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News & Announcements from the Great Glen Way

Scottish Canals has secured £600,000 of funding to upgrade the Caledonian Canal towpaths on the Sustrans National Cycle Network (NCN) Route 78. Towpath users may experience disruption in access along the towpath whilst these works are in progress. The contractors, MacKenzie Construction have site signage giving instruction for route users. Drivers of vehicles may be temporarily re-routed at certain locations, please follow on-site signage. Please click the title of this article for more information.
Contractors will be doing repairs on the High Route between Fort Augustus and Invermoriston, above Invermoriston, 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.
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, please for your own safety obey all signage and direction from site staff.
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.
Please be aware of works on the A82, 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 click the title to see the location of the works.