Open

Most of our places are now open. Find a place to visit near you.

See all stories
14 Jan 2021

Wildlife spotter’s guide: Grey Mare’s Tail

A peregrine falcon stands on a mossy ledge at Grey Mare’s Tail, looking directly at the camera. It has a hooked beak with a sharp point, and large yellow feet with sharp talons.
Peregrine falcon at Grey Mare’s Tail | photograph: Richard Clarkson
Grey Mare’s Tail is one of the most spectacular landmarks in southern Scotland. As you venture through this hanging valley, a wealth of wildlife species are revealed.

Click on the pictures below for a little more information on some of the species you may be lucky enough to see on your visit.