Welcome to Scotland's Forests
Take a walk in a secluded woodland, picnic by a glittering loch or feel the wind rush by your ears as you tackle a new mountain biking trail.
There’s something for everyone here. Whether you’re planning a holiday or want to explore your local woods, you’ll find peace, adventure and inspiring nature in equal measure in the forests and woodlands that stretch across Scotland.
At Forestry Commission Scotland we look after the forests so you and your family can enjoy them, for now and for years to come. Find a forest to explore today…
Looking for inspiration?
Find out about Christmas events in a forest near you.
Add your pictures of autumn's changing colours to our map of Scotland.
Ten of the best historical sites to visit in Scotland's forests.
It's National Dog Week, so treat your best friend to a forest adventure.
Discover some of the best beach walks hidden away in Scotland’s forests.
Find your ideal al fresco eating place.
The scoop on our brand new Visitor Centre.
A guide to getting started cycling...
Our pick of the best short and easy trails...
Check out our shiny new visitor centres, and plans for more...
A gruesome guide to ghoulish goings-on in the forest near you.