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Address: Fort William, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1397 705922
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Fondly called "Ben" by the locals, Britain's highest mountain...

Fondly called "Ben" by the locals, Britain's highest mountain towers 4,406 feet above the town of Fort William.

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Amazing. A must do !!

We stay in kilmarnock so went through glencoe.. was beautiful there aswell so stopped to take some photos . We went here last October 2015. The weather stayed clear and the sun... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stay in kilmarnock so went through glencoe.. was beautiful there aswell so stopped to take some photos . We went here last October 2015. The weather stayed clear and the sun was trying to come out which was brilliant. We parked the car up. Think it was £3 for the parking.. unless you have your badge for trust Scotland.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tourist track up Ben Nevis is quite pleasant and reasonably easy going in summer. In winter take a walking pole, a torch and crampons. Check the forecast and even in summer recognise that it may be a lot colder on top than you expect. Of the twenty or so times I have been up I have had a view... More 

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Bierges, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last year, I had the chance to go with my friends to Scotland with the school for my « rhéto journey ». We did a road trip through this beautiful land: the first and the last night we slept in a youth hostel but, otherwise, we went camping in the wet and cold environment of Scotland (no matter of this,... More 

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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did Nevis last week via the Ben Nevis by the Carn Mor Dearg Arete. It's not for the faint hearted, some of the arête is narrow and has sheer drops on either side, but if you're an experienced hiker and are physically able to do complex scrambling you'll be fine! The views of Nevis from that angle are unreal... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here whilst on holiday to Scotland. This place is worth travelling hundreds of miles for. You can get the cable car/gondolas up the mountain. You can put your bikes on them and cycle down. Theres a café/restaurant/bar at the top. The views are literally breath-taking, out over the Lochs.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely walks all around and interesting visitor centre too with shop and café. There is an 'easy' route up the Ben which is well used.

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With Scotland you just never know what you will get in the Mountains. We went up on 7 November and the weather was cold but clear enough with clouds above the mountains. We set off from the North Face Car Park and climbed Ben Nevis by the Carn Mor Dearg Arête. If you are a serious walker there is no... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Ben Nevis and ascended the mountain in one of the gondolas (cable cars). Took about 20 minutes to get to the top. Amazing views once their and a lovely café as well. The weather comes in very fast though. Worth a trip up there. THe UK's highest mountain.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Good hike, but too many tourist with no idea that this is a MOUNTAIN not a wee hill. It's getting cold and wet on the top and there is no toilet or restaurant (Yes people asking for this every time) But if you start early you have it most of the time for yourself, the way down is a wee... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

This was my second climb of Ben Nevis (Mountain Track). Did the 3 Peaks last year (wrong way around and this was the last climb) in poor weather, so wanted to bring my wife and enjoy it more this time. We climbed on the 26th October and surprise surprise we had poor weather. They have had 2 weeks of good... More 

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