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Wow the power of Nature

Off the beaten track at the end of Glen Nevis but worth seeking out, the power, noise and spray... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Daveshent
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Leek, United Kingdom
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Lovely walk, we started from upper glen Nevis car park. Gorgeous drive all the way along then a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
michaellomax100383
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Off the beaten track at the end of Glen Nevis but worth seeking out, the power, noise and spray from the falls is great, some amazing walks too.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Daveshent
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely walk, we started from upper glen Nevis car park. Gorgeous drive all the way along then a lovely 30min walk to the waterfall. Absolutely fantastic views and well worth it

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank michaellomax100383
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really nice walk up to a huge waterfall. We travel around in a motorhome and drove all the way to the car park. It's quite narrow but doable! We saw many people parking their cars at other places, probably because they worried that there was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank petraverheyen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Must visit and do this walk, a little challenging in places but good fun.Wear strong shoes and carry little as possible.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Nigelp1111
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably not one of the most challenging 'hikes' in the Fort William area, but beautiful nonetheless. We got a taxi from town (Morrisons/Travel Centre) to the Lower Falls carpark and walked up to the Steall Falls from there in about 1 1/2 hours. If you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank DellaDown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The climb up the valley is, for the most part, fairly tough but, at times, pretty damned challenging with steep, wet, slippery, sharp outcrops of rock to clamber over. The "walk" to the waterfalls is, nonetheless, genuinely enjoyable with some wonderful views along the way....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank JetLightyear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The scenery on this walk is amazing, steep gorge with swirling river opening out to beautiful meadow with a waterfall. We walked up from the lower car park to extend the walk and you can cross the river by a bridge part way up to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful. Not too hard to get to if you drive to the end of the road in Glen Nevis and walk the rest of the way or visit as part of a longer hike.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DJB63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s a short trek that leads to this waterfall, through a slightly rocky trail. It’s easy to walk up till the river, with no tricky or slippery paths in between. You can cross the river via a small rope bridge which can be a little...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank janmeetm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk through a beautiful rocky glen to see this stunning waterfall. The wire rope bridge to cross the river near the end was a little tricky but great fun.

Date of experience: June 2019
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louisa0711
December 26, 2018|
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Response from Iri6ka86 | Reviewed this property |
Aim for Ben Nevis Parking - Belford Rd, Fort William PH33 6SY Get there early in busy season.
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Freedom81822
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Response from Sue E | Reviewed this property |
Yes follow the river from Fort William along Glen Nevis and there are quite a few waterfalls not far from the road
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