Home to some of Scotland’s most renowned species from the Golden Eagle to the Red Squirrel, and with the combination of landscape and climate giving a unique quality of light, Glen Tanar is a wildlife photographer’s paradise.
To help visitors watch and photograph some of the species that can be found here, there are several hides at various locations throughout the estate. These are positioned to make the most of available light and surrounding views. Visitors should be prepared to spend several hours inside a hide.
The prevalence of individual bird species changes each year, and the chance of seeing them depends on breeding success and nest locations. During the months indicated, you are likely to see the following birds on a visit to Glen Tanar.
We're currently reviewing our Wildlife Photography Opportunities for 2019.
Upland Bird Table
NEW FOR 2019 - Available from 6 to 24 May
Our upland bird table which last year attracted ring ouzels, pipits, wheatears and sand pipers amongst others will be available Monday to Friday for afternoon sessions only in our one person hide.
Price: £80 per afternoon session.
SOLD OUT FOR 2019
A true Scottish icon, the Golden Eagle is huge, powerful and graceful, and makes a very special wildlife spectacle. Glen Tanar boasts the only publicly available, photograph-able nest in the UK, offering wildlife watchers and photographers an unrivalled opportunity to get up close and personal with this fabulous bird of prey.
Price: £350 per person, per evening session.
All trips must be booked and paid for in advance via the Estate Office. *All prices are inclusive of VAT*
Or call us on +44 (0)13398 86451 for more information and booking requests.