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Kirkhope Mountaineering

105 reviews
About Kirkhope Mountaineering
Based in Fort William, the outdoor capital of the UK, we are ideally situated to help you get the most out of your outdoor experience. We offer a wide range of mountain sports such as walks up Ben Nevis and in the surrounding area, Rock climbing, Scrambling, Ice climbing and Mountain biking. We are available for private guiding and instruction and offer group rates for some of our activities.
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

I contacted Kirkhope mountaineering looking for a guide to take me along a more adventurous route up Ben Nevis. Scott responded to my voicemail very quickly and was able to talk me through the various options and offer guidance on difficulty, exposure etc and on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Great time walking up Ben Nevis with Kirk's help. It rained the entire time and was unbelievably gusty 😑 but with Kirk's expertise I was able to complete the journey safely!!! 😁

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

A great day MTBing with Scott. Took us around all the Enduro trails around Ben Nevis. His local knowledge was excellent. Would highly recommend him.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jtodd109
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Aonach Eagach Scott guided me on a one to one basis and picked me up from the Clachaig Inn. Scott is an excellent guide/instructor and was able to gauge my abilities and pace to suit me and the conditions. It was the day after...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Nathan led our group up Nevis today! Superb guide, great leadership skills and fantastic local knowledge - we would all highly recommend Kirkhope Mountaineering. Slightly cold and wet out there today but spirits were by no means dampened. A memorable day 💗⛰👍

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank IzzySuth
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Scott guided our two day Cuillin traverse. The trip was a success and Scott was an excellent, reliable and knowledgeable guide. Would recommend him to anyone (in fact I already have!).

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Trek249081
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We had a day out rock-climbing with Scott and it was fantastic. He is clearly excellent at his job and that meant that we were put at our ease immediately; he was informative in regard to climbing skills (knots etc) and he was patient as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 18 September 2018

After our colleague (an experienced hiker) had to back out of leading us up to the top of Ben Nevis due to illness, Kirkhope Mountaineering stepped in at the last minute and saved the day! Scott Kirk (of Kirkhope Mountaineering) not only answered calls in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank emilyphillips2018
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We had Kris guiding us up and inevitably down! He was patient, polite, courteous, knowledgeable and encouraging at ALL times! We may not have broken any records but thanks to Kris and KirkHope Mountaneering, we achieved our goal! I can’t thank them enough.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Four of us climbed Ben Nevis on Saturday Aug 25th, 2018. Considering that we four ladies had little or no hiking experience between us, it was important we got a guide who was experienced, fun and patient. It was a last minute decision to use...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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