Buchaille Etive Mor

West Highland Way - 7 Days & 6 Nights (WSSWHW1)

This option is ideal for those with less time looking for a challenging walk

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Top Difficulty easy
Distance 19.4 km
Duration 5:30 h
Ascent 130 m
Descent 120 m

A gentle walk through the Scottish countryside from Milngavie, on the outskirts of Glasgow, to reach the charming Stirlingshire village of Drymen.  

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Top Difficulty moderate
Distance 23.4 km
Duration 7:00 h
Ascent 460 m
Descent 489 m

Walk through pine forest, and enjoy the views from the summit of Conic Hill before following the West Highland Way along the shores of Loch Lomond ...

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Top Difficulty difficult
Distance 32.2 km
Duration 10:00 h
Ascent 447 m
Descent 237 m

Initially the path rises high above the loch giving excellent views of the Arrochar Alps before passing the Inversnaid RSPB reserve and Rob Roy's ...

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Top Difficulty moderate
Distance 20 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 253 m
Descent 325 m

Pass through forestry, the ruined priory of St Fillan, and across moorland to the village of Tyndrum. Make your way towards Bridge of Orchy and ...

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Top Difficulty difficult
Distance 34 km
Duration 10:00 h
Ascent 790 m
Descent 950 m

After passing the isolated Inveroran hotel, walk across the Rannoch Moor and look upon Scotland's most iconic mountain: Buachaille Etive Mor.

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Top Difficulty moderate
Distance 24.2 km
Duration 7:00 h
Ascent 504 m
Descent 509 m

The final section on the West Highland Way: follow a track through the beautiful forests of Glen Nevis to gain excellent views of Ben Nevis before ...

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