Wild Camping in Scotland

Fancy getting off the beaten track? If you don't mind sacrificing the usual day-to-day comforts and conveniences and want to explore areas that very few visit, then wild camping in Scotland is for you. It's a great way to discover remote parts of our stunning landscapes and get close to nature. Plus, the experience definitely comes with a great feeling of adventure!

Wild camping in Glenshee

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A guide to wild camping in Scotland

If you're planning a wild camping trip, be sure to familiarise yourself with our guide to safety outdoors and the Scottish Outdoor Access Code. It's not complicated - basically, campers should follow a policy of "leave-no-trace".

Read our guide to safety outdoors in Scotland

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