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Group Walk up Ben Nevis from Fort William provided by Abacus Mountain Guides

Group Walk up Ben Nevis from Fort William

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Overview
Challenge your body and get active in Scotland by taking a hike up the UK’s highest mountain—Ben Nevis. Avoid the worry of getting lost by going on a guided hike with an expert to take care of the navigating. As you ascend the mountain, pass by lakes, forests, valley, and peaks. It’s a great way to get fit, and see the beauty of Scotland at the same time.
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You'll start at
Achintee Road
Achintee Rd, Fort William PH33, UKDeparture Point: Ben Nevis Inn PH33 6TE Dates: Wednesdays and Sundays from May through September
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    Ben Nevis
    Stop: 8 hours -
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    Abacus Mountain Guides
    Stop: 8 hours -
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You'll end at
Achintee Road
Achintee Rd, Fort William PH33, UKDeparture Point: Ben Nevis Inn PH33 6TE Dates: Wednesdays and Sundays from May through September
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Highlights
  • Go on a group walk up Ben Nevis with a guide to lead the way
  • Reward your hard work with amazing views of Scotland’s scenery
  • Learn about Scotland’s wildlife and geology from your guide
  • See lots of contrasting scenery, including lakes, peaks, and forests
Important Information
Departure Point
Achintee Road, Achintee Rd, Fort William PH33, UK
Duration
6–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Experienced mountain leader
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Transport between your accommodation and the start/finish point
  • Personal accident insurance
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Polly S wrote a review Today
Broadford, United Kingdom1 contribution
Great 6 days doing my ML training with Mike and Sally, amazing teachers and very friendly. Highly recommend.
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Emma C wrote a review Sep 2020
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Our guide Sally was warm, welcoming and informative. As amateur hikers she was everything we could have asked for in a guide. She kept a good pace and could tell when we were getting tired so we could rest and also gave good advice about when to add more layers and to stop and
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Date of experience: September 2020
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judithpearson wrote a review Sep 2020
Lancashire, United Kingdom4 contributions
Although the weather was misty, wet and cold, my guide Sally was brilliant, and very patient. I am so glad I did it, and with a guide, as conditions were not ideal. Great day, Many thanks Sally
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Date of experience: August 2020
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benhughes16 wrote a review Sep 2020
Port Talbot, United Kingdom4 contributions5 helpful votes
A great experience and would highly recommend this to anyone interested in traversing to the summit of Ben Nevis. Sally the guide was extremely knowledgeable about the geology, fauna and history of the area. It's a relaxed pace and you can stop for water, snacks and photos when
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Holly wrote a review Aug 2020
Stockport, United Kingdom1 contribution
We had a fab day, Sally was so friendly and knowledgable which made the experience thoroughly enjoyable
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Date of experience: August 2020
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A fantastic day in the hills and a lot learned with Sally. I would highly recommend! I'll be signing up with Abacus
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Winter Climbing
Had an absolutely brilliant day in some horrible weather with Ali. He planned a route that was perfect for my abili
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Winter Skills Workshop - Mountain Festival
As a small group of six we met Sally, Anna and Pete at the Nevis Range car park. The day would be spent on the flan
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I wanted to summit Ben Nevis by one of the more challenging routes, and found Abacus on the internet. Mike was an e
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Not what we expected...
... It was better than expected! My cousin and I have never climbed and not exactly the fittest people and Conner,
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