Join here: Strengthen & Promote

Wild Scotland is the national association representing Wildlife, Adventure and Activity Tourism in Scotland  – that is everything from wilderness walking and mountain biking to whale-watching and bushcraft.  We are an active membership organisation and are always happy to receive new members.

What’s on Offer?

Here at Wild Scotland we are dedicated to helping our members make the most out of their businesses.  We provide business advice and support, yearly opportunities to grow your network and promote members through our social media channels.  Being part of Wild Scotland comes with a range of perks which you can read about below.

Being a part of Wild Scotland means raising our voices as one, to shape and define the nature of Scottish tourism.

Representation – be part of a collective voice for your industry

  • Wild Scotland acts on your behalf to represent the sector.
  • Lobbying the Scottish Government on behalf of members as one collective voice.
  • We provide evidence on behalf of our members to the Scottish Tourism Alliance Council.
  • You can get involved in the development of Best Practice Guidelines.
  • We raise the profile of wildlife and activity tourism to support your business.

Marketing Benefits

  • FREE entry on fully searchable Wild 401, 643 + page views & 138, 447 unique visitors/yr. No commission charged.
  • Be promoted on Wild Scotland’s social media channels. Facebook 29,306K + followers | Twitter 31,700k + Instagram 2,500k and counting…
  • Be promoted in our targeted Consumer E-Newsletter – average opening of 35%.
  • Get involved in Wild Scotland press activity: articles and interviews placed throughout the year.
  • Use of Wild Scotland logo.

Business Support & Networking Opportunities

  • All full members of Wild Scotland, automatically become an associate member of The Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) who are the leading voice for the tourism sector in Scotland.
  • Wild Scotland full members can benefit from the STA’s offers, which can be viewed here.
  • Enjoy our regular e-newsletter for marketing, environment, market research, policy and business news.
  • Capitalise on networking opportunities with tourism operators and like-minded companies.
  • Discounted places on courses and seminars, including Wild Scotland’s annual industry conference. The next conference will be held during 2021.
  • Access to members’ area containing business advice, reports and offers.
  • Business Advice available via workshops and members’ section of website.

Membership Categories

It’s easy to join, just decide on the category you best fit and then complete the one-page membership form and we’ll get you signed up. Please click on the diagram below to expand:


A further breakdown can be viewed here: Membership Categories 2021.

To join us, simply have a read through our Wild Scotland New Membership Pack 2021 and apply here.

If you would prefer to complete your application in a Word  format please click here Wild Scotland Membership Application Form .

If you would like to find out more, please get in touch with our membership officer:

Paying for Membership

We try and make it as simple for members to join, and once your membership application has been approved, we will issue an invoice to you which is due in 14 days. This can be paid by BACs or cheque and can be paid quarterly or as a one-off payment.