Ramblers Scotland and the Mountaineering Council of Scotland (MCofS) are urging the public to oppose the ban on wild camping proposed for large areas of the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
A project which brings together Scotland’s two National Park Authorities to address the serious threat of man-made erosion to paths . . .
June 2nd 2015
The Mountain Bothies Association (MBA) has been honoured with the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.
June 1st 2015
May 28th 2015
Booking is now open for the wide variety of events being put on as part of this year’s Moray Walking Festival.
May 25th 2015
The campaign to ensure adequate regulation of new tracks bulldozed across upland areas is appealing for walkers to photograph new hill tracks that they come across.
May 23rd 2015
Writers with a taste for the high life are being sought by the Mountaineering Council of Scotland for its long running literary competition.
The Mountaineering Council of Scotland is urging caution to the thousands of hillwalkers planning to climb Ben Nevis this Bank Holiday weekend and in coming weeks.
The John Muir Trust has launched a campaign to save Wild Land Area 34 in Sutherland, which has been targeted by three separate energy companies for large scale onshore wind farms.
May 20th 2015
The MCofS has places available on its navigation courses at Contin near Inverness over the weekend of 13 and 14 June.
May 20th 2015
The Ordnance Survey is set to shake-up the mapping world by giving away digital map downloads and software with its paper maps.
May 18th 2015
A photography project with a difference was launched during the weekend at the Cairngorms Nature Festival and walkers are being asked to help.