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8/12/2014 – Works on the High Route

Contractors will be doing repairs on the High Route between Fort Augustus and Invermoriston, click above Invermoriston, medications and at the Grotaig end from Mon 8th Dec for at least one week. There are no access restrictions but there may be short delays when machines are in operation. Please follow advice on safety signs and from staff.

Works on the A82

Please be aware of works on the A82, adiposity 0.5 miles north of Fort Augustus taking place between Sunday 2nd November and Friday 7th November which may disrupt your journey. These works will take place between 8pm and 6am and no works are planned to take place during working hours. Please see the map below for the location of the works.

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Works on the High Route

Due to recent storm damage from Monday 20th until Friday the 25th there will be harvesting operation on the High route of the Great Glen Way.  There will be no access restrictions as walkers safety will be managed by banks men and signage, recipe please for your own safety obey all signage and direction from site staff.

Works on NCN 78 paths between South Laggan and Aberchalder

Please be aware that work will be starting shortly on the laying of paths and surfaces for the new National Cycle Network 78 (Campbelltown to Inverness). There may be short sections of the route where you will be escorted through the works when machinery is operating between South Laggan and Aberchalder.

13/10/14 – Invergarry Historic Railway project works

As part of the Invergarry Historic Railway project, stuff heavy plan and machinery will be operating along a short section of the Great Glen Way at North Laggan during the week beginning 13th October and for one week only. It may be necessary on occasion to stop walkers for a short period, no more than 10mins at a time. All walkers and route users should follow signage and instruction from site staff/banksmen.

Work taking place on the High Route between Fort Augustus and Invermoriston

Work is taking place on the High Route between Fort Augustus and Invermoriston felling trees that have been damaged by the path building works. Access is being managed by a banksman and signage, generic and the work will continue for the foreseeable future. Please follow all directions and instructions from site staff and signage through the area.

8/9/14 – Clunebeg Wood Timber Havesting Operations

Timber harvesting operations will be taking place on the Monday 8th September until the end of October 2014 near Drumnadrochit at Bunloit/ Clunebeg Wood.

There will be temporary restrictions on the path but banks men and signage will be in place to allow GGW users to pass as soon as it is safe to do so (See map attached). Please could all users follow directions and instructions from site staff and signage through this area.

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29/5/14 – Invergarry Link Pole Replacement Programme

Invergarry Link Pole replacement programme – from Invergarry to Aberchalder – for 2 months from 29.05.14.
Banksmen will be used to provide support and protection for all route users, case at all work hours (including weekends) while machinery and helicopters are working on the pole replacement programme. Please take care and obey all instructions.

Diversion at Craig Dunain

A diversion went up last week at Craig Dunain and will be in place for some time. Check out the image below for details. Alternatively, stuff the diversion can be seen on google maps here – https://mapsengine.google.com/map/edit?mid=zUpWdOl9exX4.kZaCn_hYG_88

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Work starts on GGW2

Work is currently taking place on a high level route above the existing Great Glen Way, viagra dosage that will enable route users to achieve their journey regardless of Forestry operations. GGW2 will be complete by Autumn 2014. Email [email protected] for the latest info sheet.