The Findhorn Hinterland Trust is a local charity open to all and working on ‘wild’ land in the Findhorn area to promote conservation, education, the building of local community and the provision of recreational facilities and activities.

Dune Restoration Project Update

Findhorn sand dune ecosystem, once the second largest in Europe, is under imminent threat from rapidly encroaching scrub vegetation. Many species found here – lichens, insects, and fungi – are found at only a handful of places in the UK. FHT is taking urgent action to counter this commencing winter 2024/25.

Workshops 2024

Find out about this year's FHT programme of exciting nature based workshops and retreats that offer ways to deepen your connection with the land and yourself


There are many ways to get involved and have fun. Help the land regenerate, build local community, increase environmental awareness and enjoy the great outdoors...

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Here you can download guides and booking forms for the use of some of the facilities on the Hinterland, including the Woodland Shelter, Fire Pit and Camping Locations.

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* Dune Restoration Appeal *

Over the next five years and starting in winter 2024/25, FHT is planning an ambitious project to restore approximately three hectares of natural dune habitat by carefully targeted scrub removal.

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Findhorn Hinterland Trust, Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC045806
228 Pineridge, Findhorn, Forres, Moray IV36 3TB