Thu 4 Jul 2024 Glasgow, East Dunbartonshire, UK

By Way of the Glen

Glasgow to Inverness is a 170 mile foot race between Glasgow and Inverness, travelling along two of Scotland most stunning iconic long distance routes, the West Highland Way and the Great Glen Way.

  • Thu 4 Jul 2024
Milngavie, Glasgow

By Way of the Glen



All ages

  • 170 miles trail running


Starting at Milngavie Train Station, runners will have 28 hours to complete the West Highland Way (94 miles) with a small link section on tarmac to then join The Great Glen Way(72 miles) at Neptune Staircase. The route is fully marked with waymark and arrow signs and has a total ascent of around 24,000ft. There will be checkpoints along the way, where runners can be met by their support team, There will be also checkpoints serviced by marshals for drop bags, this is due to their remote location and the need for support crews to rest. Runners will be tracked and there will be a requirement to have at least one runner that can run in the event that you require help off the route between checkpoints.

Event details

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Newcomers


  • Check points
  • Marshals
  • Way markers


  • All ages
  • Enter online