West Highland Way – Classic Walks Itinerary

View of Spean Bridge from Fort William on the West Highland Way

West Highland Way: Itinerary: Scotland’s West Highland Way walk is a 154 km route that takes walkers along the shore of Loch Lomond, across Rannoch Moor and up over the Devil’s Staircase, eventually arriving at Fort William. West Highland Way Walk The walk can be done in as little as 6 days, but for a […]

West Highland Way – Classic Walks

At the top of the Devil's Staircase on the West Highland Way

West Highland Way: A Classic Scottish Walk: Britain’s West Highland Way Walk is one of the best known walks in Scotand. This walk takes you along the shoreline of Loch Lomond, over Rannoch Moor, along Glencoe Valley and over the ranges to Loch Linnhe and Fort William. The Way begins in Milngavie, reaches Loch Lomond […]

The oldest Hotel in Scotland – and it’s on the West Highland Way

Kings House Hotel

Bridge of Orchy- Kings House Hotel (21.5 km)  – Glencoe, Argyll We were staying at a B&B near the village of Bridge of Orchy. The overnight rain had brought about an overcast morning. It was time to pay for dinner and order lunch. Dinner turned out to be £10 each instead of £9 and a […]

West Highland Way: the Devil's Staircase

Near Glencoe Valley

Near Glencoe Valley Oct 6 – Monday: King’s House – Kinlochleven (14.5 km) It was raining and a heavy wind blew throughout the night. We had breakfast in the hotel’s quaint dining room. The lady of the house takes our order and even suggests conspiratorially to Carol that she tries the blood sausage. Mrs. –‘s […]