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John Muir Way

A coast to coast path created in honour of the father of National Parks, with one of the most scenic sections through Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park.

At a glance:

  • Length: 134 miles / 215 km
  • Passes through:
  • Connects with:

The John Muir Way – Scotland’s newest long distance route – stretches 134 miles (215 km) across Scotland’s heartland, running between Helensburgh in the west through to Dunbar on the east coast and Muir’s birthplace.


Balloch Castle Country Park

It is an accessible and varied route, linking together the finest landscapes, countryside and places of interest, for anyone to use. The route links together core paths, other promoted routes, trails and cycle ways, including the original John Muir Way in East Lothian.

Find out more about doing the route and get interactive maps at:

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