John Muir Award

The John Muir Award is an environmental award scheme that encourages people to connect with, enjoy and care for wild places. It is non-competitive, inclusive and accessible.

The Award is the main engagement initiative of the John Muir Trust

John Muir’s Birthplace is a registered John Muir Award provider supporting groups and individuals who want to get involved in this UK-wide environmental award scheme.

The John Muir Award challenges you to:

  • Discover a wild place
  • Explore it
  • Do something to Conserve it
  • Share your experiences

Introductory information, online resources, forms and case studies are available at

The John Muir Trust main website is at