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The West Highland Way

Walking / Outdoor Guide

By: Jacquetta Megarry (Author)

64 pages, 70 photos, 6 colour maps

Rucksack Readers

Spiralbound | Feb 2011 | Edition: 4 | #230602 | ISBN-13: 9781898481416
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NHBS Price: £10.99 $14/€13 approx

About this book

The West Highland Way is Scotland's most popular long-distance walk, running 96 miles (155 km) from Glasgow, Scotland's largest city, through its first National Park, across the western Highlands to the foot of its highest mountain, Ben Nevis. This is the fourth, fully revised edition of the popular rucksack-friendly guidebook and includes the "extra mile" into Fort William. It contains all you need to plan and enjoy one of the world's finest walks. This book: includes detailed route description; offers background on Loch Lomond, history and wildlife; has a map of the entire route in 6 drop-down panels (1:100,000); provides practical information about transport and travel; is lavishly illustrated, with 70 colour photographs; and is printed on waterproof paper.


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Biography

Jacquetta Megarry is a professional author who turned publisher in 2000 when she created the Rucksack Reader format to meet the needs of long-distance walkers. The West Highland Way was her first long-distance walk and it remains her favourite among Scottish walks. She has completed it end-to-end several times and revisits parts of it repeatedly.

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