West Highland Way Map Booklet
1:25,000 OS Route Mapping
By Terry Marsh
This compact booklet of maps shows the full route of the 95 mile West Highland Way Scottish Long Distance Route, via Loch Lomond and Rannoch Moor. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps.
SeasonsMay-June and September-October avoid the worst of the midges, but suitably experienced backpackers can do this walk at any time of year.
CentresMilngavie, Drymen, Crianlarich, Tyndrum, Kinlochleven, Fort William
DifficultyThe walking is not difficult for anyone accustomed to regular walks longer than 10 miles, although there is ample scope to shorten almost all of the days, and to offload the pack carrying onto an independent service that will transport your baggage for you.
Must SeeLoch Lomond, Rannoch Moor, Glencoe, Buachaille Etive Mòr, the Devil's Staircase, Lairig Mòr
Lancashire-born writer and photographer Dr Terry Marsh specialises in the outdoors and travel. He is the author or revision author/editor of over 100 guidebooks, including the award-winning Cicerone guides to the Coast to Coast Walk (first published in 1993), The Shropshire Way (1999) and Great Mountain Days in the Pennines (2013). Terry has a PhD in Historical Geography and is a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS). He is a Life Member of the Outdoor Writers and Photographers Guild.View author profile
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