Scotland situated in the North of Great Britain has a population of around 5.5 million. Most people are living at the Central Belt around Edinburgh and Glasgow. The Highland Council area is a is the largest region in Scotland with only about 200,000 people spread out over the land.
This means that you can easily find large areas of unpopulated land. Combined with the Scottish Outdoor Access Code you have the ability to explore these wild and beautiful places. Scotland is rated as one of the best places in Europe for mountain biking, hillwalking, sea kayaking and river kayaking.