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Be a responsible camper poster (trowel)

Be a responsible camper poster (trowel)

An A4 poster giving basic Scottish Outdoor Access Code information about how to be a responsible camper in Scotland.

Be a responsible camper poster (tent)

Be a responsible camper poster (tent)

An A4 poster giving basic Scottish Outdoor Access Code information about how to be a responsible camper in Scotland.

Front cover of constructed tracks in the Scottish Uplands publication

Constructed tracks in the Scottish Uplands (2nd edition)

Provides best practice guidance on assessing the need for, planning and constructing vehicular tracks in the Scottish uplands. 137 pages. Published 2013.

Signs Guidance for Farmers and other Land Managers

Signs Guidance for Farmers and other Land Managers

This guide provides advice to land managers (farmers, crofters, estate factors, etc) on when, where and how to use appropriate and effective signage in accordance with the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003. The focus is on situations where it's reasonable for land managers to want to put up advisory signs of their own. 27 pages (2006)

Equestrian Access in Scotland: Horse riding, carriage driving and managing land responsibly

A collaborative document by the British Horse Society Scotland, Scottish Rural Property & Business Association and Scottish Natural Heritage looking at equestrian access and the Scottish Outdoor Access Code. 11 pages.

Person riding horse along grassy field margin

Detailed guidance about equestrian access on different types of land use

A collaboration between Scottish Land and Estates, the British Horse Society Scotland and Scottish Natural Heritage, this guidance discusses horses on different types of land including fields of cereal crops and stubble fields, fields of fruit and vegetables and conservation areas. 4 pages.

Public Access and Land Management front cover

Public Access and Land Management

This publication summarises land managers' obligations in relation to public access and promotes a planned approach to help address any issues that arise. 56 pages.

Front page of document

Integrating Access Case Study - Eaglescairnie Mains Farm

A case study at Eaglescairnie Mains Farm where successful development of paths around the farm, now managed under Land Management Contract, links to the village, other woodland and paths.

 

Front page of document

Integrating Access Case Study - Meigle Farm

This case study shows how problems with dogs have been overcome. At the same time, public access opportunities on the farm have been increased and improved through creation of an alternative path avoiding the hay field and creation of longer distance waymarked circular routes.

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Integrating Access Case Study - Bailliefurth Farm

This case study addresses access issues common to many livestock farms by use of simple but effective signs and creation of an alternative path avoiding the steading.

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