Stage 5: Crianlarich – Bridge of Orchy

Stage 5: Crianlarich - Bridge of Orchy · The West Highland Way

In Crianlarich the train also stays longer than necessary, about 6 minutes. Crianlarich has train station and bus stop, as I told you. It is a good starting point to the north, towards the Highlands, and a good point of return to the south, towards the Lowlands. Or you can change lanes and head west to Oban.

Stage 2: Drymen – Rowardennan

Stage 2: Drymen - Rowardennan - West Highland Way

There were three busy tables having breakfast early, two couples and me. Mine, next to the windows. I was absent watching as it rained when he brought me the scrambled eggs. It’s raining, he told me. She grabbed a chair, and began to tell me that they opened a few months ago, that it was a very warm March and April, that she had done the entire West Highland Way a couple of times …

Stage 1: Milngavie – Drymen

The West Highland Way Stages

On Saturday mornings, Glasgow sleeps. Waiting for the 8:31 train we were 5 people, three of them with backpacks. On the 8:20 train, which I let go so as not to sprint, three more boarded. The train left and arrived on time, and in Milngavie we all looked like we were starting the West Highland Way.