Q535: Does the new right to roam law mean that I can now walk wherever I want?

No, although the Land Reform Scotland Act 2002 creates new legal rights of access it does not give blanket permission to walk wherever you want.

Details of these rights and their corresponding obligations and other information can be found in the Scottish Outdoor Access code available online at:


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