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Ben Nevis

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Address: Fort William, Scotland
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Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Description: Fondly called "Ben" by the locals, Britain's highest mountain towers 4,406...
Fondly called "Ben" by the locals, Britain's highest mountain towers 4,406 feet above the town of Fort William.
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This mountain dominates the area and provides wild views from the main roads. We were lucky enough to see it still topped with snow in late May. It is just a short ride by car... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This mountain dominates the area and provides wild views from the main roads. We were lucky enough to see it still topped with snow in late May. It is just a short ride by car from the clan Mcduff hotel.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

prepare for a long day...well at least 6-7 hours, also its the busiest mountain ive ever walked in my life, we walked it in late june, i reckon we must of passed over 200 people there and back

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Quality of food was quite poor and staff not very friendly. Atmosphere was lacking in this restaurant.

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Fort William, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

The chairlift was an easy ride to the top of the mountain. The views were amazing and panoramic. Definitely a must if you are in the Fort William area :)

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Garstang, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

If your into your walking you won't find Ben Nevis anything challenging but if you have never done it you simply have to. They say the average time for someone of reasonable fitness is 7 hours up and down but I think that's generous and you can easily do it a lot quicker. The walk itself is not that challenging,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Walked up Ben Nevis on our first day of the holiday .. although tough we are glad we did it. Had a great day and a sense of achievement.

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Ballyragget, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Twice I've been there and twice I've climbed and not a walk in the park. On our first trip we had great weather and views but our second trip was something different. It was the end of October and cold but all right to start. By the time we got to the lake about half way up there was a... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Fantastic walk up Ben Nevis with a friend great views on the way up and down well worth the climb snow on top visibility not good at summit Brilliant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Realy good day realy clear views ware good.att the top white with snow but worth the hard work to get there realy good me and my frend had agreat day

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Done Ben Nevis for a charity trek,I found this quite hard and could of gave up,quite a few times.Not as fit as i thought i was.But pressed on and made it to the summit. The views are amazing,even tho when we reached the summit,visibility was none.Loads of snow aswell..

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Address: Address: Fort William, Scotland
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William

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