Official website of Scotland's premier long distance route

The 154Km (96miles) Route starts at Milngavie passes through Mugdock Country Park, follows the shores of Loch Lomond, passing Ben Lomond, through Glen Falloch and Strathfillan, crossing Rannoch Moor, past Buachaille Etive Mor to the head of Glencoe, climbing the Devil’s Staircase, descending to  the Loch Leven before entering Lairigmor and Glen Nevis and finishes at Gordon Square in Fort William.

Starting the Journey.

Call into the Official West Highland Way Office for last minute route and weather updates. The office is behind the children's play area in sight of the Obelisk.

Featured Accomodation.

The Ben Nevis Guest House in Fort William has been a long term supporter of the West Highland Way. Ideally placed on the route, close to the town centre, an ideal place to extend your stay, conquering Ben Nevis or taking a journey on the spectacular railway to Mallaig. For more infromation go to- http://www.west-highland-way.co.uk/members/members-details.asp?memid=99


West Highland Way Project Needs Your Help

How can you help? Press the donation button on the top right of this page. 

West Highland Way Official Souvenir Passport  Stamping Stations

Walking Appshttp://www.pathsforall.org.uk/pfa/health-walks/walking-apps.html

Camping Restrictions on East Loch Lomond

It is an offence to camp in the East Loch Lomond Restricted Zone  from 1 March to 31 October every year.  Download map here-

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Latest News

East Loch Lomond

Path upgrade Ptarmigan to Rowchoish shore path.

Glen Falloch Hydro Schemes

until October 2015.


new route into Crianlarich