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The Kintyre Way - Campbeltown


Diversion on Lussa Loch

We'd like to advise all who are planning to enjoy the Kintyre Way in the near future that a short diversion is currently in place on the section of walk around the beautiful Lussa Loch. The diversion is well signposted and will guide you around the … Read more

Many congratulations to George, our local hero

Kintyre Way veteran George Dunlop has just completed all 100 miles of the Kintyre Way, travelling south to north, in only eight days. George used the regular buses run by West Coast Motors to get him to the start of each of the walk’s sections and … Read more

Champions go the extra mile for the Kintyre Way!

Congratulations to the 2022 Kintyre Way Champions. All are members of the Friends of the Kintyre Way, who help keep the path clear and well signposted to allow local and visiting walkers, runners and cyclists best enjoy their visit. Mark Cosgrove, … Read more

Book launch opens a new chapter for the Kintyre Way

We’re delighted to announce the publication of the fourth edition of Kintyre Way by Sandra Bardwell and Jacquetta Megarry. Part of the fabulous Rucksack Readers range, this fully updated version offers brand new images, route news, improved mapping, … Read more

The Kintyre Way Tarbert Section Closure

Part of the route has been closed for safety reasons. The contractor is removing some trees across the main path and has requested a power shutdown to complete the work. This should be completed by Wednesday 18th January. Please see the attached … Read more

Join us on our Big Autumn Adventure

Are you ready for our  Big Autumn Adventure? This is a challenge for all walkers and wildlife watchers who plan to enjoy the 100-mile-long route in the months ahead. Can you ‘ spy and snap’ our four VIP wildlife attractions? These include a Red … Read more

Tarbert to Skipness - Tree Felling

Tree felling operations August to September 2022 between Tarbert and Skipness. Route may be affected - follow the contractor’s diversion signs. Read more

Kintyre Way - Walk and Ride Leaflets

All the guides to using local transport to help you navigate the Kintyre Way have now been released. Click on the image for a larger version 1-7. Read more

Kintyre Way Leaflets

Keep an eye on our news, coming soon! A guide to using local transport to help you navigate the sections of the Kintyre Way. Here is a taster – Section 7, Southend to Machrihanish. Read more

Kintyre Way Ultra

The Ultra will form the heart of a new Kintyre Festival of Running – three races over the weekend of 13–15 May. In conjunction with the organisers of the Carradale Canter, you can also enjoy a 5km or 10km Carradale Canter warm down on Sunday … Read more