Loch Ness

Description

Famous lake in the Scottish Highlands, best known for it's monster. Nessie is real; and if anyone should know it, it's Traildino! The waters of Loch Ness are deep and murky. The total amount of freshwater - it may interest you - is larger than all lakes of Wales and England combined.

Since people get attracted to the legends and stories of the lake, it is no surprise that a trail has been created, the Great Glen Way. This trail is succesfully competing with other Big Names in Walking.

 

Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2012
  • Walking the Corbetts Vol 1 South of the Great Glen
  • Walking the Corbetts describes routes up all 112 Scottish Corbetts (Scotland's 2500-2999ft mountains) south of the Great Glen, covering the Southern Uplands, Southern Highlands, Cairngorms, Jura and Arran. These Scottish hills are every bit as interesting as the Munros, and often clear when the Munros are in cloud. Part of a 2-volume set. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2012
  • Corbetts Walking Vol 1: South of the Great Glen
  • Walking the Corbetts Volume 1: South of the Great Glen guide from Cicerone Press describes in 95 routes the most interesting ascents of the 112 peaks south of the Fort William - Loch Ness - Inverness line, including the Southern Highlands, Southern Uplands and the islands of Jura and Arran.The Corbetts are Scottish mountains between 2500 and... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2012
  • Walking the Corbetts Vol 1 South of the Great Glen
  • Walking the Corbetts describes routes up all 112 Scottish Corbetts (Scotland's 2500-2999ft mountains) south of the Great Glen, covering the Southern Uplands, Southern Highlands, Cairngorms, Jura and Arran. These Scottish hills are every bit as interesting as the Munros, and often clear when the Munros are in cloud. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2018
  • The Great Glen Way Map Booklet
  • Map of the 79 mile (124km) Great Glen Way (one of Scotland's Great Trails), between Fort William and Inverness. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps. The route typically takes a week to walk, and is suitable for walkers at all levels of experience. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Great Glen Way Cicerone Press Map Booklet
  • The Great Glen Way between Fort William and Inverness along Loch Lochy and Loch Lomond on mapping at 1:25,000 from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series in a pocket-size booklet from Cicerone Press. The 124km / 79-mile trail is presented with a route profile, plus summaries for each section showing GPS coordinates for the start and finish,... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Loch Ness and Inverness
  • The area covered by this guide centres on the Highland `capital` of Inverness, and extends north and east along the shores of the Moray Firth, and south and west to Fort Augustus and Glen Affric, encompassing Caithness, eastern Sutherland, Easter Ross, the Black Isle, Moray and the banks of Loch Ness. With coastal walks including a route... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Lochs: Exploring Scotland`s freshwater lochs
  • Found mainly in the Highlands the hundreds of freshwater lochs that can be seen in Scotland today were shaped millions of years ago by the erosive power of the glacial ice sheets that once covered the northern part of Britain. Their waters are rich in marine life and their shores are rich in flora and fauna - wild, remote and steeped in... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Inverness, Loch Ness & Strathglass OS Landranger Active Map 26 (waterproof)
  • Waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 26 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each Landranger title now includes a code for downloading after purchase its digital... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ipswich, The Naze & Clacton-on-Sea OS Landranger Active Map 169 (waterproof)
  • Ipswich with Harwich and The Naze area, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 169 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Colchester, Halstead & Maldon OS Landranger Active Map 168 (waterproof)
  • Colchester, Halstead and Maldon area, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 168 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Thames Estuary, Rochester & Southend-on-Sea OS Landranger Map 178 (paper)
  • Thames Estuary with Rochester and Southend-on-Sea, including a section of the North Downs Way / E2 European Long-Distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 178 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Worcester, The Malverns, Evesham & Tewkesbury OS Landranger Map 150 (paper)
  • The area around Worcester, Great Malvern, Evesham and Tewkesbury, including the Malvern Hills and part of the Cotswold Way / E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 150 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS:... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • The Great Glen Way Map-Guide
  • A Footprint map-guide to the 95 mile (153km) route between Milngavie & Fort William. A 1:40,000 scale map based on OS data, printed on waterproof paper with compact and concise information for walkers. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Dorking, Reigate, Crawley & Horsham OS Landranger Map 187 (paper)
  • Dorking and Reigate area, including a section of the North Downs Way / E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 187 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ben Nevis & Glen Coe A-Z Adventure Atlas
  • Ben Nevis and Glen Coe Adventure Atlas at 1:25,000 in a series of handy A5 size Adventure Atlases from Geographers` A-Z Map Company with cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. Coverage includes the final section of the West Highland Way from the Ba Bridge to Fort William and the western section of the Great Glen Way along the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Luxembourg North
  • One of two topographic survey maps of Luxembourg at 1:50,000, with contours at 10-metres intervals and additional relief shading. An overprint highlights long-distance footpaths, including the GR5 (E-2), cycle routes, and various places of interest, including campsites. The map covers an area of approximately 53 x 43 km / 33 x 27 miles. Map... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Luxembourg South
  • One of two topographic survey maps of Luxembourg at 1:50,000, with contours at 10-metres intervals and additional relief shading. An overprint highlights long-distance footpaths, including the GR5 (E-2), cycle routes, and various places of interest, including campsites. The map covers an area of approximately 53 x 43 km / 33 x 27 miles. Map... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Affric Kintail Way Harvey National Trail XT40
  • The Affric Kintail Way in Scotland, a 71km / 44 mile long-distance trail leading westwards from Drumnadrochit by Loch Ness to Morvich in Kintail by Loch Duich, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The route is shown on four panels.Maps in the Harvey’s series covering Great Britain’s... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Affric Kintail Way XT40
  • The Affric Kintail Way in Scotland, a 71km / 44 mile long-distance trail leading westwards from Drumnadrochit by Loch Ness to Morvich in Kintail by Loch Duich, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The route is shown on four panels.Maps in the Harvey Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • East Highland Way Harvey National Trail XT40
  • East Highland Way, a 132km / 82 miles trail on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map at 1:40,000 from Harvey Map Services presenting the route accompanied by extensive additional tourist information. The route links Fort Williams, the northern point of the West Highland Way and the southern point of the Great Glen Way, with Aviemore, the... Read more
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Stanfords
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  • Great Glen Way Harvey National Trail XT40
  • Great Glen Way, a 126km/79 miles trail from Fort William along Loch Ness to Inverness, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The whole route is covered on four overlapping panels, and includes street plans of Fort William (showing the start/end of the West Highland Way) and Inverness. Map... Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
  • Great Glen Way XT40
  • Great Glen Way, a 126km/79 miles trail from Fort William along Loch Ness to Inverness, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The whole route is covered on four overlapping panels, and includes street plans of Fort William (showing the start/end of the West Highland Way) and Inverness. Map... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • South Loch Ness Trail Harvey National Trail XT40
  • The South Loch Ness Trail, a 45km / 28 mile long hiking route from Loch Tarff near Fort Augustus on the southern tip of Loch Ness to Torbreck on the outskirts of Inverness at 1:40,000 on GPS compatible, light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The map also highlights the course of the Trail of the 7 Lochs, an 80km / 50... Read more
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Ordnance Survey
United Kingdom
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • The Loch Ness Trail Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Self-guided walking tour around Scotland's most famous Loch to and from Inverness. Starting in the ‘Capital of the Highlands’ Inverness, you follow the trail down to Dores for your first night’s accommodation. You then continue on the trail to Foyers and Fort Augustus. You now walk on the western shores of Loch Ness as you head up to... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Great Glen Way Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • A 79 mile walk along the Great Glen Way long distance trail with hand picked accommodation and bag transfer. The Great Glen Way is a 79-mile walk through Scotland’s most famous Glen; crossing on foot from Fort William, via the famed shores of Loch Ness, to Inverness. The Great Glen Way takes you through beautiful forests, past peaceful working... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Great Glen Escape
  • Experience the best of the Great Glen Way over 3 walking days. Known as one of Scotland’s finest long distance walks, the Great Glen Way takes you along the Caledonian Canal, through beautiful forests, peaceful working canals, and magnificent brooding lochs. On the Great Glen Escape short break we have focused on arguably the most scenic part... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Great Glen Way In Style Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • 9 days & 8 nights Great Glen Way in Style self guided walking holiday. Our Great Glen Way In Style walking holiday delivers a unique and truly memorable visit to Scotland for walkers wishing to experience the Great Glen Way in comfort and style. Stay in hand-picked hotels with first class service, traditional Scottish hospitality and culinary... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - Great Glen Way
  • De Great Glen Way leidt je dwars door Schotland langs de grootste breuklijn van Europa, van Fort William naar Inverness. Je maakt rustige wandelingen en volgt de loop van het 19e eeuwse Caledonian Canal, dat Loch Lochy en Loch Ness met de Noordzee en de Atlantische Oceaan verbindt. Je wandelt over jaagpaden, langs de oevers van spiegelende... Read more
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