Birds of Prey in Scotland - Trossachs National Park


Loch Lomond Bird Of Prey Centre For a unique Bird of Prey experience, come along to our visitor centre. Learn about the individual birds, see them close up, feel how soft a barn owl's head feathers are, stand two feet away from a Golden Eagle. Watch the birds training or flying in our aviary compound. No one leaves disappointed. The Centre is located adjacent to the Loch Lomond Shores complex at Balloch. Convenient for the train and bus stations at Balloch.

Address: Loch Lomond Shores, Ben Lomond Way,  Balloch, Alexandria,  Dunbartonshire. G83 8QL.
Telephone : 01389-729239 / 07751-862416

Argaty Red Kite Centre at Doune (Birds of Prey Viewing and Information)

Red Kite - a Scottish bird of prey

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Here on our farm just north of Stirling and south of The Trossachs, we run Central Scotland's only red kite feeding station where visitors can watch these exciting birds and their spectacular flying.

The farm lies on the Braes of Doune in the area of Central Scotland where the RSPB and Scottish Natural Heritage have reintroduced the red kite. It is with their help that we are providing a facility for enjoying the birds in comfort but without the risk of disturbing what is still a fragile popluation.

Food is put out for the kites each day throughout the year. The feeding, by the way, is actually minimal, it just gives the birds a helping hand. Up to thirty or so are attracted to the food depending on the weather and the season.

Watching from our brand new hide you will have the chance to view the spectacle of the kites' flying acrobatics set against the backdrop of our hill fields. Kites tend to feed on the wing and so you will see them swoop down to seize the food in their claws before they soar upwards again, sometimes being challenged by another bird for their haul.

As we are a working farm, booking is appreciated though not always essential. For our guided walks, however, we do need advance booking.

Contact us on 01786 841373, or e-mail us via our booking form at:

Full details including directions, times and admission prices can be found at our web site

We look forward to welcoming you to our farm.










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