Gairlochy

Great Glen Way In Comfort

Our Great Glen Way In Comfort trip delivers a unique and truly memorable visit to Scotland for walkers wishing to experience the Great Glen Way with a touch of style. Stay in hand-selected hotels with first class service, traditional Scottish hospitality and culinary excellence.

Starting in Fort William, at the base of Ben Nevis, follow the Caledonian Canal, via Neptune’s Staircase, and past Loch Lochy and Loch Oich to reach Scotland’s most northerly city of Inverness. En route you’ll trace the shores of iconic Loch Ness, pass the 13th century ruins or Urquhart Castle, and stay in charming Highland villages.

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Profielfoto van: Catherine Allan
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Catherine Allan 
Geactualiseerd op: 15.08.2019
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Presentatie
Dagwandeling · Highland
Fort William to Gairlochy
Aanbevolen route Niveau
Afstand 16,9 km
Duur 4:10 u
Stijgen 35 m
Afdalen 9 m

Starting in Fort William at the base of Ben Nevis, Britain’s highest mountain, you follow the Caledonian Canal via Neptune’s Staircase to Gairlochy.

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Highland
Gairlochy to Spean Bridge
Niveau
Afstand 6,4 km
Duur 1:59 u
Stijgen 95 m
Afdalen 51 m

Pass by the Commando Memorial and continue down to Spean Bridge.

van Catherine Allan,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Highland
Gairlochy to Laggan
Aanbevolen route Niveau Licht
Afstand 19 km
Duur 5:20 u
Stijgen 177 m
Afdalen 173 m

A relaxed section of the route hugging Loch Lochy from Gairlochy to Laggan Locks. 

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Highland
Laggan to Fort Augustus
Aanbevolen route Niveau Licht
Afstand 17,3 km
Duur 5:00 u
Stijgen 31 m
Afdalen 43 m

Follow the Caledonian Canal from South Laggan to Fort Augustus via Loch Oich and Kytra Lock.

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Aanbevolen route Niveau Matig
Afstand 13 km
Duur 5:00 u
Stijgen 450 m
Afdalen 420 m

The high route from Fort Augustus to Invermoriston climbs above the trees, with some challenging gradients, after which you will be rewarded with ...

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Aanbevolen route Niveau Matig
Afstand 12,3 km
Duur 3:32 u
Stijgen 187 m
Afdalen 142 m

Follow the low route on this section of the Great Glen Way close to the shores of Loch Ness to reach the charming village of Invermoriston. 

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Aanbevolen route Niveau Matig
Afstand 22 km
Duur 7:30 u
Stijgen 579 m
Afdalen 597 m

For the most spectacular views over Loch Ness follow the high route of the Great Glen Way to reach Drumnadrochit village.  

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van Cara Macaulay,   Macs Adventure
Aanbevolen route Niveau Matig
Afstand 23,9 km
Duur 7:30 u
Stijgen 559 m
Afdalen 573 m

Leaving the village of Invermoriston on the banks of Loch Ness you’re presented with a choice of hikes—a high and low variation.

van Catherine Allan,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Highland
Loch Laide to Drumnadrochit
Aanbevolen route Niveau
Afstand 10,8 km
Duur 46:53 u
Stijgen 116 m
Afdalen 362 m

From Loch Laide descend along forestry paths to the shores of Loch Ness and follow the road into Drumnadrochit.  

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van Catherine Allan,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Highland
Loch Laide to Inverness
Niveau
Afstand 19,9 km
Duur 5:03 u
Stijgen 79 m
Afdalen 336 m

The final stretch of the Great Glen Way culminating at Inverness Castle.  

van Catherine Allan,   Macs Adventure