Redwings Mountains

Set in 220 acres of beautiful paddocks and woodland our Scottish centre provides a place of sanctuary to 90 horses, ponies and donkeys, as well as bountiful wildlife including red squirrels and mountain birds.

The visitor centre has reopened on a limited basis.

We are offering the opportunity for supporters to book private visits on Fridays and Mondays. To enquire about a visit to Redwings Mountains on these days, please email

If you would like to organise a visit on behalf of a school or youth group, please email so we can discuss your needs.

Entry remains free but we'd love visitors to consider making a donation towards the care of our rescued residents.

During your visit to Redwings Mountains we will ask you to adhere to the following measures: 

  • Please keep to a one-way route around the centre to help everyone maintain social distancing.
  • Hand sanitiser stations will be available across the site.
  • There will be access to our gift shop (in accordance with Government guidance at the time) and we will be selling drinks and pre-packaged snacks to takeaway.
  • Please wear face coverings in indoor areas.

To help you get the most out of your day with us, click here to download a free guide to visiting Redwings Mountains.

And if you've enjoyed your time at Redwings Mountains, don't forget to leave a review on our Tripadvisor page!

Opening times                                                                                                              

We will be offering private visits on Fridays and Mondays, by appointment only. To enquire about a visit, please email

How to find us
Redwings Mountains is situated off the B957, approximately 12 miles from Forfar. Postcode: DD8 3SQ.

Gift shop
All proceeds go towards funding the work of the Sanctuary. That means every time you also buy something to eat, you are helping to keep our horses and donkeys fed too! 


Disabled parking
Disabled toilets
Free parking
Dogs on leads welcome
Gift shop

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Visitor helpline

If you have a question or special requirement for your visit to one of our centres, please telephone our visitor helpline on 0870 040 0033

Group bookings

We welcome group visits to our centres! Click here to find out more. We also offer tailored educational visits. See our teachers section to find out more.