TR: West Highland Way

Discussion in 'General Fitness' started by GeoffC, Feb 1, 2006.

  1. GeoffC

    GeoffC Guest

    West Highland Way 7-day backpack report/photos uploaded from Tuesday to Monday.

    A winter trek of the very popular WHW through the western highlands of Scotland. Weather-wise, this
    was an astonishing trip for a Scottish January, with only one five-minute very light sleet shower
    and hardly a breath of wind all week. In the enclosed valleys and forests it felt really warm and we
    were walking in base layers.

    The short daylight hours made our schedule surprisingly hard but it was a great time to do it - we
    saw less than a dozen people in the whole week and none at all on four of the days, and of course no
    midges.


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  2. Loadsa high cloud, lucky right enough. I have only walked it
    from Milngavie to Tyndrum.

    Nick
     
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