West Highland Way, Scottish Highlands

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Witness some of Scotland's most breathtaking scenery along West Highland Way, a long-distance footpath. Stretching 154.5 km (96 mi) from Milngavie up north to Fort William, the footpath traverses mysterious forests, barren moors, picturesque glens, and much more using several ancient roads. The way is broken up into several sections, so you can brave the whole length or just walk a portion. Be sure to bring a map and dress appropriately for Scotland's unpredictable weather. You'll find a range of accommodations and dining options in the friendly towns along the path. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Scottish Highlands trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
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  • Gemini helped us organise our walk along The West Highland Way in May 2019. I can't speak highly enough of how helpful, attentive, friendly and knowledgable they all were. We had the most fantastic tr...  more »
  • I randomly decided to visit Scotland in the summer with wife and 19 year old daughter. Luckily we all like nature and hiking. I stumbled upon the West Highland Way. Almost booked a guided trip, until ...  more »
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