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National Scenic Areas - Maps

Maps of all the national scenic areas are available at 1:50,000 scale. Indiciative data sets are also available.

National Scenic Area

Local Authority

Land Area (ha)
above LWMS

Marine Area (ha)
below LWMS

Total Area (ha)

Total Area (ha)

1,020,495

357,864

1,378,359

Deeside & Lochnagar

Aberdeenshire/Angus

39,787

0

39,787

Jura

Argyll & Bute

21,072

9,245

30,317

Knapdale

Argyll & Bute

20,821

12,011

32,832

Kyles of Bute

Argyll & Bute

4,723

1,016

5,739

Loch na Keal, Isle of Mull

Argyll & Bute

13,507

30,742

44,250

Lynn of Lorn

Argyll & Bute

5,638

10,088

15,726

Scarba, Lunga & the Garvellachs

Argyll & Bute

2,139

4,402

6,542

Loch Lomond

Argyll & Bute/Stirling/
West Dunbartonshire

28,077

0

28,077

East Stewartry Coast

Dumfries & Galloway

8,447

1,173

9,620

Fleet Valley

Dumfries & Galloway

5,373

481

5,854

Nith Estuary

Dumfries & Galloway

14,310

28

14,337

Assynt-Coigach

Highland

86,539

43,285

129,824

Dornoch Firth

Highland

11,542

4,240

15,782

Glen Affric

Highland

18,837

0

18,837

Glen Strathfarrar

Highland

4,027

0

4,027

Kintail

Highland

16,070

1,079

17,149

Knoydart

Highland

40,201

10,495

50,696

Kyle of Tongue

Highland

21,093

3,396

24,488

Loch Shiel

Highland

13,045

0

13,045

Morar, Moidart & Ardnamurchan

Highland

17,220

19,736

36,956

North-West Sutherland

Highland

23,415

3,151

26,565

The Cuillin Hills,

Highland

22,726

4,594

27,320

The Small Isles,

Highland

16,271

30,964

47,235

Trotternish

Highland

6,128

1,789

7,916

Wester Ross

Highland

143,881

19,574

163,456

The Cairngorm Mountains

Highland/Aberdeenshire/
Moray

65,541

0

65,541

Ben Nevis Glen Coe

Highland/Argyll & Bute/
Perth & Kinross

90,334

1,944

92,278

North Arran

North Ayrshire

20,360

6,943

27,304

Hoy & West Mainland

Orkney Islands

16,479

7,928

24,407

Loch Tummel

Perth & Kinross

9,013

0

9,013

River Earn (Comrie to St. Fillans)

Perth & Kinross

3,108

0

3,108

River Tay (Dunkeld)

Perth & Kinross

5,708

0

5,708

Loch Rannoch & Glen Lyon

Perth & Kinross/Stirling

48,625

0

48,625

Eildon & Leaderfoot

Scottish Borders

3,877

0

3,877

Upper Tweeddale

Scottish Borders

12,770

0

12,770

Shetland

Shetland Islands

15,486

26,347

41,833

The Trossachs

Stirling

4,850

0

4,850

South Lewis, Harris & North Uist

Western Isles

112,301

90,087

202,388

South Uist Machair

Western Isles

6,289

7,025

13,314

St. Kilda

Western Isles

865

6,101

6,966