Pack a rucksack, pull on your boots, and get ready to see some of the most pristine parts of Scotland. From epic dark sky reserves, to mirrored lochs, dappled forests, historic monuments and rugged seaside coasts, there are walks all over the South that offer up treasures at no cost. Discover where you should roam in our magical countryside.

Where to Visit?

For walking expeditions that will take you deep into the heart of our southern wilderness, head for Galloway Forest Park in the west or Tweed Valley Forest Park in the east. If you’re after more of a day trip, we recommend the delightful Pentland Hills.