Since the Trust’s formation in 1990, the volunteer Trustees and Members have been involved in many heritage projects on Bute.

In 2004 the Bute Conservation Trust initiated the Discover Bute Landscape Partnership Scheme as part of the Trust’s aim of conserving the natural, built and social heritage of Bute.

The Trust is always looking for members who want to be involved in Bute’s built and natural heritage.


Latest News


April 2018: Path to Kelspoke Castle and Settlement

Pictured (on a fine April day) is the Information Board and gateway to the Kelspokes (a ruined castle and settlement). In addition to the historical interest this walk offers fine views across the Firth of Clyde and to Little Cumbrae. We’ll be installing new signage soon to help keep walkers on the right... read more