Evening light on the sand dunes at Sands of Forvie NNR, Aberdeenshire. ©Lorne Gill/SNH. For information on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or nature.scot

Scotland's National Nature Reserves

Our reserves are truly inspiring places and they're open to everyone to visit and enjoy. Welcome back to Scotland's great outdoors!


We are asking that you plan ahead before making a trip and follow the latest physical distancing advice when you arrive.

Explore all of Scotland's other NNR's on the Scotland’s National Nature Reserves website

If you have questions about what you can and cannot do on reserves have a look at our 'Visitor questions' page.