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The Osprey, Scottish Borders
The Osprey

Tweed Valley Osprey Project

Things to do in Scottish Borders
in Scotland

Description:
This gives the opportunity to watch live TV coverage of the return of the osprey to the Scottish Borders. The pictures are beamed to two visitor centres - at Glentress Forest Visitor Centre and Kailzie Gardens Visitor Centre.

Ownership:
Forestry Commission Scotland

Situation
– OS ref: Glentress – NT 284398
– OS ref: Kailzie Gardens – NT 281385

How to get there:
By car: Glentress – 2 miles east of Peebles on the A72. Signposted.
Kailzie – 2 miles east of Peebles on the B7062.

By public transport: Glentress - Regular bus service – Peebles to Walkerburn, Innerleithen and Galashiels passes the road end.

Seasonal opening details (2009):
Daily
Easter Weekend and then
From 6th April to 31st August 2004
Check with Osprey Information Line on 0845 367 3787

Opening Hours:
Glentress 10am to 5pm

Facilities:
Visitor Centre, refreshments available

Admission:

Contact:
Tel: Info line at 0187 608 0404

Attached attractions:
Glentress Forest is a section of the Tweed Valley Forest Park. Mountain biking centre.

Additional Information

Web link: (where appropriate):
www.visitscottishborders.com - ‘Osprey watch’.

Places to stay nearby:
Peebles

Local towns and villages:
Peebles


Tweed Valley Osprey Project,