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Wild West - wildlife safari and Scenic tours

9 MacKay Crescent, Caol, Fort William, PH33 7JB

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Wild West - wildlife safari and Scenic tours

Wild West - Wildlife safaris and scenic tours in wild places
Wild West offer a selection of wildlife safaris and Scenic tours based in the Lochaber area. See Scotland's " Big Five", Photograph red deer or discover the landscapes and legends of the Scottish highlands.  The following is a selection of safaris and scenic tours available with Wild West 
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The Big Five
Scotland’s big five of golden eagle, red deer, red squirrel, otter and harbour seal can all be found within 25 miles of Fort William and on this safari, it’s possible to see them all on the same day. 
The trip runs every Wednesday and includes a 2 hour cruise on Loch Shiel, taking you into the heart of some of Scotland’s wildest country. Cruises/boat trips can be included in full day safaris on other days, by request.

Cost:
 Adults £94.00, Child £57.00

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Photo safaris
Wild West guide Ian MacLeod is an experienced semi professional photographer. Red deer photo safaris are a speciality with groups of deer gathering close to the roads in quiet glens over the winter, with spectacular backdrops. Safaris to photograph other species or landscapes can also be arranged.  All photo safaris are offered on a private basis.

Cost: £175.00 for a four hour trip, up to 6 people depending on subject. Find out more...

The Wee Safari
For those just looking for a taster in wildlife watching close to their base Wild West offer scheduled safaris on Monday and Thursday afternoons and Lochaber. We find red deer and seals on most trips and regularly spot otters Trips last 3.5 - 4 hours

Cost: Adult £39.00, under 16 £24.00

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Deer rut
From late September until the end of October one of the highlights of the wildlife calendar, the red deer rut takes place. During this period the stags compete to mate with groups of hinds in a testosterone charged spectacle. Rut safaris are available daily throughout this period with the option of a dawn trip to catch the best of the action.

Cost: Adult £39.00, under 16 £24.00 

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Landscapes and Legends

Wild West offer a selection of Scenic and historical tours throughout the Lochaber region, starting from Fort William. Stand in the remains of an ancient volcano, hear tales of terrible massacres, follow int he footsteps of the stars or simply listen to the silence. For more details of these trips and to book, visit Wild West' Landscapes and legends. 
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  •   Watch the sea eagles soar
  •   See the red deer rut
  •   Red deer photo safaris
  •   look for Scotland's "Big Five"
  •   Enjoy spectacular scenery
  •   Visit Glencoe and Glen Nevis
  •   See Ben Nevis
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