Scotland's Great Trails-Slighe na Gàidhealtachd an Iar
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.
The terrain ranges from lowland moors, dense woodland and rolling hills, to high mountainous regions in the Scottish Highlands. These environments provide habitats for a diverse range of wildlife species, both flora and fauna .
Inversnaid- Hotel Closed
The Inversnaid Hotel is now closed for the winter and renovations. Walkers should prepare in advance for the journey between Rowardennan and Inverarnan.
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.
Official West Highland Way Merchandise
Official gifts and souvenirs-support the West Highland Way from Milngavie to Fort William- Online Shop
West Highland Way Official Souvenir Passport Stamping Stations