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Mucky Boots

Type of provision: Nurseries

Address: Maryculter Scout Hut, Kirkton of Maryculter, Maryculter, ABERDEEN, Aberdeenshire AB12 5GZ
Contact details: 07939 547 016
olivia@muckyboots.org
http://www.muckyboots.org
Age ranges: 3 years to 7 years
Number of vacancies:  
Immediate vacancies: Yes
Vacancy details: Registered to care for children aged 3-7.

Offers funded places, for more information on how to access funded places see aberdeenshire.gov.uk or contact afis@aberdeenshire.gov.uk with any queries.

For more information on current vacancies contact the provider.
Cost:  
Cost details: Offers funded places for 3-5 year olds, for more information see aberdeenshire.gov.uk or contact afis@aberdeenshire.gov.uk with any queries.

For information on costs for non-funded places and any additional costs (e.g. for meals/snacks) contact the provider.
Funded Early Learning & Childcare places for 3 & 4 year olds: Yes
Funded Early Learning & Childcare places for 2 year olds: No
School pickup:  
School pickup list:  
School pickup details:  
Religious/cultural provision: Yes
Religious/cultural details: Please discuss specific requirements with the provider.
Additional support needs: Yes
Additional support needs details: Please discuss specific requirements with the provider.
Additional support needs experience:  
Special diet: Yes
Special diet details: Please discuss specific requirements with the provider.
Wheelchair access: No
Wheelchair access details: As most of the time spent at Mucky Boots is spent outdoors within Maryculter woods it may not be suitable for children who use a wheelchair or who may suffer with other physical disabilities.

Please discuss specific requirements with the provider.
Opening times: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 8:30-16:30

Morning and Afternoon session available on the Thursday: 8:30-13:00 and 13:00-16:30

Holiday club is also offered three times a year for both kindergarten and primary children.

For more information contact the provider.
Availability: Part Time ; School Holidays ; Term Time
Facilities: Meals/ Snacks ; Outdoor Play Area/ Equipment ; Quiet Area/ Room ; Sleeping Area ; Visits and Outings
Exempt from Registration: No

Copies of Inspection reports and grades achieved by registered childcare services are available from the Care Inspectorate website
Other information: Mucky Boots offers a nurturing, child-led, learning environment for children age 3 to 7 in Maryculter Woods, Aberdeenshire.


We are based in a large woodland with a stream, native trees, bogs and all the wonder that this brings. We spend more than 80% of the day outside year round, providing children with a real understanding of the natural world.



We are a non-profit social enterprise dedicated to expanding outdoor play-based learning opportunities across Aberdeen city and shire. We also work with schools and offer training.
Last Updated date: 30-07-2019
Information provided by: Aberdeenshire Family Information Service, 0800 298 3330