Scottish Highlands

Description

The entire northern and western part of Scotland, including the islands. This is set apart of the southern and eastern part of Scotland, traditionally referred to as the Lowlands. The divide

Opinions

Rate 9.0 | 1 vote | No 3. in United Kingdom
  • Henk Nouws July 1983
  • Rate 9
  • Positive Going through the wild, following my nose, picking up old drove roads, climbing the mountains.
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Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2018
  • Fastpacking
  • Guidebook to fastpacking - multi-day running trips carrying the bare essentials - in the UK, Europe and beyond. Includes 12 route ideas (all tried and tested), fastpacking stories from around the world (featuring Jez Bragg, Anna Frost and Jasmin Paris), and invaluable tips and tricks to help you prepare for your own running adventure. Read more
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2018
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • Scotland's Best Small Mountains
  • Walking guidebook to 40 of the best small mountains in Scotland under 3000ft (non-Munros). The best for beauty, views, character, history and location, and all suitable for walkers, the guidebook explores hills in the far north, Torridon, Lochaber, the Great Glen, the Cairngorms, Glencoe, Arrochar, the Trossachs and Skye, Eigg, Mull and Arran. Read more
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2013
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2019
  • The End to End Trail
  • A practical guidebook for walking from Land's End to John o' Groats. The 1956km (1215 mile) long-distance route, known as the End to End Trail, follows paths and tracks rather than road, and takes to the hills whenever it can. The route is presented in 61 daily stages averaging just less than 32km (20 miles). Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2018
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United Kingdom
2008
  • Arran Coastal Way
  • The Arran Coastal Way is one of Scotland's newest long-distance walks, running around the coast of the Isle of Arran for 65 miles. Arran is easily reached from Glasgow by frequent ferry from nearby Ardrossan. Famous as 'Scotland in miniature', the island is rich in coastal scenery and wildlife, with fine castles, caves, and standing stones.... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2012
  • Munros Walking Vol 1: Southern, Central and Western Highlands
  • Walking the Munros Vol. 1: Southern, Central and Western Highlands guide from Cicerone Press presenting 69 routes over 139 Munro summits, with detailed route descriptions, custom-made 1:100,000 map extracts, access and accommodation recommendations, etc.The guide covers areas 1 to 5 shown on our Coverage image; each has roughly a similar number... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • The Last Wilderness: A Journey into Silence
  • Neil Ansell`s `The Last Wilderness` is a mesmerising book on nature and solitude by a writer who has spent his lifetime taking solitary ventures into the wild. For any readers of the author`s previous book, `Deep Country`, Robert Macfarlane`s `The Old Ways` or William Atkins` `The Moor`.`A gem of a book, an extraordinary tale. Ansell`s rich... Read more
Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • Walking in the Angus Glens
  • A guidebook to 30 walks in the Angus Glens; north of Dundee and south of the Cairngorms. Covering the five Glens of Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk with routes for competent walkers to explore remote upland areas. From 6 to 25km, the walks visit Munro peaks, glacial valleys, craggy corries, forests and lochs, and treat you to fabulous views. Read more
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United Kingdom
2013
  • Walking in the Angus Glens
  • A guidebook to 30 walks in the Angus Glens; north of Dundee and south of the Cairngorms. Covering the five Glens of Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk with routes for competent walkers to explore remote upland areas. From 6 to 25km, the walks visit Munro peaks, glacial valleys, craggy corries, forests and lochs, and treat you to fabulous views. Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • The Angus Glens - A Walker`s Guide - 30 Routes for Exploring the Region
  • This handy guidebook describes 30 walks of different lengths and grades in and above the Angus Glens - Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk. Situated just north of Dundee and within easy reach of Brechin and Forfar, the glens of Angus radiate like the fingers and thumb of a hand, stretching from the fertile plains of Strathmore deep into the... Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2017
  • Great Glen Way
  • 40 Large-Scale Maps & Guides to 18 Towns and Villages - Planning, Places to Stay, Places to Eat - Fort William to Inverness Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • Great Glen Way: Fort William to Inverness
  • The Great Glen Way long-distance footpath begins where the West Highland Way ends - at Fort William - and follows the Great Glen faultline to finish at Inverness after 79 miles (127km). The trail passes Loch Lochy, Loch Oich and Loch Ness and also follows the towpath of the Caledonian Canal. It`s a relatively easy week-long walk amongst... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • Cairngorms Walking
  • Walking in the Cairngorms is experienced walker Ronald Turnbull’s Cicerone guide exploring the Munro summits of the Cairngorm region and also the smaller hills outside the main range. The guide covers the main Cairngorm range between Speyside and Deeside, as well as Lochnagar and offers the best of the area’s rocky scrambles and the classic... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wild Voices: Journeys Through Time in the Scottish Highlands
  • The journeys in this book are tales of adventure on foot and by canoe through some of the last wild places in Scotland. Each journey is haunted by the ghost of another writer - Neil Gunn, Iain Thomson, Rowena Farre - who has left behind the trace of his or her own experience of these isolated hills, glens, streams or lochs. Travelling in... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2019
  • DK Eyewitness `Back Roads` Great Britain
  • Take to the open road with Back Roads Great Britain and discover 25 leisurely drives through the country`s beautiful villages and stunning landscapes. Explore the spectacular scenery of the Lake District, follow a whisky trail through the Highlands or discover picturesque coastal villages in Cornwall. Packed with insider tips and information,... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2019
  • Reisgids Back Roads Great Britain | Dorling Kindersley
  • Take to the open road with Back Roads Great Britain and discover 25 leisurely drives through the country`s beautiful villages and stunning landscapes. Explore the spectacular scenery of the Lake District, follow a whisky trail through the Highlands or discover picturesque coastal villages in Cornwall. Packed with insider tips and information,... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exploring the Nevis Range and Mamores Scotland: The Complete Guide
  • Designed as the most comprehensive guide available for the hill walker exploring the Nevis and Mamore ranges in the Scottish Highlands around Fort William, this book describes in detail the best and most rewarding routes across the area, ranging from peaceful strolls through scenic glens to ascents of the principal Munros (peaks over 3000ft)... Read more
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Maps

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  • Glen Coe XT25
  • Glen Coe area of the Scottish Highlands, including Glen Etive and Black Mount, at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The map is double-sided, with an overlap between the sides, and extends from Loch leven, Kinlochmore and the Blackwater Reservoir southwards to Loch Etive and Loch Tulla. Additional... Read more
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  • Glen Coe - Glen Etive & Black Mount Harvey Superwalker XT25
  • Glen Coe area of the Scottish Highlands, including Glen Etive and Black Mount, at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. The map is double-sided, with an overlap between the sides, and extends from Loch leven, Kinlochmore and the Blackwater Reservoir southwards to Loch Etive... Read more
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  • Rob Roy Way Harvey National Trail XT40
  • Rob Roy Way, one of Scotland’s Great Trails from Drymen just north of Glasgow along Loch Tay to Pitlochry on the edge of the Cairngorms National Park presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The whole route, either 124km/77 miles or 151km/94 miles long depending on which variant one follows,... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Rob Roy Way | Harvey Maps
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van de Rob Roy Way in Schotland. Geplastificeerd met veel extra informatie en uitsnedes van de route. One of Scotland's Great Trails Rob Roy Way is a walk across part of the Southern Highlands of Scotland taking in some of the most beautiful countryside in the UK. Starting from Drymen it goes north east to finish in... Read more
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  • Lochnagar and Glen Shee
  • Lochnagar and Glen Shee area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage includes the Glenshee Ski Centre and Loch Muick.Maps in Harvey Read more
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  • Lochnagar & Glen Shee Harvey Superwalker
  • Lochnagar and Glen Shee area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage includes the Glenshee Ski Centre and Loch Muick.Maps in Harvey’s Superwalker series have contours at 15m intervals, with additional graphics for various types of terrain (crags,... Read more
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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
  • An Teallach & Fisherfield Harvey Superwalker
  • An Teallach and Fisherfield area of Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series covering popular hiking areas of Great Britain and Ireland, annotated with additional information for walkers.Maps in Harvey’s Superwalker series have contours at 15m... 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
  • Ben Venue - Loch Ard Forest & the Trossachs Harvey Superwalker
  • Ben Venue: Loch Ard Forest and the Trossachs area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series.Maps in Harvey’s Superwalker series have contours at 15m intervals, with additional graphics for various types of terrain (crags, large boulders, scattered rocks) and... 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
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  • Ben Nevis, Fort William & Glen Coe 25K AA/OS Walker`s Map No. 26
  • Ben Nevis, Fort William and Glen Coe at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes Spean Bridge, Roybridge, Kinlochell, Corpach, Kinlochleven, Onich, Corran, Kentallen, Loch Eil, Loch Linnhe, Ardgour, Loch Leven,... Read more
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  • Ben Avon
  • Ben Avon area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Maps in Harvey Read more
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  • Ben Avon Harvey Superwalker XT25
  • Ben Avon area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Maps in Harvey’s Superwalker series have contours at 15m intervals, with additional graphics for various types of terrain (crags, large boulders, scattered rocks) and colouring for different kinds of... Read more
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  • 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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Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart South Loch Ness Trail | Harvey Maps
  • 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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United Kingdom
  • Cairn Gorm & Ben Avon Harvey Superwalker XT25
  • Cairn Gorm and Ben Avon area in the heart of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. The peak of Cairn Gorm is on the eastern side of the map, with coverage extending north to Glanmore and the outskirts of Aviemore, west to Achlean and River Feshie and south... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Kintail: Glen Shiel Harvey Superwalker XT25 Map
  • The Kintail area of the Scottish Highlands at 1:25,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage extends from Shiel Bridge along Glen Shiel to Loch Cluanie and includes The Saddle, plus Càrn Ghluasaid on the eastern edge of the map.Maps in Harvey’s Superwalker series have contours at... Read more
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  • 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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Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart East Highland Way | Harvey Maps
  • 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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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • East Highland Way Walking Holiday
  • A great walk from Fort William to Aviemore through the highlands of Scotland. The East Highland Way traverses the dramatic landscapes of the Highlands of Scotland. On this epic trip you have the chance to absorb the rich history and wildlife of an area less travelled. From Pictish Forts, through the Highland Clearances to World War II memorials... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • West Highland Escape
  • Three days of excellent walking along the world famous West Highland Way. Three days of excellent walking along the world famous West Highland Way. Best described as Scotland’s finest long distance walk, the West Highland Way takes you through some of the the country's finest scenery. With this short break we have focused on arguably the most... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • West Highland Way Self-Guided Walking Holiday
  • Walk Scotland's famous long distance trail overnighting in hand-picked accommodations and with daily door-to-door bag transfer. Discover the spectacular landscape of the Scottish Highland's on the West Highland Way - Scotland's most famous long-distance trail. Towering mountains, tranquil lochs and rushing rivers combine to reward you with a... 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
  • West Highland Way - Highlights
  • Walk the most scenic sections of the West Highland Way in 6 days of self-guided walking on Scotland's most famous long distance trail. Discover the Scotland's spectacular landscape on the West Highland Way; towering mountains, tranquil lochs and rushing rivers combine to reward you with a unique and ever changing experience as you journey from... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Arran Coastal Way Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Walking holiday around the Isle of Arran. The Arran Coastal Way encircles one of Scotland’s most famous islands often described as Scotland in miniature. A wonderfully varied walk where you can walk along beautiful beaches,choose to come inland briefly to climb Goat Fell for spectacular views to the mainland, and visit the King's Cave. A... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Great Glen Way In Comfort Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • 9 days & 8 nights Great Glen Way In Comfort self guided walking holiday. 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... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Kintyre Way Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • A 7 - 9 day self-guided Kintyre Way walking holiday. The week long itinerary starts off with shorter days to get the legs going and becomes progressively more challenging. The remote Kintyre peninsula on the West Coast of Scotland is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. What better way to discover the ruined castles, rich wildlife, fabulous... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Best of The West Highland Way
  • Self-guided walking holiday taking in the highlights of Scotland's famous West Highland Way trail from Glasgow to Fort William. Walk the highlights of the West Highland Way—Scotland’s most famous long distance trail. Hike the route as it winds its way north through verdant lowlands, traces the “bonnie banks” of Loch Lomond, and follows deep... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Rob Roy Way Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • A walking holiday through the heart of Scotland from Drymen to Pitlochry. The Rob Roy Way is an atmospheric, history steeped walk through one of the prettiest parts of Scotland. As you follow in the footsteps of the notorious outlaw Rob Roy you get a sense of appreciation of his love for the area and his passion for defending his land. As you... 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
  • Scottish Coast to Coast Walk Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • An iconic self guided walking holiday across the highlands of Scotland. Traverse Scotland from Coast to Coast on foot. Take on a classic journey from Perth to Fort William across the moors, mountains and rivers of the central Scottish Highlands. The Scottish Coast to Coast walk visits charming highland towns, remote hotels, quiet glens and wide... 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
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - Schotland
  • De Small Isles bestaan uit 4 eilanden van de Inner Hebrides aan de Schotse westkust. Op de Small Isles, genaamd Eigg, Canna, Rum en Muck, woont slechts een handjevol mensen. De natuur,  het landschap, de vogelrijkdom en het uitzicht zijn daardoor overweldigend. Op alle eilanden kan je een korte wandeling maken, zeearenden spotten, langs het... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - Schotland
  • De West Highland Way, Schotlands beroemde lange afstandswandelpad, heeft een totale lengte van 152 kilometer en verbindt Glasgow in met de hoogste berg, Ben Nevis (1342m), bij Fort William. Dit wandelpad geeft een prachtige dwarsdoorsnede te zien van de Schotse natuur en cultuur. Wandelend tussen 'lochs' en 'glens' passeer je oude kasteelruïnes... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - West Highland Way
  • Het beroemdste wandelpad van Schotland, de West Highland Way, voert u van Glasgow naar Fort William, aan de voet van de Ben Nevis, de hoogste berg van Schotland. U wandelt langs de oevers van het grote Loch Lomond, over de leegte van Rannoch Moor en door de engte van Glen Coe. Een fraaie kennismaking met de Highlands, waarbij u overnacht in... Read more
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