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Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre

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Address: Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
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+44 1389 729239
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre is located in the natural woodland. With...

Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre is located in the natural woodland. With purpose built housings, it is an ideal setting for nearly 40 Birds of Prey & Owls. The centre is home to over 20 Owls, representing every native species as well as unique or unusual species from other parts of the world. See "Orla", the magnificent Golden Eagle. And learn of our successes in rehabilitation of wild Birds of Prey & Owls in conjunction with the Scottish SPCA. An educational day out for all ages, and a chance to relax in wonderful surroundings.

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Great Afternoon Out

Visited this place this afternoon and what a find! Spent over 2 hours with my two sisters taking in all 38 species of birds of prey. The afternoon was helped by the knowledge of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place this afternoon and what a find! Spent over 2 hours with my two sisters taking in all 38 species of birds of prey. The afternoon was helped by the knowledge of Stewart and (I think) Alan (apologies if this name is wrong). They are clearly passionate about the work they do and it shows in the bond... More 

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Sunderland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a first visit to this bird of prey centre and it certainly ticked all the boxes. We wandered around ...three adult sisters on a break in Loch Lomond, it's a place for all ages....and from the start it is quite obvious how well the birds are kept and in a great environment. All of the birds have names,... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was made by the staff who were incredibly knowledgable and made every effort to provide lots of information. They also clearly knew the birds well and the birds all responded to him which was brilliant to watch. Sadly no flying at the moment due to Bird Flu but I would still recommend visiting to support this worthwhile centre. £8... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't really feel this attraction was value for money. Advised by the gentleman running the place that all the birds were caged due to safety restrictions in place due to an outbreak of bird flu - which I completely appreciate. However, having paid full price and then taking a walk around, I began to feel short changed. Particularly when you... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The birds of prey center has different types of mostly eagle's and owls and you are able to get up close to them. I am unsure how I feel about this place though. My wee one found it interesting to see all the different types of birds but part of me feels it is like a prison for the birds.... More 

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Ardrossan, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The birds were beautiful and all different kinds but £18 for me and my partner to get in was a bit steep as most the owl were at the back of there hut sleeping! It is good to go round and see them but for £18 I thought it would of lasted more than 15 minutes

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

The centre is for the young and old.The birds are amazing The staff are experts and will keep you well informed about the birds and their habits.I have visited it several times .Each time is different.The area has lovely scenery and a excellent day out.

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

As always it was amazing to see all the birds in such wonderful condition, everywhere is spotlessly clean and a joy to walk around. Stewart and his team do a marvellous job and it is uplifting to see how much they care for each bird. The centre is a must if you're in the area and is a great part... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend booked the meet the Owls experience for us both on a recent trip to Loch Lomond. I am a huge lover of owls and as this was a surprise it was honestly one of the best things I've done, we got to walk round the centre finding out about all the birds before taking part in a handling... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Went with my partner,wonderful gorgeous birds of prey,all sorts,small but cute and the birds are so captivating to look at.would recommend if your into your birds,the staff give u lots of info very friendly.

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