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Five day Knoydart exploration
Introduction to Walk 2513

Photo from the walk - Five day Knoydart exploration

County/Area - Highland

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 85.0 miles / 138.1 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Grade - very hard

This is a demanding walk in some of the wildest country in Scotland. Before starting the route you need to do some careful planning and take particular note of the potential for bad weather. Despite this the walk provides a close insight into the wonderful country that this remote part of Scotland offers to walkers.


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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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