Great Glen Way 3: Laggan to Fort Augustus

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The third section of the Great Glen Way is one of the finest. Two beautiful sections of the Caledonian Canal sandwich the lovely walk along the wild side of Loch Oich with its magnificent natural woodlands.


Easy canal tow-path plus a well made shared cycle path on the east side of Loch Oich.

Public Transport

Laggan Locks are passed by the Citylink buses between Fort William and Inverness.


Car park at Laggan Locks. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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