Countryside

An image relating to Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 & the Scottish Outdoor Access Code
Guidance so you can enjoy Scotland's outdoors responsibly
An image relating to West Lothian's Core Paths Plan
Core paths can be paths, waterways or any other means of crossing land to facilitate, promote and manage the exercise of access rights under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003, and are identified as such in access authority core paths plans. A Core Path Plan provides a basic framework of routes for the purpose of giving the public reasonable access throughout a particular area for walking, cycling, horse riding and other non-motorised activities .
An image relating to West Lothian Local Access Forum
Local access forums are statutory advisory bodies which aims to deliver a balanced representation of land managers, participants in outdoor access, communities and public agencies.
Should you encounter issues with any core paths or rights of way in West Lothian, you can report them using the online form below.