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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.

Enjoy Scotland's Outdoors (A4 version)

This leaflet gives a short general summary of the Scottish Outdoor Access Code.

Using Inland Water Responsibly - Guidance for all water users - Front cover image

Using Inland Water Responsibly - Guidance for all water users

This Guidance, endorsed by many of the leading sports organisations, is intended to assist all water users to share inland water in Scotland in such a way that the interests of all are considered and respected.

Front page image of part 2

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 2 Access rights

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 2 Access rights

Image of first page of Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 3 Exercising access rights responsibly

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 3 Exercising access rights responsibly

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 3 Exercising access rights responsibly.

Image of first page of Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 5 Practical guide

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 5 Practical guide

Scottish Outdoor Access Code - Part 5 Practical guide.

Commercial access to the outdoors in Scotland - Guidance on local management

Commercial access to the outdoors in Scotland - Guidance on local management

A wide range of commercial outdoor activities take place under Scottish access rights. Find out more about how to manage these activities in this guidance note which also includes case studies and sources of further information.

Enjoy Scotland's Outdoors (poster version)

This leaflet gives a short general summary of the Scottish Outdoor Access Code, with an A3 size poster on the inside pages. The poster gives key information on the following topics:

Outdoor events in Scotland - Guidance for organisers and land managers - June 2017

Outdoor events in Scotland - Guidance for organisers and land managers - June 2017

Organised events are an important part of Scotland's outdoor life, encouraging people to enjoy the natural environment and helping to support good causes. Careful planning and management, including effective communication with all relevant interests, is very important to maximise the benefits of such events and minimise any adverse effects.