The West Highland Way
Social & Pre-planning Meeting
The purpose of this social meeting is to provide you with information about the West Highland Way - Scotland’s most famous walk.
If you are interested in traveling to Scotland and want to visit Glasgow, Loc Lomond, Ben Nevis and the Highlands - The West Highland Way has it ALL and this pre-meeting is for YOU……
IS IT FOR ME?
This is a stunning long distance walk, showcasing some of the best scenery that Scotland has to offer. If you are going to do one walk in Scotland then it should be the West Highland Way.
Details will be provided about the West Highland Way:
• Introduction to the West Highland Way
• Where we will be staying
• Where we will be eating and drinking (evening)
• Lunch breaks
• Transporting your luggage between each location for you
• Local shops / Banks / Post Offices
• Day Off - Minibus trip to Oban
• Peak bagging: http://www.meetup.com/Natural-Born-Hikers/files/
• What to bring / wear
• Daily walking distances and terrain
• Safety and comfort
• Deposits and overall cost (depending on various activities)
NOTE: Please email me if you have any questions about this West Highland Way trip and I will answer all your questions at the meeting and/or return email.
Food & Drink:
I will cook:
Chicken curry with rice.
Each person to bring a bottle of wine (entrance fee)
(No wine - No entrance - No exceptions)
The venue will be at my house in Oakwood and
I will provide address details nearer the time.
Natural Born Hikers operate within:
The Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992.
For more information:
Look at the following site for the simplified explanation http://www.travelwatchdog.com/Travel%20Regs.htm/
IMPORTANT NOTE: We consider safety to be our number one priority and while we never take unnecessary risks, we do recognise that any outdoor activity involves a danger of personal injury or death. Remember that you should be aware of and accept these risks as you are responsible for your own safety and you should not undertake anything beyond your abilities. It is also your responsibility to be correctly equipped for the weather and activity you have chosen to participate in.
We recommend that everyone participating in outdoor activities obtain appropriate insurance. The BMC offer excellent policies for all outdoor enthusiasts at very competitive rates: https://www.thebmc.co.uk/modules/insurance/Landing.aspx