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Address: Fort William PH33 7JB, Scotland
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Wild West offer a selection of wildlife experiences and bespoke trips in...

Wild West offer a selection of wildlife experiences and bespoke trips in the highlands of Scotland.

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Wild West safari

We booked the tour at short notice and Ian managed to fit us in. He is incredibly welcoming and knowledgable. He shares his knowledge in a very friendly manner and knows exactly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Clare B
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the tour at short notice and Ian managed to fit us in. He is incredibly welcoming and knowledgable. He shares his knowledge in a very friendly manner and knows exactly where to find the different animals and birds. His relaxed and professional style shares his natural history and local knowledge. The cup of coffee and shortbread were much... More 

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Clare. I'm delighted to know you enjoyed your trip and hope to see you back again sometime. More 

London
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great experience. While the animals were fantastic, it was also great to get off the beaten path and see from real back country, and learn about the area from Ian. Ian was extremely friendly, professional and great with our children. He gave up tips about other places to go as well as where to see more animals.... More 

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Stirling, Scotland
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32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2017

After researching other providers of wildlife trips chose Wild West as wanted more than just sightings and ticking lists. Ian certainly provided a day to remember from start to finish not only taking us to the locations where the different species could be found but gave so much information about the ecology, geology and history of the area. Just what... More 

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

As a keen amateur photographer and wildlife enthusiast this tour was made for me. Customised trip, early start, tonnes of action and tales of local history during our drive through the Glens. Ian was fantastic, couldnt recommend someone more highly. One of the photos I took that day made it onto my bedroom wall (below)

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing time on this deer safari , saw five stags all in a row looking down at us - really majestic . Trip was worth it just for the scenery alone . Ian was so knowledgeable too . Well worth it and I'd like to come back and do another trip

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Calne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Went on our tour at the end of October, Ian was a great guide and it was a beautiful morning, the drive up the glen and scenery were incredible. He gave us a real insight in to the rut and many other animals. We saw plenty of deer and roaring and would definately do the trip again.

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant tour. Ian is fantastic - really welcoming, accommodating, and knowledgable. We went on the tour with our 16 month old son and had a fantastic time this afternoon - saw stags, does, highland cattle 😀.

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Went on morning deer safari with Ian, who is a superb tour guide, with a wealth of knowledge which he shares so readily. Saw lots of deer, heard their roaring and was in awe at the beautiful scenery. We stopped at many places for photo opportunities and Ian suggested many other places to visit. I highly recommend Wild West Safaris... More 

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Another fantastic day with Ian. This is our second trip out with him and didn't disappoint. Ian has a great knowledge of the area and the wildlife. We got some really good pictures and it was great to hear the stags roaring. It's good that you don't have to go far from the minibus so it really is accessible for... More 

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Had a great trip with Ian on the morning Deer rut trip. Great scenery and many views of Stags and Hinds. Ian was full of knowledge and made for a very interesting trip.

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ianmacl, Owner at Wild West, responded to this review

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