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Aviemore Ospreys

Macdonalds Resort High St, Aviemore, Scotland
+44 7735 388808
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Amazing Experience, Highly Recommended

I stumbled across Aviremore Ospreys when looking at photos on Flickr, I googled the website and... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
John R
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Brilliant Photography Facility

Just returned from a short break in Scotland where I spent two morning photography sessions at... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
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Macdonalds Resort High St, Aviemore, Scotland
+44 7735 388808
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stumbled across Aviremore Ospreys when looking at photos on Flickr, I googled the website and instantly wanted to book a morning not just to take photos's but simply watch the ospreys catching fish at such close quarters. I got a morning booked in July...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a short break in Scotland where I spent two morning photography sessions at Aviemore Ospreys. From ease of booking and provision of information from owner Gordon through to excellent guiding by Keith durning the sessions it was a wonderful wildlife experience. It...More

1  Thank Dawesy1
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

This is a super place to visit. The cameras, binoculars and telescopes all provide a great opportunity to view these fantastic birds. At the moment there are two young being fed by the father and looked after by the mother. The staff were extremely knowledgeable,...More

Thank Dons60
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Me and my fiance booked a morning hide here during our Scotland holiday in June. Arrived at around 4.30 to meet Gordon who explained how the morning would work and what to expect. Went into the hide which is set just below ground and in...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 22 June 2015

For a photographer, the chance to see Osprey fish close up is like a dream come true, well at Aviemore Ospreys you can do just that. No big lenses needed, 300mm will do just fine and you could end up with full frame shots. The...More

1  Thank gary f
Reviewed 5 September 2014

There are many sites around Aviemore where Ospreys can be seen. The closest being the Aviemore Trout Farm. Try also driving to Kincraig where Ospreys can often be seen or drive further north to Loch Leven where the ospreys enjoy hanging in the air above...More

4  Thank Ron P
Reviewed 26 August 2014

The views of the ospreys is superb. No need to bring huge magnification binoculars , as 1- these are provided for you !!! 2 - the close circuit cameras projected onto huge screens brings the spectacle right up to you. The staff are extremely knowledgable...More

Thank brianandavril
Reviewed 24 August 2014

An early 4:30am start should not put you off a visit to this hide. Wildlife can't be predicted but this small lake in Aviemore seems to attract the Ospreys in. I spent two mornings there with 5 Osprey's one day and 11 the next morning....More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 22 June 2014

The Centre is a short walk up through a beautiful setting and definitely worth visiting. The Staff are very knowledgeable and friendly and helpful with any questions you may have. On a previoous trip there were 'babies' in the nest - could watch the cameras...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Something that you definitely don't see every day.Well set up with cameras at the nest.This is of course nature so you can not be assured of anything but a lovely place.Stop on the shores of Loch Garten. Also the volunteers are very easy to talk...More

1  Thank drron
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