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West Highland Way

Scotland
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Well-marked walking path stretching from Glasgow to Fort William.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“conic hill” (33 reviews)
“loch lomond” (69 reviews)
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Scotland
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"conic hill"
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"loch lomond"
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"devils staircase"
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"b bs"
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"drovers inn"
in 19 reviews
"fort william"
in 27 reviews
"fellow walkers"
in 15 reviews
"transfer service"
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"long distance"
in 13 reviews
"wild camping"
in 16 reviews
"kings house"
in 11 reviews
"ben nevis"
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"rowardennan hotel"
in 11 reviews
"tree roots"
in 9 reviews
"dreaded midges"
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"walked miles"
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"eight days"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a simply glorious 7-day walk along the West Highland Way. We did it as a family of six, with my wife and I staying in B&B accommodation and our adult children and daughter-in-law camping. We booked the B&Bs ourselves through AirBnB (much cheaper...More

4  Thank porte368
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunshine,raining,fields,lochs,old growth forest,bridges,midges,flowers,goats and sheeps,laugh,blisters and much more...this is West Highland way. You can test your physical and mental condition but first of all...you will meet many nice people from all the world.

2  Thank Trinity M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I walked the West Highland Way at the end of June. We had perfect weather and the scenery was more stunning than we could have imagined. The hike is much harder than the guide books tell you. The footing is difficult and...More

5  Thank Lisa H
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

No matter how much training you do, I expect, you will not be ready to handle the hiking conditions. The hike is less than one percent grass, less than one percent dirt, about 5% tree roots, and the rest loose, or hard rock trails, that...More

2  Thank mrsleep
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We walked the WHW over 8 days from June 20th. Our daily stops were Drymen B&B, Rowardenan hostel, Drovers Inn, Tyndrum B&B, Inveroran Inn, Glen Coe (taxi back and forth to Clacaig from Glen Coe ski center), Kinlochleven B&B, Fort William B&B. We stayed an...More

3  Thank Stephen M
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

Did the WHW in the first week of June 2018. We lucked out with the weather.. no rain on all 7 days.. I'd likely do it in 8 days if I was doing it again.

1  Thank Tony D
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

A hike in the scorching sun makes Scotland utterly breathtaking, literally, couldn't get my breath at points it was up to 31 on one day. I started the way on 24th and took the wander over 5 days. Its a challenging walk at times, but...More

3  Thank Thegodfuzzy
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

I did the walk in June over 6 days. In hindsight we probably bit off a little bit more than we could chew on Day 2. Walked Balmaha to the Drovers Inn over that day. My one major piece of advice is don't underestimate the...More

Thank Marc L
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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Completed the 96 miles of the West Highland Way with my 3 year old German Shepherd Dexter, during the first week of June 2018. We had a quite wonderful time, and made friends with other hikers from around the world. Had wonderful weather, with mid...More

4  Thank Glasgowloon
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We just finished the 95 mike, 7-day, marvellous West Highland Way. A dream come true for us. Some of the most beautiful, diverse and original nature I have ever trekked in. Each day offers a new and different scenarios, for lush wet forests, to lakes,...More

1  Thank Ari S
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Sticky Chicken G
June 27, 2018|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the train as it must be one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK.
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rawan a
May 25, 2018|
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Response from Maria Teresa R | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely safe. I've just woalked it by myself. It is not a lonely walk, although, there is quite a good numbers of walkers. The official website give you all the news you need to plan the walk and to book room. I did it... More
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April 19, 2018|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
My son and I walked the WHW and thoroughly enjoyed it. Carrying all your kit will be tough, however it depends how long you have put aside to complete the walk. We carried full kit, but stayed in accommodation all the way... More
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