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Ben Nevis from Glen Nevis
Introduction to Walk 1338

Photo from the walk - Ben Nevis from Glen Nevis

County/Area - Highland

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 4340 feet / 1315 metres

Grade - mod/hard

Ben Nevis in the highest summit in the British Isles. It is a popular walk but should not be underestimated as there are navigational difficulties for the unwary. Adequate food and clothing is essential. Respect is the key word.


 

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Ben Nevis via Carn Mor Dearg arete
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Carn Mor Dearg (via Allt a' Mhuilinn trail)
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Length - 9.3 miles / 15 km
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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