|Date: 29 Aug 2020||Registration Fee: £25|
McLaren Community Leisure Centre, FK17 8JP
|Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain:Mostly flat|
|Registration Fee: £25||Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain: Mostly flat|
As the situation stands, the Rob Roy Mighty Hike is still going ahead as planned on Saturday 29 August. If COVID-19 causes us to change these plans we will update the website and get in touch with all participants.
Hike a marathon along the Rob Roy Way, following in the footsteps of Rob Roy MacGregor, a famous figure in Scottish Folklore. The route will take you through the wild Trossachs National Park, giving beautiful views over lochs and the mountainous Scottish Highlands.View hike map
Free Macmillan walking top
A clearly marked route
Regular refuelling stops with snacks and drinks
Free buffet lunch and hot food at the finish
Finisher's medal and bubbly
Need help with fundraising and training? We’ve got you covered.
It was a tremendous event and the memories that will stay with us for ever. The event on the day was ran impeccably and the atmosphere and camaraderie brilliant. All the staff and volunteers were amazing and so cheerful and a true credit to the event.
Ronan Gilchrist, Rob Roy Mighty Hiker, 2018
Meet your fellow Mighty Hikers in the Rob Roy Path Facebook Group
The registration fee is £25 which you pay online upon completing the registration form. The registration fee is non-refundable.
We ask everyone to pledge to raise £250 to support people living with cancer. Click on Your Hike in the navigation bar where we have lots of useful information and resources to help you get started.
The deadline to register for the Rob Roy Mighty Hike is midnight on Friday 14 August or when the event sells out.
There is a 10% discount on the registration fee for teams of 5+. The discount code is generated when you complete the registration form which you need to enter in the promotional code box before proceeding to payment.
The Team Captain will receive a unique registration link in their confirmation email which can be forwarded on to any new individual who wants to join the team. Please note that the team start time may not be available if all places have been filled.
Yes, you will need to raise the minimum fundraising amount of £250 for each member of your team. You can, however, choose to split the total in any way you like between the team if some people are comfortable raising more than others.
The hike starts at McLaren Community Leisure Centre, Mollands Road, Callander, FK17 8JP. See in on this Google map.
The hike finishes at Breadalbane Park, Killin, Killin, Stirling FK21, UK. See it on this Google map.
See the route on this Google map.
Parking is available in a satellite car park located at the Scottish Antique and Art Centre, Carse Of Cambus Cottage, Buchany, Doune, FK16 6HG or Strathalan Games Park 7 Airthrey Ave, Bridge of Allan, Stirling, FK9 4QY. You can book this through the registration form.
You will automatically be booked onto a complimentary shuttle from the car park to the start at McLaren Community Leisure Centre. Shuttle buses from the Doune car park will be running from 5.45am until 8.45am (15-minute drive). Shuttle buses from the Bridge of Allan car park will be running from 5.30am until 8.20am (35-minute drive).
Complimentary shuttles will be running from the finish line back to the start at McLaren Community Leisure Centre, Buchany, Doune FK16 (40min drive approx) then on to the car park at the Scottish Antique and Art Centre (55min drive approx) and then to the car park at Bridge of Allan (65min drive approx) from 4pm until 10pm.
It is a 13-minute taxi ride from Dunblane Station to the satellite car park at Scottish Antique and Art Centre.
The hike will start in waves 20 minutes apart, between 6.50am and 9.50am.
Registration will be open between 5pm and 8pm on the evening of Friday 28 August and will re-open between 5.50am and 8.50am on Saturday 29 August.
We ask everyone to arrive one hour before their start time and no earlier.
We estimate that the fastest walkers will finish in 7.5 hours while the slowest walkers could take around 12.5 hours. Due to venue restrictions we have to start closing our finish area at 10pm. Therefore, when you choose your start time, please select an earlier wave if you consider yourself a slower walker and a later wave if you consider yourself a faster walker.
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