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Shetland Ranger Service



The Shetland Ranger Service is administered by Shetland Amenity Trust.

There are currently two posts, which began in 2002.

An extensive guided walk programme is organised each year.

For all walks, please come equipped with walking boots, waterproofs and refreshments. In the event of inclement weather the Ranger may cancel or terminate the walk

North Shetland Ranger, Rory Tallack, Unst Heritage Centre, Haroldswick, Unst Tel. (01950) 711238 
South Shetland Ranger, Howard Towll, Shetland Amenity Trust, Garthspool, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0NY Tel. (01595) 694688.



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