What we're about

This is for anyone interested in trekking anywhere in the UK. All skill levels welcome, whether you have never done a trek before or you are an experienced walker, we do a variety of treks so there is something for everyone.

Why choose us:

With hundreds of happy customers and numerous 5 star reviews quality is guaranteed.

• All our guides are qualified, friendly and have a real passion for walking.

• We take care of all the planning, so you can just enjoy the walk.

• We have been guiding treks since 2011.

Useful Info:

• You will need to book on The Thistle Trekking Website (www.thistletrekking.co.uk)

• The attendance list on Meetup is not accurate therefore please ignore it. A trek many only have a few spaces left on it so please check the website for the latest figures.

Upcoming events (5+)

The Cape Wrath Trail - Tuesday 14th May 2019 to Monday 27th May 2019

Please remember you must book your space using our web site: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/cape-wrath-trail/ Introduction to The Trek: This is a 11 day walk on one of the most challenging trails in the UK. Our Cape Wrath Trail is 158 miles of the most diverse walking in Scotland. Starting in Kinloch Hourn and finishing at the North West Point of Scotland, you will get to experience the most amazing scenery, from stunning coastline to intimidating mountains and everything in between. Highlights of This Trail -The chance to trek the UKs hardest long distance trail. -Fantastic view of The Torridon Mountain Range -One of Scotland’s most remote but beautiful beaches, Sandwood Bay. -Reaching The Cape Wrath Lighthouse, the North West Tip of the UK. What’s Included: Accommodation for 13 nights 11 Days walking A Qualified Mountain Leader A Full Information Pack Luggage transfer Maximum group size of 7 Free transport back to Fort William Support Vehicle available (so you can skip a section) Free pick up and drop off to Fort William train station Remember to book on you must book directly at: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/cape-wrath-trail/

The Aonach Eagach Ridge - Friday 31st May 2019 to Sunday 2nd June 2019

Please remember you must book your space using our web site: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/aonach-eagach-ridge/ Introduction to The Scramble: The Aonach Eagach Ridge is one of the most well-known ridges in Scotland and for many people it is high on their mountaineering list. The route summits two Munros; Meall Dearg and Sgorr nam Fiannaidh, but for many it is the legendary grade 2 scrambling in between these mountains that makes this such an exhilarating challenge. What’s Included: Accommodation for 2 nights 1 Day scrambling A Qualified Mountaineering Instructor A Full Information Pack Maximum group size of 3 per Instructor Transfer from accommodation to Glencoe Transfer after the Aonach Eagach Ridge Remember to book on you must book directly at: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/aonach-eagach-ridge/

Torridon Giants Trek - Sunday 2nd June 2019 to Saturday 8th June 2019

Please remember you must book your space using our web site: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/torridon-giants-trek/ Introduction to The Trek: The Torridon Giants trekking holiday lets you experience this wild and remote area of North West Scotland from sea level to the highest summits! With guided walking and scrambling on Beinn Allign, Liathach and Beinn Eighe. We give you the opportunity to summit 6 Munros in one of the most beautiful parts of the UK. However, this area can offer even more than these outstanding mountains. So, we will combine these 3 big days of walking with 2 gentle days of exploring the local area. The gentle days include low level trekking, a visit to The Whistle Stop Café and a Shellfish Safari by boat. These days give you the opportunity to relax and recover while ensuring you still have the chance to immerse yourself fully in this special place. Highlights of This Trail - Fabulous trekking and introductory scrambling on Beinn Allign and Beinn Eighe. - Liathach’s Munros and a traverse of The Am Fasarinen Pinnacles (grade 2 scrambling). - Lowlevel walking around Loch Coulin and Loch Clair. - A Shellfish Safari and lunch near Gairloch. - A small group of 4 customers per qualified guide to give you the best chance of success. What’s Included: Accommodation for 6 nights 5 Days walking A Qualified Mountain Leader A Full Information Pack Maximum group size of 8 Free transport back to Fort William Free pick up and drop off to Fort William train station Remember to book on you must book directly at: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/torridon-giants-trek/

The West Highland Way - Saturday 8th June 2019 to Sunday 16th June 2019

Please remember you must book your space using our web site: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/west-highland-way/ Introduction to The Trek: The West Highland Way is the most famous long distance trail in Scotland. It is 96miles/154km in length and begins in Milngavie (on the edge of Glasgow) and ends in Fort William. It is an incredibly diverse trail which explores some of the best scenery Scotland has to offer, from mountains and lochs to moorland and farmland this trek really does have it all. Highlights of This Trail - Walking along the side of Loch Lomond, the biggest loch in Scotland. - Crossing the impressive Rannoch Moor to gain views of the Glen Coe mountains - Walking to the summit of Conic Hill, for those that choose to. - Finishing in the shadow of Scotland’s largest mountain, Ben Nevis. What’s Included: Accommodation for 8 nights 7 Days walking A Qualified Mountain Leader A Full Information Pack Luggage transfer Maximum group size of 12 Free transport back to MilngavieSupport Vehicle available (so you can skip a section) Free pick up and drop off to Milngavie train station Remember to book on you must book directly at: https://www.thistletrekking.co.uk/treks/west-highland-way/

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