Inverarnen to tyndrum – 19km
Starting out from Beinglas Farm the trail heads up through the forest and valleys of Glen Falloch. Most of the day is spent on a simple track in mixed weather. Lunch is spent on the trail with a quick stop before the midges descended and were annoying.
Finally in the afternoon the landscape started to open up into the Highlands with some better vistas of the landscape to come in the next few days. Eventually arrived at Tyndrum and the nights lodging at the Tyndrum Inn.
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Rowardennan to inverarnen – 23km
Starting out this morning there was a slight drizzle but it wasn’t really wet enough to bother with rain gear for most of the day apart from a couple of stronger showers. From Rowardennan the trail continued along the shore of Loch Lomond in landscape that felt very much like hiking on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Passing countless streams and waterfalls lunch was out of the rain at a the Inversnaid Hotel.
After lunch the trail continues along a trail made interesting by many roots and rocks to scramble over. Eventually leaving Loch Lomond behind the trail becomes easier until reaching the end of the day at Beinglas Farm near Inverarnen.
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