Newt in the water

Connecting People and Nature in Scotland  

These are part of what makes Scotland special and are among the country's greatest assets.

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Avoid the crowds

Welcome back to Scotland's great outdoors!

We may be busier this summer. Avoid the crowds - if it looks too busy, it is too busy. Please take all of your litter away with you. Follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code.

Find out more about access to the outdoors.

Make Space for Nature in your life

There are simple things we can do to help nature and ensure Scotland continues to have a nature-rich future. Helping nature can also help you - a recent survey found nature to be a stress reliever during lockdown.

Top tips to make space for nature this summer.