When setting out on any walk ensure you have a map, suitable clothing, water and other provisions. Check the weather forecast in advance and let someone know your plans. To ensure a safe and responsible countryside experience, take a look at the ‘Advice’ section of the ‘Ramblers Scotland’ website – noting in particular the advice on safety matters.
See also the ‘Scottish Outdoor Access Code’ for helpful advice on a wide range of information of value to walkers. http://www.outdooraccess-scotland.com