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Route outline on island with path nameWest Island Way

48 km / 30 miles

Argyll and Bute
A route on the Isle of Bute embracing a variety of landscapes including seashore, moorland, farmland and forest. It passes St Blane's Chapel, the abandoned townships in Glen More and the outskirts of Rothesay. There is minimal road-walking.


Details:

Path Type
Scotland's Great Trails
Waymark: Route outline on island with path name
Waymark
Route outline on island with path name
Attributes
Scotland's Great Trails; Coastal; Moorland
Start
NS108544 - Kilchattan Bay, Argyll and Bute
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Finish
NS069673 - Kames Bay, Argyll and Bute
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Open Date
2000

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook
Cowal Way : with Isle of Bute (Rucksack Readers - 2009)

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
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Other Paper Maps:
Map (Other)
Discover the Isle of Bute: Including West Island Way (Footprint Maps - 2017 reprint)

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
21 Km

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Route Profile:

47.2 Km (29.3 miles)
869 m (2,851 ft) ascent
146 m (479 ft)  maximum height