Hillways is a small, quality guided hillwalking company providing discerning clients with mountain days to savour. We combine imaginative itineraries with informed commentary on the flora, fauna, geology and history of the UK mountains and European Alps. We favour small groups to ensure a small guiding ratio so you can be assured of our close personal attention.
An annual timetable of events is offered, specialising in summer hillwalking in the Scottish Highlands and alpine walks in Switzerland, France and the Pyrenees. Bespoke packages can also be arranged to suit your individual requirements.
Contact us for further information on any of the advertised packages or to discuss your own requirements:
Tel no: 07801 629350
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A 5-day trek criss-crossing the French/Spanish border. Starting and finishing in the French mountain village of Gavarnie, the route incorporates the famous rock amphitheatre of the Cirque de Gavarnie, one of the highest waterfalls in Europe – Le Grand Cascade, the impressive chasm of the Breche de Roland and the majestic cliff-girt Ordesa Canyon. An optional extra is an ascent of the 3rd highest mountain in the Pyrenees, Mt Perdu. Accommodation is a mix of hotel, hostel and mountain huts. Gavarnie is 3hrs from the French city of Toulouse in SW France which has good air links with the UK. Dates: July 2016.