Walk h100 Ben Nevis via The Tourist Path from Achintee, Fort William

The tourist route up the UK's Highest Mountain


Route outline for walk h100:

Fort William  -  Achintee  -  Glen Nevis  -  The Ben Nevis Tourist Path  -  The Pony Track  -  Allt na H-Urchaire (Red Burn)  -  Lochan Meall an t-Suidhe  -  Coire Ghaimhnean (Five Finger Gully)  -  Ben Nevis  -  The Ben Nevis Tourist Path  -  Achintee  -  Fort William.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Despite the fact thousands of people safely climb Ben Nevis every year, the mountain should never be under estimated. The wide tourist path can soon be obliterated by snow making route finding very difficult for the inexperienced. Deep and precipitous crags to the north & west await the careless.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

Munro
1
Munro
Corbetts
0
Corbetts
Grahams
0
Grahams
Murdo
1
Murdo
Donalds
0
Donalds
marilyn
1
Scottish
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Ben Nevis at 1344m (4411ft). Ben Nevis is classified as a Munro (No. 1) and a Scottish Marilyn (1st highest in Scotland,Highest in the UK) Ben Nevis is also known as a Murdo (1st highest in Scotland)

This walk 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)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk h100 Ben Nevis via The Tourist Path from Achintee, Fort William

In no particular order . . .

On Ben Nevis

On Ben Nevis

Photo: Christopher Lawley (1)

Me (in shorts) and the rest of The 3 Peaks Team on Ben Nevis Summit

Me (in shorts) and the rest of The 3 Peaks Team on Ben Nevis Summit

Photo: Julian Nye (1)

Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis

Photo: Lee Wainwright (1)

Richie and I on the summit of Ben Nevis

Richie and I on the summit of Ben Nevis

Photo: Paul Hancock (8)

Gary Davies and Kieron Dunning on the summit of Ben Nevis

Gary Davies and Kieron Dunning on the summit of Ben Nevis

Photo: Kieron Dunning (4)

My husband Pete on Ben Nevis

My husband Pete on Ben Nevis

Photo: Debbie Tonks (1)

Looking south east towards Loch Linnhe from the Fort William route up Ben Nevis

Looking south east towards Loch Linnhe from the Fort William route up Ben Nevis

Photo: Chris Fairfowl (5)

Waterfall en-route to Ben Nevis

Waterfall en-route to Ben Nevis

Photo: John Reed (4)

Climbing Ben Nevis

Climbing Ben Nevis

Photo: John Reed (10)

Loch Linnhe from the summit of Ben Nevis

Loch Linnhe from the summit of Ben Nevis

Photo: Kieron Dunning (5)


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