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I’d also like to mention that the initial …

Comment posted A83 closed with another landslide at Rest and Be Thankful by S Hamilton.

I’d also like to mention that the initial report above is incorrect, as the road is closed from B838 junction towards Arrochar and not the A815 junction – a vital piece of information for local residents

S Hamilton also commented

  • For those living in Lochgoilhead, accessed via B828 at the top of the Rest, the current detour is approx 60 miles.
    A trip to the ‘local’ hospital at the Vale of Leven is bad enough when the road is open, taking 50 minutes. Google maps shows the trip via Crianlarich takes 2hrs 10mins, and via Dunoon 2hrs 52 mins and lets not mentionthe extra cost in fuel!

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