Welcome to Fife Coast & Countryside Trust

The Fife Coast and Countryside Trust is an independent charity working with partners for a healthy environment that supports wellbeing and sustains the balance between people and nature.

Spread across more than 65 sites, FCCT maintains the Fife Coastal Path, Fife Pilgrim Way, the Lomond Hills Regional Park, local nature reserves, and award-winning beaches. The organisation has its headquarters at Harbourmaster’s House in Dysart where it manages a coastal visitor centre.

Mission Statement 

Connecting Environment and People 

Vision 

We lead in the care of Fife’s outdoors. Working together with you, we create a healthier environment that supports wellbeing and sustains the balance between people and the natural world.

Engage


We rely on the support and generosity of the public to fund our vital project work which helps to conserve and enhance Fife’s great outdoors.

Latest News


Monday, March 25 Mar 2024

Golden opportunity for Kirkcaldy and Markinch to benefit from golden orchards

Kirkcaldy and Markinch are two of 50 locations across the UK to be honoured with..

Events


FCCT offer a range of events, activities conservation activities, guided walks and family friendly events to encourage the younger generation to develop a love of the environment.

Resources


We’ve got you covered

This section includes an extensive range of downloadable resources, including themed walks
and information leaflets, which are sure to enhance any visit to Fife.

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The queen red-tailed bumble bee filmed by our countryside warden, Ricky. 'Bombus lapidarius' is common and sociable. The queen comes out of hibernation at this time of year and lays eggs that become workers. She loves to feed on flowers!

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What are you doing tomorrow? Why not pop along to Katie's workshop at Cambo Gardens? Become immersed in creating art from sustainable materials and process your thoughts around the pandemic.
@rememberingtogetherfife @rememberingtogether.scot 
#art #create #creativity #rememberingtogether #rememberingtogetherfife #katiefowlie #cambogardens #kingsbarns #fife #events
Countryside Warden, Pete, came across this magnificent beast when he was putting up signage in the Lomond Hills today. Just a reminder to keep your dog on a lead and under close control please, while lambing takes place.
#lambing #cows #bulls #photosofinstagram❤️ #photooftheday #lomondhills #fife #scotland #fifeoutdoors #kingdomoffife #scottishhills #farming
Please be aware that allowing your dog to chase birds on a beach can affect their ability to feed after winter, and to survive.

#dogs #dogcontrol #beaches #fifecoastalpath #walkingthedog #birdlife #fringeofgold
Create art together with sustainable materials made from foraged plants and food. Join art specialist Kate Fowlie at these free workshops. You can drop in at any time during the open hours, no need to book. A chance to process and remember together.
#covid19 #pandemic @rememberingtogetherfife #art #sustainableart #foraging #free #workshops #fife #fifeevents #lovefife #welcometofife #eastneuk @theecologycentre #kinghorn #standrews #crail #kingsbarns #pittenweem #rosyth @eatsrosyth #tayport