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The Osprey, Scottish Borders
The Osprey

Tweed Valley Osprey Project

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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

Opening Hours:
Glentress 10am to 5pm

Visitor Centre, refreshments available


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): - ‘Osprey watch’.

Places to stay nearby:

Local towns and villages:

Tweed Valley Osprey Project,