01 Oct Much loved path given a new lease of life

John Swinney MSP views Beinn a’Ghlo path following extensive repairs. For long enough, travellers on the A9 heading between Perth and Inverness will have noticed the obvious erosive mountain scar on Beinn a’Ghlo in the Cairngorms National Park. But not any more! Overseen by the…

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08 Jul TMTP Volunteers – Simply The Best!

Last week saw us achieve an important milestone for our flagship project, The Mountains and The People.   We reached our project target of 1200 volunteer person days – still with nearly a year to go before the end of the project.  Well done to all in…

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15 Jan Fantastic Lochnagar!

These pics were taken 14th January on Lochnagar – what a view!  Huge thankyou to Chris Saunders from Weston-Super-Mare who took the pics whilst on his three day hiking trip. Cac carn Beag looking south towards Cac carn Mor Cac carn Mor looking SW

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08 Nov Enchanted Forest donate £5000

Ian Moffett (Chair) and Lisa Barnard (Business Manager) from OATS receiving the generous donation from The Enchanted Forest recently. As one of the official charity partners for 2018, OATS is delighted to receive a donation of £5000 from The Enchanted Forest, Perthshire’s multi award-winning sound and…

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01 Nov Mountain Experience Survey

The team at our flagship The Mountains & The People project have been working to repair and improve mountain paths across Scotland’s National Parks.  The work we do aims to protect the landscapes we all enjoy to visit, whilst ensuring that there is a safe…

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11 Oct Mending paths and protecting Arctic-Alpine Habitat on Carn Liath

The Outdoor Access Trust for Scotland are hoping to obtain European Outdoor Conservation Association funding towards the Mend our Mountains:Make one Million campaign.  We are delighted to have got through the first two rounds of the competition and are now looking for your help. The next stage is the…

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