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Isle of Bute Group

We are the Isle of Bute Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

10am from the Discovery Centre to walk through Rothesay to Ballochgoy and follow the West Island Way to Gortans, and the tramway from Port Bannatyne to Glenmore, continuing on the Ettrick Bay tearooms.

Saturday, 13 January 2024
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
12:30 pm
Difficulty:
Easy
Distance:
6.4km / 4.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
linear

Return buses hourly from Ettrick Bay.

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Toilets available
  • Accessible by public transport

Starting point

Grid reference:
NS 08759 64773
Nearest postcode:
PA20 0AH
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Start time:
10:00 am

10am from the Discovery Centre

Finishing point

Grid reference:
NS 03558 66429
Nearest postcode:
PA20 0QX
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Estimated finish time:
12:30 pm

Ettrick Bay tearooms

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking