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Great city walks

Great city walks

20 February 2015

You don’t always need to venture out into the hills to find a great walk - some of the best walks in Britain are hidden in and around our great cities.

Corrour sign for Walkers

Land Reform Bill consultation response

10 February 2015

Ramblers Scotland has submitted a response to the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Land Reform Bill.

Ramblers call for public rights of access to be established over Scotlands level crossings

09 February 2015

10th anniversary of Scotland’s right to roam gives opportunity for Scottish Parliament to resolve long-running conflict

Brases of Doune

Ramblers call for tougher wind farm scrutiny

09 February 2015

Ramblers Scotland has joined 5 other organisations in signing a joint letter calling on the Scottish Government to improve its approach to assessing planning applications relating to wind farm developments. developments. In each case the government is perceived to have disregarded the submissions made by its own advisors and statutory consultees, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH).

Landscapes for Everyone launch

20 January 2015

We're raising the profile of landscapes in the run-up to the general election.

We're going mobile

15 January 2015

The times they are a-changing. And we need to keep up. So, over the next few weeks you’ll notice some improvements to our website.

MCofS and Ramblers Scotland response to Loch Lomond camping byelaws consultation

12 January 2015

Scotland’s rambling and mountaineering organisations today joined forces to express serious concerns over the recent consultation by Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park Authority on proposed byelaws to ban camping from large areas of low ground within the park.

Inspiring routes for 2015

Ten inspiring routes for 2015

08 January 2015

If you’ve got a new year resolution to do more exercise, burn off the festive indulgence, or just enjoy the outdoors more, these walks are bound to inspire you.

Scottish walkers asked to help shape the future of walking

18 December 2014

From dog-walkers or people who commute to work on foot, to regular Munro-baggers and hardy hikers, Ramblers Scotland is calling on all regular walkers to have their say about the great outdoors and help shape a new 10-year vision for walking in Scotland.

Scottish Gathering 2010

Scottish Gathering 2016

17 December 2014

Scottish Gathering to be postponed till 2016 in order to refresh the format