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Well-marked walking path stretching from Glasgow to Fort William.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took seven days to do the West Highland Way, taking the easy route of staying in inns and having our luggage transferred. Somehow we thought going in that a 96 mile hike wouldn't be that hard - we're in great shape. But we had...More

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although our vacation schedule did not allow us the opportunity to hike the entire West Highland Way, we did hike the last three sections, from Bridge of Orchy to Fort William. And while the weather might not have been to everyone's taste (rainy, windy and...More

Thank RickFS55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just done the Drymen to Inverarnan stretch of the West Highland Way over three days. Thoroughly enjoyed it, though the Inversnaid - Inverarnan stretch was exacting especially with the weather we encountered! Glad there were no midgies. The accommodation was fine and all would provide...More

1  Thank Colin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked the WHW in early September 2018 me 73 my pal 70, was harder than i thought particular around the Loch Lomond it was brutal never endiing scrombling over rocks and trees. Lots of ups and downs but we got stronger the further we traveled....More

Thank GTF87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

West Highland Way September 2018. We did this wonderful wall that was arranged by Gemini Walks, arrangements where great and can happily recommend. Walking at this time of the year, be prepaired of lots of wind and rain, mind you there will be some sunny...More

Thank jxxxuk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

5 girlfriends and I just completed the West Highland Way, booked with Thistle Trekking. Can’t recommend them enough, the trip was well coordinated from start to finish. Very well trained/certified mountain guides and excellent van support. This was my first time joining a group tour...More

Thank Sabrina A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent seven days walking the west highiand way,really enjoyed it although its quite challenging.The scenery is amazing,well worth the sore feet.The weather was a mix of sunshine and a few showers but nothing extreme fine for walking.Booked with Gemini walks for hotels and baggage...More

Thank keith348
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We (2 couples in our mid-60s) just completed the West Highland Way. We chose the 8 day option and took a rest day in Tyndrum. On our rest day we took the train to Oban; it was the perfect way to rest our feet and...More

Thank PEGGY A
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Their drivers are dangerous and drive with a complete disregards for either the Highway Code or basic road safety. Undertaking other cars on the M8 motorway at speeds well in excess of 70mph is stupid and dangerous. Travel by train, its safer and you will...More

Thank clansman2018
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We walked the WHW as a family with 2 older teenagers in 6 days which was challenging for all. I am not a brave outdoor type. Some of the days were over 20 miles long and I found a few short cuts to help me...More

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tigero007
26 August 2018|
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Response from porte368 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. It is certainly possible but it depends on the weather, which might be bad in the higher Glens. But there again, if the autumn is good, it might be glorious. Higher risk of bad weather is the main problem and there are... More
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Sticky Chicken G
27 June 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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25 May 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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19 April 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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