Best Walks in Highland

Walks, Scotland

Explore some of the most beautiful parts of Highland with these walking routes.

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  • Preview of Edinbane forest walk

    Edinbane forest walk

    Eilean a'Cheo Ward, Highland

    by ned1968

    by ned1968

    2hr 15m / 8.8km
    A walk around Edinbane and the forest from a campsite.
    Wildlife Great views Hilly & steep Dog friendly
  • Preview of Kildonan lochGreshornish Fancs

    Kildonan lochGreshornish Fancs

    Eilean a'Cheo Ward, Highland

    by ned1968

    by ned1968

    1hr 15m / 3.7km
    A walk around Eilean a'Cheo Ward, Highland with views across the water.
    Water feature Great views
  • Preview of Loch Morlich Circuit

    Loch Morlich Circuit

    Cairngorms

    by miles

    by miles

    1hr 45m / 5.9km
    Fine views, beach, forest and water
    Parking Public toilets Picnic spot Refreshments Great views Water feature
  • Preview of The Beach

    The Beach

    Thurso, Highland

    by krazymudkip

    by krazymudkip

    1 hour / 0.7km
    A walk around Thurso, Highland
    Parking Refreshments Dog friendly Great views Child friendly Water feature
  • Preview of Arisaig to Camusdarach Beach

    Arisaig to Camusdarach Beach

    Mallaig, Highland

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    2 hours / 4km
    Walk along the calm crystal clear waters of the west coast and find a quiet spot to relax.
    Wildlife Water feature Great views Parking Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of Steall Falls, Glen Nevis

    Steall Falls, Glen Nevis

    Fort William, Highland, Scotland

    by mrjamieboyd

    by mrjamieboyd

    1hr 40m / 4.9km
    A walk through Glen Nevis to the Steall Falls.
    Parking Public toilets Picnic spot Great views Hilly & steep Water feature
  • Preview of Eynort Leg Stretcher

    Eynort Leg Stretcher

    Eynort, Highland

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    2hr 10m / 8.5km
    A nice calm leg stretcher. Maybe not a highlight of Skye but a good option if you want a break from the usual or a nice running route.
    Water feature Great views Picnic spot Parking Hilly & steep Dog friendly
  • Preview of Cromarty Firth from Nigg walk

    Cromarty Firth from Nigg walk

    Nigg, Highland

    by nisbetfolk

    by nisbetfolk

    1hr 10m / 3.5km
    Spectacular walk, first along the beach then the road and pasture to take in everything Cromarty Firth has to offer.
    Water feature Great views Picnic spot Parking Hilly & steep Dog friendly
  • Preview of Nairn beach and country walk

    Nairn beach and country walk

    Nairn, Highland

    by se4ite

    by se4ite

    1hr 30m / 6km
    A jaunt around Nairn, Highland
    Dog friendly Great views Child friendly Water feature Public transport
  • Preview of Oronsay tidal causeway

    Oronsay tidal causeway

    Ullinish, Skye, Highland

    by claud

    by claud

    50 minutes / 2km
    Walk across at low tide to explore the island of Oronsay. Enjoy peace, great views and wildflowers along the route. Time is one-way.
    Water feature Great views Parking Hilly & steep Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of Buachaille Etive Mòr

    Buachaille Etive Mòr

    Glencoe, Highland

    by simonhird

    by simonhird

    6hr 55m / 2.8km
    A walk up one of Glencoe’s famous peaks. A shortened version for less experienced walkers can be made by turning back below the snow line.
    Parking Picnic spot Dog friendly Great views Hilly & steep
  • Preview of Quiraing Walk

    Quiraing Walk

    Isle of Skye, Highland

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    2hr 35m / 5.5km
    The famous Quiraing Walk offering incredible views from the moment you start. Looking out to the outer Hebrides and the mainland.
    Great views Parking Hilly & steep
  • Preview of The Fairy Glen

    The Fairy Glen

    Uig, Highland

    by mrjamieboyd

    by mrjamieboyd

    35 minutes / 0.3km
    Chase the fairy’s in Uig, Isle of Skye
    Parking Picnic spot Dog friendly Great views Hilly & steep Water feature
  • Preview of The Old man of Storr

    The Old man of Storr

    Portree, Highland

    by mrjamieboyd

    by mrjamieboyd

    4hr 55m / 8.4km
    The truly epic walk with stunning views of The Old Man of Storr.
    Parking Dog friendly Great views Hilly & steep Water feature
  • Preview of Loch Ness Forest Walk

    Loch Ness Forest Walk

    Fort Augustus, Highlands

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    3 hours / 11km
    A breakaway from the crowds and into the forest for a gentle (for The Highlands) alpine stroll and views over the south of Loch Ness.
    Water feature Great views Picnic spot Parking Hilly & steep Dog friendly
  • Preview of Ben Hiant

    Ben Hiant

    Fort William and Ardnamurchan Ward, Highland

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    2hr 30m / 4.5km
    A steep climb to the highest peak on the Ardnamurchan peninsula. Offering great views over the mainland, Mull and Skye on a clear day.
    Great views Parking
  • Preview of Corrieshalloch Gorge walk, Scotland

    Corrieshalloch Gorge walk, Scotland

    Garve, Scottish Highlands

    by se4ite

    by se4ite

    1 hour / 2km
    A circular walk round Carrieshalloch Gorge
    Parking Dog friendly Great views Water feature Child friendly Hilly & steep
  • Preview of Garbh Eilean Wildlife Hide

    Garbh Eilean Wildlife Hide

    Loch Sunart, Highland

    by allanweir

    by allanweir

    1 hour / 1.8km
    A peaceful little walk with potential to see seals, otters, dolphins and lots more. Bring the binoculars and settle in.
    Wildlife Water feature Great views Picnic spot Parking Child friendly

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