Is the West Highland Way well way-marked?

Q. Hi,I was wondering whether the WHW is well route-marked. I love walking but get extremely frustrated when the way is not clear and I waste loads of time trying to work out if I'm going the right way!! Thanks.

Heather Gibson, Ayr


A. Isn't that what a map and compass is for? Seriously, if you need to rely on marker posts to walk the WHW then I'd question whether the route is right for you.

Hugh Evans, Southport


A. Hi Heather, The WHW is very well route-marked and a map is really not necessary. However, I do recommend getting the Trailblazer Guide for the route as it is packed full of useful information.

Lloyd Atkins, Norwich


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