Guided weekend on Ben Nevis and the Lochaber 4000ers

Above Fort William mighty Ben Nevis dominates the view. At well over 4000ft high, this mountain is the highest in the land. Nearby there are three other 4000ft plus peaks, Carn Mor Dearg, Aonach Mor and Aonach Beag.

With narrow ridges, awesome drops and some of the most stunning scenery in the country, these mountains make for a superb weekend of hiking and Munro bagging !

At a glance


  • A weekend of hiking up high mountains in the Central Highlands.
  • Scramble along the stunning 'Carn Mor Dearg arête' - a fine summer Grade 1 rock-scramble.
  • Reach superb vantage points from where vast views can be savoured.
  • Bag the 4 Munros in the Lochaber 4000ers - Carn Mor Dearg, Aonach Mor, Aonach Beag and mighty Ben Nevis.
  • Find quiet routes away from the tourist tracks and into the heart of Coire Leis below Ben Nevis's vast north face.
  • Join a small group led by an experienced leader with a good knowledge of the wildlife, flora and geology.


Dates and booking

DateCostAvailability
19-20 May'18£129Places available
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22-23 Sep'18£129Places available
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General info


This 2 day event is a guided hiking weekend to high summits in the Lochaber area with one of our experienced and qualified leaders.

Your guide will know the remote area well and be able to give you insight into the flora, fauna and geology.

Our maximum guide to client ratio on this event is 1:4.

You would be very welcome to join us for part of the trip, the cost of which is £79 per day.


Outline of trip


Day 1 : Ben Nevis & Carn Mor Dearg

Hike and scramble up Ben Nevis via the Carn Mor Dearg arête.

Day 2 : Aonach Mor and Aonach Beag

Hiking up grassy slopes to reach high mountain summits

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Trip photos


On Carn Mor Dearg, looking to Ben Nevis north face
Ben Nevis summit
Heading up Aonach Mor
On the Carn Mor Dearg arête in summer
Aonach Beag
On the summit of Ben Nevis


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