Places to see birds


The area is particular good in Spring and early Summer. The reservoirs and moorland offer the opportunity to see upland breeding birds. Species include ring ouzel, cuckoo, chats, red grouse, peregrine falcon and breeding waders such as curlew and common sandpiper.

Accessible by bus to Biggar from St. Andrews Sq. bus station. Alight at Flotterstone. (Alternatively walk over moors from Threipmuir.