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Ben Nevis

Fort William, Scotland
+44 1397 705922
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Group Walk up Ben Nevis from Fort William
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Glencoe, Ben Nevis and Loch Ness Day Tour from Edinburgh
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Full-Day Trip to Loch Ness and the Scottish Highlands
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Fondly called "Ben" by the locals, Britain's highest mountain towers 4,406 feet above the town of Fort William.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hard slog” (31 reviews)
“coming down” (61 reviews)
“hard work” (52 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Fort William, Scotland
+44 1397 705922
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Reviewed yesterday

Not for the faint of heart! Amazing walk and such an achievement when you make it to the top! Information centre at the car park has helpful staff and maps available if you want them. If you go on a busy day though, these probably...More

Thank Kip2008
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great walk best to do with a guide we did with Atlas Amazing views - good level fitness needed Member pack hat and gloves and water proofs for top

Thank Janice F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We didn't have time to walk bottom to top so we cheated and parked the car to finish the walk. Absolutely beautiful and some of our best photos of our trip.

Thank ilymom
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the single most challenging hike my partner, dog and I have ever done to date, it felt like a never ending uphill slog - but we were rewarded with some of the most beautiful views we've ever had!! So worth the sweat, extreme...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great way to reach the top of the Ben. Exiting ridge walk during which we only met a couple of people. Great having the mountains to ourselves. But be prepared for the crowd when you crest the summit of the Ben.

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had set myself a goal to do this before i turned 30! I did this along with a good friend of mine we had been keeping an eye on the weather for a few days & managed to pick a perfect clear day with...More

Thank Damon L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose to climb Ben Nevis on the hottest day of the year so far and was not disappointed. We planned our Ben Nevis climb a few weeks beforehand and read all the top tip pages regarding kit etc. We would regard ourselves as a...More

Thank Marcus M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best trip we have ever had, it is the first mountain that we climbed in and got really amazing emotions!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of 5 climbed Nevis for charity - incredible views on a clear day. The walk up seems never ending, and took us a lot longer than those that are regular/fit walkers but we weren't the slowest either at 5 hours. Another 4 to come...More

1  Thank PriorEB
Reviewed 1 week ago

After the hike up heart attack hill the views were spectacularly. Not recommended for the faint hearted.

Thank Janet B
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18 May 2017|
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Response from VXDspud | Reviewed this property |
hi the snow we were told is about 6ft on a good day, you will need waterprooth as half way up we got soaked but all part of the fun great all round senery and not a bad hike just zig zag your way up plenty of rest places to... More