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. 

West Highland Way Official Souvenir Passport  Stamping Stations

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-

Wild Camping in Scotland

Follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code - http://www.outdooraccess-scotland.com/Practical-guide/public/camping

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Get Outdoors Weekend 2015 1st, 2nd and 3rd August 2015

To mark their 50th year, Ramblers Scotland is encouraging everyone to get outdoors on the bank holiday weekend on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd August 2015. - See more at: http://www.ramblers.org.uk/go-walking/get-outdoors-weekend-2015.aspx#sthash.SE0UtYs0.dpuf

Latest News

Short Diversion on the WHW

Drymen to Balmaha section

Short Breaks on the West Highland Way

New Bus Service

East Loch Lomond

Path upgrade Ptarmigan to Rowchoish shore path.