Photos of the West Highland Way in Winter

Photos from a winter walk along the West Highland Way from Glasgow to Fort William.

The start of the way in Milngavie

The start of the way in Milngavie

Looking back from near the start of the walk in Mugdock Wood at the edge of the Glasgow suburbs

Looking back from near the start of the walk in Mugdock Wood at the edge of the Glasgow suburbs

Shadows on faraway hills near Dryman

Shadows on faraway hills near Dryman

The sun setting on Loch Lomand

The sun setting on Loch Lomand

Looking down on Loch Lomond from Conic Hill

Looking down on Loch Lomond from Conic Hill

The sun setting on Ben Lomond

The sun setting on Ben Lomond

A misty morning by Loch Lomond

A misty morning by Loch Lomond

A very tame robin in Rowardennan carpark

A very tame robin in Rowardennan carpark

Loch Lomond was very still in the mist

Loch Lomond was very still in the mist

Crossing frozen streams was one of many things that made the route along the edge of Loch Lomand my least favourite part of the trip

Crossing frozen streams was one of many things that made the route along the edge of Loch Lomand my least favourite part of the trip

Frozen waterfall at Inversnaid

Frozen waterfall at Inversnaid

Looking North up Loch Lomond from my campsite

Looking North up Loch Lomond from my campsite

Sunrise taken from above Bridge of Orchy

Sunrise taken from above Bridge of Orchy

The first deep drift of snow. There were many more to come

The first deep drift of snow. There were many more to come

A hill near Victoria Bridge

A hill near Victoria Bridge

Looking ahead across Rannoch Moor

Looking ahead across Rannoch Moor

Looking back at my footprints crossing Rannoch Moor

Looking back at my footprints crossing Rannoch Moor

Deer on Rannoch Moor

Deer on Rannoch Moor

Standing on top of a deep drift

Standing on top of a deep drift

Looking back across Rannoch Moor

Looking back across Rannoch Moor

Buchaille Etive Mor at the entrance to Glen Coe

Buchaille Etive Mor at the entrance to Glen Coe

A very tame deer near Kingshouse

A very tame deer near Kingshouse

The monarch of the glen :-)

The monarch of the glen :-)

Looking back at Kingshouse as the sun rises

Looking back at Kingshouse as the sun rises

Looking back down whilst climbing the Devil’s staircase

Looking back down whilst climbing the Devil’s staircase

Looking onto the Mamores from the top of the Devil’s staircase

Looking onto the Mamores from the top of the Devil’s staircase

Seeing Ben Nevis on the final day

Seeing Ben Nevis on the final day

The end of the way

The end of the way