Going up and down is about 15 km. You start at almost sea level and have to go up till 1345 m. The ascent and descent are tough. The route is easy to follow. On my hike there were a lot of people. At certain...More
About Ben Nevis
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Had a great time hiking here. Wonderful trails for all levels, especially pony track. The problem hiking in Scotland is always the weather. But, was happy to find nothing like the rainy weather when it hits in New England where I'm from. It generally rains...More
Visited with my family (hubby and 3 children) well signposted and easy to find. I was fortunate that the weather was fine and dry! We had a lovely day and the area is truly beautiful. An absolute must see if in the area!! breathtaking!
We enjoyed our walk up Ben Nevis, enjoyed the views going up and coming down couldn't see much at the top because the fog came in. An interesting experience watching the fog come in if slightly nerve racking when you can't see more than 15ft...More
I'm not quite sure how you rate a Munro but here we go... (rhyme unintentional) Easy to locate and well signed, although not needed...just look for the biggest Munro around you... Beautiful and picturesque location surrounding The Ben. The path is well maintained and easy...More
The food selection is not great. Just to fill up on your way to Loch Ness. We had no choice since the bus stopped here for lunch. It is a self service restaurant. We picked up Roast Chicken Sandwich which was extremely dry and without...More
I'm 49 years old . I have fibromyalgia and my husband and I decided to see how far we would get . It's hard going . I'm ok fitness wise but this kicked my backside and some. I think we managed about a third of...More
best time to visit is summer between May-Aug as you can take ride of gandola to top and enjoy and relax best views of scottish mountains ! simple stunning on summer clear day.
Wow what an experience!!! My friends suggested this to me and I thought why not. My first climb and this is going to take a lot of beating. I prepared for the worst conditions ever, except sunshine!! It was a glorious day the whole way...More