Tweed Valley Osprey Project
Things to do in Scottish Borders
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.
Forestry Commission Scotland
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):
Easter Weekend and then
From 6th April to 31st August 2004
Check with Osprey Information Line on 0845 367 3787
Glentress 10am to 5pm
Visitor Centre, refreshments available
Tel: Info line at 0187 608 0404
Glentress Forest is a section of the Tweed Valley Forest Park. Mountain biking centre.
Web link: (where appropriate):
www.visitscottishborders.com - Osprey watch.
Places to stay nearby:
Local towns and villages: