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West Highland Way Storymap – A Natural Tour

An introduction to biodiversity along the West Highland Way

The West Highland Way is famous for its stunning scenery and wildlife, but how much do you know about the special protections given to the landscapes you will be walking through?

Click here to get started: The West Highland Way – A Natural Tour

This interactive storymap allows you to follow the route along its 96 miles, discovering more about the natural environment and wildlife you may see along the Way. This short video shows how to use it:

Overview map of WHW storymap with introductory text

Map view of Highland Boundary Fault and explanatory text     Red Squirrel with explanatory text below on What might I see?


Best viewed on a desktop browser.

Photo credit: Adrienne Sharp

The production and marketing of the WHW Nature Story was supported by Scottish Government and Forth Valley & Lomond CLLD Programme 2023-2024.


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