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Wildlife Watching

Activities Outdoor

Queen Elizabeth Forest Park is home to some fascinating wildlife.  Spot red squirrel, badgers, hedgehogs, bats, red and roe deer to name a few.

If you are a bird of prey enthusiast visit David Marshall Lodge, Forestry Commission Scotland's visitor centre at Queen Elizabeth Forest Park.  Here you will be able to watch families of ospreys, buzzards, kestrels and blue tits on both live and recorded CCTV footage.  The Bird of Prey Trail will take you on a 40km tour of the Trossachs where you can spot sparrowhawk, hen harriers, red kite and more.

Queen Elizabeth Forest Park offers you the experience of mountains, moorlands, forests, woodlands and lochs through a number of routes.  Loch Ard Forest and Achray Forest make up part of the Forest Park and are ideal for exploring this area.

  • Location Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa
  • Date range Year round

Where you can stay

Hotel in Aberfoyle

Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa 4 Stars

Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel and Spa is a luxuryt four-star hotel with one of the finest views in the country. Located in the Trossachs, the hotel is the perfect escape from city life. Popular also for exclusive use weddings, events and conferences; we boast superb hotel and private lodge accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms, breathtaking gardens and a luxurious spa with swimming pool.

  • Traditional Highland charm
  • Majestic views of Loch Ard
  • Onsite activity centre and seasonal kids club
  • 55 luxurious bedrooms
  • 65 self-catering lodges
  • Spa & Vital Health centre
  • Meeting and conference facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Traditional Highland charm

from £81.00 per room per stay

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