Pine Marten hide, Perth, Scotland
This report adds a yes vote to a previous John Wright report that says a hide near Perth, Scotland, is fabulous for Euro Pine Marten.
This a private site, run by Bob Smith. He charges a fee for access – well worth it. I had missed this species at a “for sure” site near Fort William. Bob’s hide overlooks an artificial pond and is a great for photography; you do not need a mega lens, that’s for sure. His email is
and he is based in Blairgowrie, 45 minutes from Perth.
If you want to see / photograph a marten, this is a good way to do it.
Charles Hood, Palmdale, CA