17 Munros near Glasgow to bag: Scenic mountains less than an hour and a half away from the city

You don’t have to travel far from Glasgow to get some terrific views of the Scottish landscape.

Scotland is home to 282 Munro peaks, defined as over 3,000 feet, and many of the most impressive mountain ranges are a short distance from Glasgow. Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is a rich hunting-ground for Munro bagging, about 40 miles northwest of the city. Some Munros near Glasgow can be tackled in pairs as they are part of the same ridge. Here is a selection of hill-wallking routes to get you started.

The best online resource for hillwalkers in Scotland is the Walk Highlands website. Before you take on any of these Munros, be sure to check the guidance on walking conditions and routes here.

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