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Coast to Coast - Scotland

214 km / 133 miles

Argyll and Bute, Fife, Perth, Stirling
The route takes a line through Tyndrum, Crianlarich, St Fillans and passes the Hopetoun Monument.

In the former Ronald Turnbull publication, now out of print, no set route is provided - in keeping with the spirit of the annual TGO Challenge which allows for participants to plan their own routes within broad limits - but it details various alternatives.


Path Type: Kanters
Attributes: Challenging; Coast-to-Coast; Moorland
NM858299 - Oban, Argyll and Bute
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NO515166 - St Andrews, Fife
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Web Sites: Undiscovered Scotland - Coast to Coast Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback: Scottish Coast to Coast (Challenge Publications - 2000)
Paperback: Across Scotland on Foot (Grey Stone Books - 1994)


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  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers: Baggage Handling and Self-Guided Walks (Easyways)
Support Providers: Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Beks Treks UK)
Support Providers: Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Transcotland)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
Hostel Accommodation: Oban Backpackers < 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Oban Lodge YHA, Esplanade, Oban 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Oban YHA, Esplanade,Oban 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Corran House, Oban, Argyll 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Jeremy Inglis Hostel, Oban, Argyll < 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Backpackers Plus, Oban < 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: By The Way Hostel And Campsite, Lower Station Rd, Tyndrum < 1 Km 59 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Crianlarich YHA, Station Road, Crianlarich < 1 Km 70 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Comrie Croft, Braincroft, By Crieff/Comrie, Perthshire 3 Km 120 Km
Hostel Accommodation: St Andrews YHA, Buchanan Gardens, St Andrews < 1 Km 211 Km

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Connected Paths:

Scotland's Great Trails: Fife Coastal Path; Rob Roy Way; West Highland Way
Other Paths: Famous Highland Drove Walk; Mary Queen of Scots Way; Saint Andrew's Way; St Columba's Way; St Margaret's Way; St. Duthac's Way; St. Margaret's Way - The Elbow; Stevenson Way
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Anytime Challenges: Five Degree West Challenge


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Route Profile:

214.6 Km (133.3 miles)
3,984 m (13,071 ft) ascent
597 m (1,959 ft)  maximum height