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 


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.


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

Friday, May 31 May 2024

Prestigious beach awards for Fringe of Gold

Fife once again boasts the most award-winning beaches in Scotland. A lucky number of 13..


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.


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.


Lucky for Fife, 13 of our beaches have just won Scotland's Beach Award! Thank you Keep Scotland Beautiful for recognising our beautiful sands and dedicated team.

Read on to find out where the blue and gold flag will be flying on the Fringe of Gold this summer.

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The final PROCESS workshop by Katie Fowlie is at the Larick Centre, Tayport on Monday. Reflect, connect and make sense of the pandemic through creating art from sustainable materials. Just drop in! Find out more in Katie's blog. https://fifecoastandcountrysidetrust.co.uk/blog/katies-vision-to-create-and-remember-together/

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Neil Gallacher will be exhibiting some of his photographs in the Eden Estuary Centre from 2nd to 30th June. Please do pop in.

A native of Fife, he has a profound connection with the Eden Estuary. This connection has been a constant presence in his life, from his early experiences at the Leuchars Airshow to his frequent visits to the West Sands.
The sea not only informs his work but also reflects his deep love for wildlife and nature. With his unique approach, he delves into nature’s mysteries, finding profound meanings within unique patterns to represent the local environment. Neil is pursuing his BA (Hons) in Photography with the Open College of the Arts.

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Do you have experience of working in grounds maintenance? Enjoy team work but also able to work independently? We're looking for a full-time maintenance operative to join our team. Just click on this link for all the details:
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