You are here: Home | Your Countryside Rangers | Your Countryside Rangers

Your Countryside Rangers

About the rangers

ranger collages

The Highland Council's Countryside Rangers constitute the largest local authority Countryside Ranger provision in Scotland.

The Countryside Rangers run many events and guided walks which aim to help raise awareness and encourage appreciation of the scenery, wildlife and heritage of the Highlands. This wide range of events and activities is aimed at local communities and visitors alike. For further details of events in your area, visit the Countryside Rangers events calendar.

The Countryside Rangers also have responsibilities for; the promotion of the Scottish Outdoor Access Code; contributing to the Highland Council's Biodiversity duties; promoting Eco-school status for all schools in the Highland Council area; work with local communities and are involved in the management of a large number of countryside sites throughout the Highland Council Area.