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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

Time - 8 hours 40 minutes

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.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 392Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 392Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 41Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 41Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Carn Mor Dearg (via Allt a' Mhuilinn trail)
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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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