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WHW - Day 2 - Dryden to Rowardennan
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County/Area - Stirling

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Time - 7 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

Day 2 of the West Highland Way takes you over Conic Hill and down to the shores of Loch Lomond.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

Other walks nearby

Walk 2659
3.7 miles / 5.9 km away
Conic Hill from Balmaha
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3009
9.6 miles / 15.4 km away
Ben Lomond from Loch Lomond
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1493
9.7 miles / 15.5 km away
WHW - Day 3 - Rowardennan to Inverarnan
Grade - moderate
Length - 14.0 miles / 22.8 km
Walk 1296
9.7 miles / 15.5 km away
Beinn Eich & Doune Hill
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2552
10.1 miles / 16.2 km away
A West Highland Way Experience
Grade - moderate
Length - 95.0 miles / 154.4 km
Walk 1490
10.1 miles / 16.2 km away
West Highland Way - A personal experience
Grade - moderate
Length - 96.0 miles / 156 km
Walk 1491
10.1 miles / 16.2 km away
WHW - Day 1 - Milngavie to Drymen
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 2309
11.8 miles / 18.8 km away
Ben A'an from Loch Achray
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1350
14.7 miles / 23.4 km away
Ben Ledi, near Callander
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1298
15.2 miles / 24.3 km away
The Cobbler from Arrochar
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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West Highland Way Map Booklet

West Highland Way Map BookletThis compact booklet of maps shows the full route of the 95 mile West Highland Way Scottish Long Distance Route, via Loch Lomond and Rannoch Moor. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps.
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The West Highland Way

The West Highland WayGuidebook to walking the West Highland Way National Trail, a 95 mile Scottish long-distance route from Milngavie near Glasgow to Fort William, passing Loch Lomond and crossing Rannoch Moor. Suggested itineraries over 6 to 9 days. Includes accommodation guide and pull-out 1:25K OS map booklet.
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