

Lack of snow forces closure of Cairngorms sled-dog centre

Chief Correspondent

It’s a tradition going back centuries, and associated with the coldest places on earth, but a changing climate means dog sledding is sliding into history in this country.

When the winter ends, the Cairngorm Sleddog Centre will close its doors after nearly two decades – and the huskies will have no work.

Our Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson has been to the Scottish Highlands to see the end of an era.