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MacDonald Walks

Edinburgh EH1 1BQ, Scotland
+44 7597 629397
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West Highland Way Part 1 - Milngavie to Rowardennan

Fantastic 3 day walking experience organised by Ross and his wife Ruth of Macdonald Walks. Well... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
alirenwick109
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Excellent 3 day trip on the West Highland Way

Just back from an excellent 3-day guided walk along 27 miles of the West Highland Way (October... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
Neil M
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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MacDonald Walks would like to show you Scotland in a walk! We will adventure into Scotlands hills and have a interesting add on to our walks - each will be a different experience. Various walks at various prices please check which one is right for...more
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fantastic 3 day walking experience organised by Ross and his wife Ruth of Macdonald Walks. Well organised with superb accommodation for the 2 nights in between each day's walk. Ross is a very entertaining but informative guide with good knowledge of the area. A camp...More

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Ross H, Owner at MacDonald Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

Thanks for your company and we appreciate you coming along - till the next time. Ross

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just back from an excellent 3-day guided walk along 27 miles of the West Highland Way (October 2016). Well organised by Ross and Ruth with luggage transfers and great accommodation, as well as great scenery. Looking forward to part 2 next October.

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Ross H, Owner at MacDonald Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

Good to be with you, during our days together. Good fun. Ross

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fantastic company and so well organised walk with Ross and Ruth. A section of the West Highland Way done with smiles ,laughs, all round good company and a sense of achievment. Stop overs added to the wonderful experience which included stunning views throughout our 3...More

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Ross H, Owner at MacDonald Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

Thanks for your review and we enjoyed your company. Ross

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Reviewed 18 March 2015

A brilliant walk led by Ross through Glen Doll and up over Mayer( part of the Cairgorm range ) was enjoyed by 7 adults of various experience. Ross was great fun, very attentive, strong ability to inspire confidence in difficult places (steep icy snow )....More

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Reviewed 17 March 2015

A trip to Corrie Fee never fails to excite. And with MacDonald Walks an added adventure of climbing Mayer a Munro was to be had. Being March patches of snow were certainly there above 550m on the path and on the hills. The wind had...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2015

My first visit to this region, I found the walk very well-organised. Scenery was stunning! Walk was from Glen Doll visitor centre, through Corrie Fee and on to the summit of Mayar, one of Scotland's Munros. The guide, Ross, was well-prepared, knowledgeable and really helpful....More

Thank Gavin B
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Reviewed 16 May 2014

I've walked a number of times in the Pentland hills near Edinburgh and we wanted to go further afield. MacDonald walks provided a great day out further north in the Ochils. The day and distance was flexible and Ross, who was leading the walk, was...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2014

I came to Edinburgh just the day before the walk so what I saw in the hills was my very first scotish experience. And it was an extremely good one:) Our guide, Ross, was well prepared: he had all the necessary equipment for the walk...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2014

It was great idea to go on this trip! Even if at the beginning it was raining, the guide was perfectly prepared for this kind of "surprises". We got waterproof cloaks and umrellas. I come form another country so for me it was great experience:...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2014

I had a lot of fun walking with our guide Ross, he is so knowledgeable about the region, the walking activity, whisky tasting, etc! It is also perfect for foreign people, tourists, students as the guide explain everything very clearly and makes you feel comfortable....More

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