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Forsinard Reserve (RSPB)

Forsinard

This is the place to experience the 'Flow Country' of Caithness and Sutherland. A vast expanse of peat bog with a mosaic of small pools and lochans, the area is internationally important for its wildlife. Breeding birds include golden plovers, dunlins, merlins and hen harriers.The visitor centre at Forsinard railway station provides a good introduction to the reserve with CCTV cameras guaranteeing close-up views of wildlife. A mile long trail allows access out among the bog pools. Guided walks programme.

Opening Times

Reserve open at all times. Visitor centre open daily 9am – 6pm, Easter to October

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Contact

Forsinard Reserve (RSPB)

Forsinard
Sutherland
KW13 6YT
Phone: 01641 571 225
Email: forsinard@rspb.org.uk
Website: http://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/...
© Dorothy Carse

Directions

On the A897 26 miles north of Helmsdale

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