This walk follows the tracks and paths used by
Rob Roy MacGregor
in the 17th & 18th centuries as he worked fought and
lived the life of Scotland's most notorious outlaw. The paths were
also well used by other historical characters throughout the Jacobite
uprisings, and the feuds between the local clans.
Sense the history of Scotland as you travel through glens, along
rivers & burns and past mountains & lochs. Soak up some of Scotland's
This, the Official Website, is designed to provide you with the
information needed to
plan, participate in and get the most out of this long distance walk.
The walk is defined in detail,
the site provides
interesting details on the
history and general activites to be found
on the route, and offers a comprehensive
planning & booking facility.
To assist with the navigation Walking Support offers a comprehensive directional
table giving you all the key decision points defined by O/S Grid Reference Numbers and
detailing what to do at these points.
Due to some route improvements we have now published a revised edition, this dated November
2011. Earlier dated directions may vary slightly at some points along the Way.
To receive this table simply order and pay £3.99 on-line and you will then receive this
document as an e-mail attachment once secure payment has been confirmed and notified
to Walking Support / SCSupport Ltd.
Published in April 2012, the third edition of the Rob Roy Way is the definitive guidebook with dropdown map. This guidebook, suberbly illustrated and written is published by Rucksack Readers of Dunblane.
The Rucksack Reader Guide
Click to access the relevant details on their website
where you can purchase on-line.
If you are looking at this site before enbarking on the route, would you like to receive a certificate on completion? If so click here and you can see how easy it is to receive this recognition.
The Rob Roy Way webmaster / route developers are pleased to have an association with The Rob Roy
Challenge. The 2016 event will be the 11th Challengeevent and has been made possible with the
continuing support of
Martin Currie (Investment Managers).
This year there are four Challenges, the Rob Roy Ramble, MacGregor's Leap, Big Red and at 72 miles the Schiehallion's
This charity event will be raising money the annual charity partner Mercy Ships along with Martin Currie charities
of Breast Cancer Now, Cyrenians, Maggie’s, Marie Curie and Mercy Corps.
Visit the official Martin Currie Rob Roy
Challenge website for information on the 2016 event, the date for the Challenge being 18th June 2016.