Last edited by Zulkibar
Sunday, August 2, 2020 | History

4 edition of West Highland Way found in the catalog.

West Highland Way

Robert Aitken

West Highland Way

official guide

by Robert Aitken

  • 329 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by H.M.S.O. [for the] Countryside Commission for Scotland in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Highland Way (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • West Highland Way
    • Subjects:
    • Hiking -- Scotland -- West Highland Way -- Guidebooks.,
    • West Highland Way (Scotland) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 169-171.

      StatementRobert Aitken.
      SeriesLong-distance footpath guide ;, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.44.G72 W463 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3801469M
      ISBN 100114916640
      LC Control Number81105858

      About the Hike. Many consider the West Highland Way to be one of the best long-distance hikes in all of Europe. This mile ( km) trek begins in Milngavie and stretches north to Fort William, encompassing an impressive variety of landscapes in between. The southern portion of the walk is characterized by bucolic pastoral landscapes, rolling green hillsides, and peaceful woodlands. Get the full experience and book a tour. Recommended. Our most popular tours and activities. Nearby Experiences. Other experiences in Scottish Highlands. West Highland Way Walk with Return Cruise on Loch Lomond from Tarbet. 5 reviews. US$ per adult. More info. Quick View. Inversnaid Explorer departing from Tarbet. 4 reviews/5().

      The West Highland Way is a classic long-distance walk, covering kilometres (96 miles) from Milngavie on the outskirts of Glasgow, to Fort William in the Highlands. The West Highland Way route travels along the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, across the atmospheric Rannoch Moor, past dramatic Glencoe and onwards to finish at the foot of Ben /5(). Walking the West Highland Way in 7 days, you will experience the outstanding scenery of this beautiful region. There is a good reason this has become a classic trail. Walking at a leisurely pace you will have time to savour the magic of Scotland’s magnificent Highlands with views of vast lochs, majestic mountains, tumbling rivers, wild moors.

      The West Highland Way passes close to Glencoe, famed for its massacre of the MacDonald Clan, and finishes at Fort William near the foot of Ben Nevis, (Britain's highest peak, which can be readily ascended if you choose to spend an extra day in Fort William at the end of your walk). The West Highland Way is a well-established and popular route. West Highland Way: The Complete Guide Table of Contents Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on pinterest Share on email This page contains affiliate links The West Highland Way (WHW): Scotland’s most famous and arguably best multi-day hike. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran of trails or a complete newbie, there’s [ ].


Share this book
You might also like
Ireland: the result of legislation

Ireland: the result of legislation

Tribunal of Arbitration under treaty and convention between Great Britain and the United States of America relating to Bering Sea; first draft for case

Tribunal of Arbitration under treaty and convention between Great Britain and the United States of America relating to Bering Sea; first draft for case

National forest system

National forest system

Non-conceptual aspects of experience

Non-conceptual aspects of experience

The funco file.

The funco file.

Weed Patch quadrangle, California--Kern Co., 1992

Weed Patch quadrangle, California--Kern Co., 1992

The archaeology of clothing and bodily adornment in colonial America

The archaeology of clothing and bodily adornment in colonial America

Historic American Engineering Record

Historic American Engineering Record

Liberal Arts Chemistry

Liberal Arts Chemistry

Information on the research work carried out at the Keszthely University of Agricultural Sciences

Information on the research work carried out at the Keszthely University of Agricultural Sciences

art of ballet.

art of ballet.

Steel and its heat treatment.

Steel and its heat treatment.

Complte Java Traing Crse & Java Lab Mnl (5th Edition)

Complte Java Traing Crse & Java Lab Mnl (5th Edition)

Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats Analysis of Consolidated Services at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth

Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats Analysis of Consolidated Services at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth

Sandpiper

Sandpiper

story of a church

story of a church

West Highland Way by Robert Aitken Download PDF EPUB FB2

Welcome to the Official West Highland Way website. Find all the information you need to immerse yourself into the wild landscapes of Scotland and the country’s best loved West Highland Way book distance walking route.

The West Highland Way stretches 96 miles ( Km) from Milngavie to Fort William. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. The West Highland Way passes through some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Britain.

From the outskirts of Glasgow it winds for 96 miles (km) along the wooded banks of Loch Lomond, across the wilderness of Rannoch Moor, over the mountains above Glencoe to a dramatic finish passing Ben Nevis – Britain's highest mountain – into the centre of Fort William/5(20).

You might choose a mix of accommodation, combining camping experiences with a night in a comfortable B&B. Perhaps a cooked breakfast and packed lunch coupled with a bag carrying service is more your thing.

However you choose to build your West Highland Way Experience, our accommodation and services section will help you find the right mix for you.

Open up this book, join them on their journey, and make your own West Highland Way. The printed book is exactly the same price as the ebook and includes complementary downloads of the patterns too. Please purchase this in Kate’s shop. eBook published in April by Kate Davies Designs.

Get the full experience and book a tour. Recommended. Our most popular tours and activities. Nearby Experiences. Other experiences in Scottish Highlands. West Highland Way Walk with Return Cruise on Loch Lomond from Tarbet. 5 reviews. $ per adult. More info. Quick View.

Inversnaid Explorer departing from Tarbet. 4 reviews/5(). Tent: When it comes to selecting a suitable tent for camping along the West Highland Way, you need to consider the openness and quick-changing weather conditions that the Highlands is famed for.

Ensure your tent is of high quality so that it can withstand heavy rain, strong winds and damp conditions. The West Highland Way passes through some of the most spectacular scenery in all of the outskirts of Glasgow it winds for 95 miles (km) along the wooded banks of Loch Lomond, across the wilderness of Rannoch Moor, over the mountains above Glencoe to a dramatic finish at the foot of Ben Nevis – Britain's highest mountain.

This is a lovely knitting and local studies book. It takes the West Highland Way in Scotland as the starting point for knitwear design. The book covers the entire West Highland Way, divided into walkable sections. Each of the beautifully photographed areas has a piece of knitwear which was inspired by that specific part of the West Highland Way/5.

Bursting with Scottish heritage, culture, breathtaking scenes and magnificent landscapes, your journey along the West Highland Way will forge a lifetime of unforgettable memories.

Explore The WHW. Although there is only one route, there are many different ways to travel it. There are many common pitfals that occur through lack of planning. Macs Adventure has been booking the West Highland Way since and we know the route, its people and places inside out.

We have compiled a lot of this knowledge into a handy Free Simply download our Free page West Highland Way guide from the link below to read on your phone, tablet or good old printed page.

West Highland Way, Milngavie, East Dunbartonshire, United Kingdom. K likes. Bursting with Scottish heritage, culture, breathtaking scenes and magnificent landscapes, your journey along the 5/5(4). T he West Highland Way is the most popular long-distance trail in Scotland – not at last because it leads through and past some of the most iconic landscapes of the Scottish Highlands.

This guide to walking the West Highland Way contains all the information you could need along the route, a detailed FAQ with trail information and some tips for tackling this. "When walking the West Highland Way, this book was my bible." - Steven Smith, The West Highland Way celebrates its 40th birthday in It was the first, and remains most famous, of Scotland’s Great Trails, running for 96 miles ( km) through superb scenery.

The West Highland Way is the most popular long-distance path in the country, passing through some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Britain. From the outskirts of Glasgow it winds for 95 miles along the wooded banks of Loch Lomond, across the wilderness of Rannoch Fully revised 5th edition of the first of Trailblazer’s title series /5.

And of course, and most importantly, completing the West Highland Way. Day 9: Depart Fort William Me at the end of the West Highland Way in Fort William. Tired but with a smile on my face.

Revel in your success, then climb Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in Scotland if you still have the energy to spare or head to your next adventure. The West Highland Way: Milngavie to Fort William Scottish Long Distance Route (Includes separate K OS map booklet) (UK Long-Distance Trails) by.

Day 1 – The Journey Begins: West Highland Way Start. Today you’ll meet your guide at Glasgow Queen Street Station at am. We’ll take a short train journey to Milngavie, where we’ll drop off our bags, and then we start our West Highland Way tour.

Although starting close to Glasgow, you are quickly walking through open countryside/5(). Our new West Highland Way book has just been published!. I’m rather proud of this collection of thirteen patterns, five of which use our wonderful new Milarrochy Tweed yarn. The Craigallian Hat and Mittens.

The Strathendrick pullover. The Còinneach Cardigan. and the Shieling blanket. The collection also includes four patterns in our original own-brand yarn. The West Highland Way embraces diversity, from the urbanity of Milngavie to the days in the company of Loch Lomond, and then the striding splendour of Rannoch Moor.

The haul from Glencoe, under the gaze of Buachaille Etive Mòr, up the Devil's Staircase, then into the hidden valley of Lairig Mòr, are stages to be savoured. Shop the west highland way kenneth mcKellar sheet music, music books, music scores & more at Sheet Music Plus, the World's Largest Selection of Sheet Music.Buy West Highland Way: The Official Guide (Long Distance Guides) 9th Revised edition by Roger Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7).The West Highland Way (Scottish Gaelic: Slighe na Gàidhealtachd an Iar) is a linear long-distance footpath in is km (96 miles) long, running from Milngavie north of Glasgow to Fort William in the Scottish Highlands, with an element of hill walking in the route.

The trail, which opened inwas Scotland's first officially designated Long Distance Route, and Highest point: Devil's Staircase near Kingshouse .