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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Very bike friendly (MTB recommended). 1st day to Ft Augustus can be done on hybrid or tourer but day 2 to Inverness is the fun day and would fecommend a mountain bike. Loads of climbing rewarded by fantastic descents,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FRASER C
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Walked from Inverness south, 4 days starting on 4th Dec. Bright and icey first two days - perfect as higher up so got great views. Wet and windy (into your face) last two days. Short hours of daylight added challenge. Stayed Lewiston (just beside Drumnadrochit)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Johnchapter10
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Did a small section of this over the weekend, the whole thing would take about a week to do. Very good views and a nice steady route to follow. Make sure you bring the right clothing and equipment with you and it is very enjoyable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank delman47
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We walked the Great Glen Way with Macs Adventures who organised everything for us. We stayed in some super b&bs along the way that Macs booked for us and they had our luggage transferred to each one so it was waiting in our rooms when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank capewell893
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We walked the great glen way it's amazing... Ben Nevis coming soon and West highland way back towards good old Blighty... This is great I'm teaching the family about how great our Britain is..... and it's not just about England... seen an amazing castle eillan...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is simply a beautiful part of the world and we were recently lucky enough to drive pretty much the entire route, from west to east. Natural scenery, quaint villages, vast lochs and amazing engineering feats - the Great Glen has it all. Add to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Nice and easy hike from Fort Willian to Inverness, total 123 km. Beautiful path through the Scottish Highland.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Having done most of the Munro’s walked the WHW 8 times now and walked in France Germany Austria Italy Spain America Morocco we decided to do something different We decided to walk the great glen Inverness to Fort William The weather and company was great....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank tattoojs
Reviewed 9 July 2018

we found the beginning less interesting, as the scenery didn't change so much, but after ascending after Fort Augustus, we had wonderful views of Loch Ness, and even Ben Nevis. I hate uphill, but it was all worth it. we were blessed with great weather.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Maxinejoyce
Reviewed 5 July 2018

My husband and I were wandering through Inverness when we noticed signs pointing to a small part of the Inverness portion of the Great Glen Way trail. We started following the signs and meandered down along River Ness across Ness Island where the path is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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AMS, head and shoulders above the competitors
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Yes , search for a place called ticket to ride in Inverness. If you are travelling from the USA, be aware that Inverness airport is a great facility and has good connectivity to the larger U.K. airports.
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