Category Archives: West Highland Way

West Highland Way: Fort William to London

Friday 13th AugustSeveral hundred miles There is a sleeper train that goes from Fort William to London.  The train also goes through some of the most stunning scenery going.  Why would anyone want to sleep through it when you can … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Kinlochleven to Fort William via Mallaig. Oops.

Thursday 12th AugustWas supposed to be 14 miles I was still worried about my ankles which felt like they were weakening, but I made my way down to Kinlochleven to buy some food.  I was just making my way over … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Kingshouse Hotel to Kinlochleven

Wednesday 11th August9 miles When I went to sleep the previous night, I had a wonderful view of Buachaille Etive Mor from my window. When I woke up in the morning, it had almost disappeared in the mist. It can … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Bridge of Orchy to Kingshouse Hotel

Tuesday 10th August 12 miles Ever since I started getting back into walking a couple of years ago, I’d been reading a lot of personal blogs and websites and have generally been doing a bit of armchair travelling. Out of … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Crianlarich to Bridge of Orchy

Monday 9th AugustWould’ve been 13 miles if I’d walked When I booked this holiday, I arranged for it to take eight days without any rest days. I had also never walked for more than three days in a row before. … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Inversnaid to Crianlarich

Sunday 8th August 13 miles I was already aware that the next part of my journey was going to be the most difficult one. I’d already met a few people who were travelling south who’d said how tiring it was. … Continue reading

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West Highland Way: Rowardennan to Inversnaid

Saturday 7 August 7 miles When I walked the first three days of the Ridgeway back in May, I was confident I could walk for two days in a row but I wasn’t too sure about the third day. The … Continue reading

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