The John Muir Way: Dedicated to the Scotsman, Founder and ‘Father’ of the US’s National Parks
John Muir Way is Scotland’s newest and perhaps most diverse walking trail. Named after the 19th-century Scottish-American naturalist John Muir, the walk is a staggering 134 miles and takes you from the West coast of Helensburgh to Muir’s birthplace at Dunbar on the East Coast.
- Walk through The Trossachs and Loch Lomond National Park
- Spend one night, or an extra rest day in the Scottish capital
- Witness the Falkirk Wheel, linking the Union and Forth & Clyde canals together
- Stay in quaint towns and villages along your walk, including the seaside town of North Berwick
- Visit the childhood home and birthplace of John Muir at Dunbar
- An interesting range of scenery, from coastline to national park to the nations historic capital