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The West Island Way, Scotland

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The West Island Way is located in Scotland. Arrange to visit The West Island Way and other attractions in Fairlie using our Fairlie tour planner.
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  • We like walking on vacations, and did sections of this on two different days. Its well marked, and there are good guides online. My mapping app, GaiaGPS, and the Open Hiking Maps had the trails clearl...  more »
  • First of all by the map at the information centre it is worth it. The whole of the island walk can be done in various stages over 3,4 or more days depending on how far you wish to walk each day. This ...  more »
  • I have done this walk many times not all in one go! There is a seat near Gortans farm with a make shift hand holding what could be for a tea light also a pot that people put money in. I have never fou...  more »

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