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Upper Glen Nevis Car Park, Fort William, Scotland
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All reviews car park glen nevis cable bridge great walk single track road lower falls slippery rocks beautiful hike walking boots well worth the effort take your time takes about minutes fort william area stunning views sunny day wire meadows
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Glen Nevis is a just outside of Fort William and something everyone should see. Ben Nevis is a great climb and theses fall are a beautiful sight. You can either walk or take a bus from Fort William station to get to them. But I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 818sydneyh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fairly short walk full of stunning views over the hills, various waterfalls and beautiful Caledonian pines. It is not too difficult although the ground is very wet, rocky and uneven so great care should be taken. When you arrive in the valley...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank HeleneT72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove up the single lane track (with passing points) to the car park area at the top. Donned our walking boots (a must really) and headed off along the path. There is quite a drop to the side of the path but it is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Darren_Kerri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wear sensible footwear for a 30-40 minute walk to the waterfall with children. The rope bridge is for adults rather than children. Drive all the way to the end of the road way past the Glen Nevis visitor centre and there is parking there. Scenic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Goldenone1
Reviewed February 12, 2019

With Family it is not very easy but worth it, track is very rough and some time very slippery, but if weather is good it will become memorable. i walk to the fall with my partner and kid of 5 year and it was sunny...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank PankajkRajput
Reviewed February 1, 2019

I started this walk very early in the morning, totally alone. There was no one else out on the path yet. It was so peaceful and one of the most naturally beautiful places I've ever been. The walk is not difficult at all, but it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jessica W
Reviewed January 11, 2019

Well worth the hike, prepare for rugged terrain and wear some good boots that you don't mind getting wet. The scenery out here is gorgeous. If you've got a daring side, try crossing the wire bridge at the end of the trail.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Alex S
Reviewed January 9, 2019

The walk to the falls is not easy but it is worth it. You hike through the woods and through smaller waterfalls. Rocks and path are very slick and there are some high ledges that you can fall from. I would not suggest with young...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Katie S
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

A short 30 - 45 minute hike that ends at Steall falls but not before a fun little bridge to cross. Beautiful scenery throughout.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ShoshannahO
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We have done this walk many times in all seasons. Beautiful scenery and so peaceful.hard to believe that you are just a few miles from the centre of Fort William.

Date of experience: January 2019
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December 26, 2018|
Response from Iri6ka86 | Reviewed this property |
Aim for Ben Nevis Parking - Belford Rd, Fort William PH33 6SY Get there early in busy season.
December 16, 2018|
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Response from tobyc567 | Reviewed this property |
Yes totally.
August 17, 2018|
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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