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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

8.45am bus to Kilchattan turning circle to walk the southern loop of the WIW along the cliff side path to the lighthouse, Glen Callum Bay and St Blanes, then by the airport, golf course, and Stravanan Bay, Lord James Ride, the Moor Road, Loch Fad, Ballachgoy, Gortans, and descending to Port Bannatyne for return by public transport (every 30 minutes from Port Bannatyne).

Tuesday, 9 January 2024
Start time:
8:45 am
Estimated finish time:
5:30 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
25.7km / 16.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

Features

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

Starting point

Grid reference:
NS 08897 64719
Nearest postcode:
PA20 9AG
what3words:
arose.nipping.spoons
Start time:
8:45 am

8.45am bus south from Guildford Square to Kilchattan turning circle

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