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Redwings Mountains

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Lovely place for 2-4 hour visit......

We visited on a warm but grey day with our 1 year old daughter. Staff were very friendly, helpful... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Lbdubstar
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Worth a regular visit

We popped down as we keep our caravan nearby- appealed as its free and has somewhere to walk and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Stephanie T
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Set in 220 acres of beautiful woodlands and paddocks, Redwings Mountains provides a place of sanctuary to 90 rescued horses, ponies, donkeys and mules. You can enjoy meeting super-cute donkey Minnie and her son Mouse and handsome cob Gibson - not...more
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| Milton of Ogil, Glenogil, Forfar DD8 3SQ, Scotland
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+44 870 040 0033
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We visited on a warm but grey day with our 1 year old daughter. Staff were very friendly, helpful & informative. Looks like lots of mileage/walking to do from the map that staff give you, but actually it’s really reasonable & manageable. We used a...More

Thank Lbdubstar
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hi Lbdubstar, thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate your feedback and hope you'll be able to come and see us again soon :-)

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We popped down as we keep our caravan nearby- appealed as its free and has somewhere to walk and get a coffee and cake...not to mention the animals! Didn’t disappoint- staff are so welcoming and lovely and the animals are all so happy and content....More

1  Thank Stephanie T
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

What a lovely review Stephanie T - thank you so much! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we (and Laddie!) look forward to seeing you and your own four-legged friend again soon :-)

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon here! Cuddling the wonderful rescue horses and seeing the donkeys! Such a lovely place for horses to retire, plenty of space, high quality shelters and lots of company. Was also impressed by how clean it was! Such a stunning place, can...More

Thank Bexyates1980
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review Bexyates1980! <3 We hope you'll be able to come back for some more cuddles with our rescued horses and donkeys soon x

Reviewed 23 October 2017

A wonderful place for anyone who loves horses and donkeys enjoying the freedom and care by Redwings team who specialise in rescuing these wonderful animals

Thank micky46464
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words micky46464! We hope you can visit again soon x

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

What a Beautifully peaceful place. So lovely to see the horses and donkeys being looked after as they deserve in such a wonderful place of well kept fields and stables. Lots of walking routes to see the horses and wildlife . All staff very friendly...More

Thank Helen P
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you so much for visiting us Helen and for your lovely review! And thank you also for adopting our handsome Gibson. Your support is really appreciated and we hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 12 August 2017

One of my children just LOVES horses, so much so we, as regularly as we can, make the 2-3 hour car journey to visit Redwings Mountains (formerly Mountains Animal Sanctuary) and see the resident horses, donkeys, mules and sheep, as well as red squirrels, various...More

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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review HbfC! Your continued support (and long car journeys!) are really appreciated :-) We're so pleased you enjoy your visits with us and hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 22 July 2017

I took my 13 year old daughter to Redwings this afternoon as part of her work towards a Guides badge and had a fantastic trip. The staff were so friendly and welcoming, from the delightful lady on reception to those who we met feeding the...More

Thank Juniperbank
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Aw, thank you Juniperbank! We're delighted you had such a great visit and our staff will be thrilled with your feedback. Thank you also for sponsoring one of our horses. We hope to welcome you and your daughter again soon x

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

What a great day! I received a lovely warm welcome by the staff as I entered, was supplied with great information and a map to find my way round. There's a real community feel here, with a very clear passion and love for the animals...More

Thank Samantha M
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you Samantha for taking the time to write such a lovely review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your day with us. Thank you for your donation too and we hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 3 July 2017

First visit here, definitely not the last, and we took our four year old grandson, who was totally enchanted by it all, especially the donkeys! In a beautiful location, very well-kept, lovely to wander around, and most of the animals are only too happy to...More

Thank Jay99
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Aw, what a lovely review! Thank you Jay99. Our team will be thrilled to hear your kind feedback and we hope you and your grandson will pay us another visit soon x

Reviewed 3 July 2017

terrible experience. will not be coming back again. some of the staff were very unfriendly, and there was not much to do. even though it was free, they could have at least provide something more fun for ones that adore horses.More

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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hi gertrudej0nes, we're very sorry that your visit did not meet your expectations. We offer a schedule of family activities during school holidays (such as tours, talks and meets 'n' greets with some of our residents), but our rescued horses and donkeys live naturally out...More

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Response from Redwings H | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we are open Sunday (New Year's day) and bank holiday Monday from 10am to 4pm - we are closed Tues, Weds and Thursdays but open again next Friday. We look forward to seeing you!
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