Admission Fees:
Adults £8.50
Children £5.70
Children Under 3 Free
Concessions £6.70
Family 2+2 £26.00
Family 2+3 £31.00

Group Rates Available- contact 01337 810391 for details.

ACTIVITIES

At The Scottish Deer Centre you will find daily tours and feeding events which are detailed on this page. All the activities listed here are for your enjoyment and are included in your entry fee with the exception of our trailer rides which are £1.00 per person.

We aim to fill your day with Educational Ranger contact and visual displays where possible whilst also allowing you time to explore the park. All our Ranger activities are aimed towards conservation and are suitable for all age groups. Please visit our "Education Strategy" for further details.

  1. Guided Tour - An introduction to Deer species from around the world and the diversity of challenges they face. (11am)
  2. Nose 2 Nose - 15 minutes in with a hand reared deer covering adaptations to life in the wild of Scotland. This activity also covers antler growth and development. (1pm)
  3. Birds of Prey - 3 demonstrations daily looking into this long existing practice and explaining the relationship of hunting with raptors in medieval times.(1st Sept- End Mar 1:30 , 1st Apr - End Aug 12, 2 & 4 pm)
  4. Otter Feeding - Introduction to the biology and habitat needs of the Otter. (1st Sept- End Mar 2:15 , 1st Apr - End Aug 1:45 pm)
  5. Carnivore Feed Walk and Talk - starting with the Wolves we explain the impacts on the food chain and habitats since the loss of this top predator. Next the Wildcats plight within Scotland is explained and the conservation efforts being made. We finish at the Red Fox describing its tenacity despite persecution and the relations it shares with very young deer. 3pm daily.
  6. Trailer Rides - A trip around the world and taking in our rarest Deer species promoting their conservation. Available only in July and August. (£1.50/person and weather/conditions permitting).
  7. Indoor Play Area - For when things get a little wet outside.
  8. Adventure Playground - A vast play area with a Sand Pit and Climbing Frame. Zip Slide and Static Slide.
  9. Kart Track - A new track with pedal karts, situated across from the otter enclosure
  10. Treetop Walk - Take a walk through Witches Wood with a birds eye view and keep an eye open for our native wild Red Squirrels and other species.
  11. Woodland Walks. - If its too hot in the sun. Take a short stroll through Witches Wood and Wolf Wood under the green canopy of our native trees.

Please see our park page for times of events.

Various Activities

FACILITIES
  • Free coach, car and disabled parking.
  • Toilets and baby changing facilities.
  • Picnic areas, inside and outside
  • Handwash stations throught park
  • Disabled access.
  • First Aid point
  • Refreshment kiosk (Summer season only)
Facilities