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Ben Nevis
1344m (4411ft)

Ben Nevis, The Aonachs and The Grey Corries, Fort William and Loch Linnhe to Loch Ericht, Highland, Scotland

Ben Nevis is the highest point in the county of Highland, the highest point in the Grampian Mountains, the highest point in Scotland, the highest point in the United Kingdom, the highest point in Great Britain and the highest point in The British Isles.

Ben Nevis means 'Poisonous Mountain' and is pronounced 'byn nevis'.

The summit of Ben Nevis is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point, cairn, shelter & ruins.


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Munro
No. 1

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Murdo
No. 1

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Scottish Marilyn
1st highest in Scotland,
1st highest in Great Britain

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Scottish Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Ben Nevis walking UK Mountains in Fort William and Loch Linnhe to Loch Ericht  Highland    Scotland

Ben Nevis Summit

Photo: John Reed

Ben Nevis is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 392
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 41
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Ben Nevis Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Ben Nevis

Tony Anderson has walked up [with] On my own

Michael Wright climbed on September 27th, 2020 [from/via/route] Visitor Centre [with] Anita [weather] Sunny. Cold. Perfect - The weather could not have been better. Knees very painful on descent. Anita slipped on rocks a couple of times

Catherine Hill bagged on August 10th, 2010 [from/via/route] Main tourist route [with] Karen [weather] Good weather. Cold & windy at the top.

Toby Norman hiked on July 5th, 2019 [with] TWAC

Debi Mcmillan summited on August 29th, 2015 [from/via/route] Fort William [with] Paul [weather] Sunny, then awful! - Learnt the hard way about waterproofs

Tony Kenny conquered on November 3rd, 2019 [from/via/route] From Glen Nevis [with] Kitty [weather] Dry day, snow at top zig zags - Started despite a heel injury; a difficult day

Andy Buxton scaled during August, 2001 [with] Dan [weather] Sunny day

Angela Moroney walked up during 2014 - 2018 Jonny carter national 3 peaks

Sarah Baker climbed on June 16th, 2014 [with] Larry baker and Casper Timson [weather] Cold & top

Emma Shaw bagged during July, 2019 [from/via/route] Up The Mountain track / tourist Route from Fort William, & down to Glen Nevis Youth Hostel [with] 14 year old daughter [weather] Warm, & a bit midgey, turning to heavy rain showers & mist, turning to sunshine with no midges on the way down... - Third peak in our 3 year - 3 peak challenge. Great adventure... Travelled to Fort William on the sleeper train, climbed the mountain. The comraderie of the walkers was great. The sole came off my cheap walking boots but we managed to have marvellous dinner at the Bunkhouse at the end. On Cloud 9 at that point. The Glen Nevis Youth Hostel had been refurbished & hostellers & staff were fab. Then went on to Skye using bus, returning home on the Sleeper from FW again which broke down - Not a lot of sleep was had.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Ben Nevis

On the summit of Ben Nevis

On the summit of Ben Nevis

Photo: Graeme Stephenson (1)

Me and my Meningitis Trust friends at the top of Ben Nevis

Me and my Meningitis Trust friends at the top of Ben Nevis

Photo: Tim Williams (1)

On the summit of Ben Nevis

On the summit of Ben Nevis

Photo: James Clayton (1)

Chris near the top of Ben Nevis

Chris near the top of Ben Nevis

Photo: Chris Jones (2)

My son Craig on Ben Nevis

My son Craig on Ben Nevis

Photo: John Young (1)

Mist on Ben Nevis Summit

Mist on Ben Nevis Summit

Photo: John Reed (23)

Ascending Ben Nevis

Ascending Ben Nevis

Photo: Mark Edwards (15)

Glen Nevis from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Glen Nevis from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Photo: John Reed (18)

Ben Nevis from The Carn Mor Dearg arete

Ben Nevis from The Carn Mor Dearg arete

Photo: Neil Bennett (4)

On Ben Nevis

On Ben Nevis

Photo: Daniel Wrightson (1)

*Ben Nevis from Carn Mor Dearg

*Ben Nevis from Carn Mor Dearg

Photo: David Cochrane (4)

The Corrie on the north face of Ben Nevis containing the Charles Inglis Clark Memorial Hut (known as the CIC Hut) from the upper reaches of Allt A' Mhuilinn

The Corrie on the north face of Ben Nevis containing the Charles Inglis Clark Memorial Hut (known as the CIC Hut) from the upper reaches of Allt A' Mhuilinn

Photo: Pauline Styles (2)

Me, Roger, Ken, Alan and young Tom on Ben Nevis

Me, Roger, Ken, Alan and young Tom on Ben Nevis

Photo: Stephen Johnson (1)

Views from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Views from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Photo: John Reed (21)

Views from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Views from the Ben Nevis Tourist Path

Photo: John Reed (20)

Views from Ben Nevis

Views from Ben Nevis

Photo: John Reed (13)

Ben Nevis and Carn Mor Dear from Binnein Mor in the Eastern Mamores

Ben Nevis and Carn Mor Dear from Binnein Mor in the Eastern Mamores

Photo: John Dyason (21)

Ben Nevis from the lower slopes of Carn Dearg MeadhonachCarn Dearg Meadhonach (Carn Mor Dearg)

Ben Nevis from the lower slopes of Carn Dearg MeadhonachCarn Dearg Meadhonach (Carn Mor Dearg)

Photo: David Cochrane (3)

My daughter and friend, climbing up the summit cairn at the top of Ben Nevis

My daughter and friend, climbing up the summit cairn at the top of Ben Nevis

Photo: Jo Turner (1)

On Ben Nevis

On Ben Nevis

Photo: Christopher Lawley (1)


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