SOAC gives no right of access to land.

SOAC gives no right of access to land.

There’s an increasing trend where people tell you that you have a right of access to land under the Scottish Outdoor Access Code (SOAC), but it’s not true and never has been.  Contrary to what you may read in the press, social media and on some signs, the SOAC...
Petition to Reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road

Petition to Reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road

Working with Ramblers Scotland, Cockburn Association, Edinburgh Geological Society and Mountaineering Scotland, we have launched an urgent petition calling on Historic Environment Scotland (HES) to reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road, following a packed public meeting on...
The Radical Road – Past, Present, Future?

The Radical Road – Past, Present, Future?

PUBLIC MEETING. The Radical Road in Edinburgh’s Holyrood Park has been a much-loved walking route since 1822. In 2018, Historic Environment Scotland closed the route due to fears of rockfall. This public event will explore the history and use of the Radical Road, and...
Are you coming to our AGM?

Are you coming to our AGM?

As the nights draw in, it’s time for the ScotWays AGM and this year we’re going back to Glasgow. Saturday 18 November 2022 from 13:45The Merchants’ House of Glasgow, 7 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 1BA The AGM will be in a hybrid format allowing you to...
Heritage Path for October 2023: Glen Tilt

Heritage Path for October 2023: Glen Tilt

Heritage Path of the month Glen Tilt is our Heritage Path of the month for October 2023, click here to view the details More about Glen Tilt For those who walk in from Braemar to the Linn of Dee, the public road could be taken, but our surveyor recommends that instead...