Fire crews were called to a wildfire at Clochandighter woods.
The incident was reported to the fire service at 2.30pm and crews are still in attendance.
A fire spokeswoman said: “We are currently in attendance at Clochandighter woods, just outside of Aberdeen.
“We have three appliances and a specialist all-terrain vehicle there.”
The flames are covering a 256ft by 328ft area.
It is unknown how the forest fire started.
More to follow.