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The Tawny Owl Photography Hide is situated alongside our Sparrowhawk hide, and boast to amazing species in one action packed session
There is to be no messing about with the set-up in anyway.
Disturbance must be kept to a minimum.
Do not wander in and out of the hide unless completly neccessary
No gaps in the netting making yourself visible in any way from outside.
No sudden lens movements
Noise to be kept to a minimum
Please take all your mess home
When the Owl visits please wait until he starts feeding before any shots are fired
The site is covered by CCTV with audio.
Anyone found to be flouting the rules will not be welcome back to any hides run by Scottish Photography Hides.
Beside the War Memorial at, Ringford, DG7 2AL
Monday-Sunday: TBC depending on the time of year
It can get a bit chilly at this site in the colder months of the year so warm clothing is advisable.
The walk to the spot is less than 100 yards, with a slight incline.
PLEASE NOTE: You will be expected to be in the hide for atleast 4 hours from the point the hide manager leaves to maximise your chances however there is no obligation on the time you spend in the hide and its entirely up to you how long you give it. Just dont complain if you have a no show if you do go early.
Toilets are available on site.
Available: All year
Max Participants: 10 Persons
Plates are in the this hide so a gimble heads can be used. There is also a sturdy shelf ideal for beanbags and tripods can also be used if prefered
Meeting Point & Time
TBC depending on the time of year Beside the War Memorial at, Ringford, DG7 2AL
It is important that clients are there sharp as the hide manager only has a 30 minute window and if you are late you may loose your day. It would also be appreciated if you could be suited and booted and have all required kit ready prior to the meeting. Thanks in advance.
From the start time we advise you prepare yourself for a minimum of 4 hours from darkness falling.
Because of our schedule we cannot meet any later than the time stated
It is our policy not to give out our number as in the past it caused to much hassle as we were receiving calls all day and night. We were forced to make the decision to only deal with emails, Facebook messenger or Instagram messages.
No, you are greeted at the meeting point then are told to follow the site manager to the hide where you park up. The hide is only a short walk from here.
NO, All bait is supplied by Scottish Photography hides.
If you would like a hide to yourself the number of seats in that particular hide must be paid for.
Only if no other clients are using the hide that day.
Unfortunately no, We do our best to attract them regularly and have a high hit rate. Of course there will be days a no show occurs, but we are dealing with wildlife here so you must understand this can happen.
If the cancelation occurs within one month of the hide date you will unfortunately lose your day altogether. If it is over a month away you will be able to choose another date that must be taken within a 12 month period of the cancelation. With covid being a factor in recent