Holiday Location and Things to See & Do...
Beautiful Glen Nevis is close to the end of the West Highland Way at the foot of Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain. This is a popular all year round holiday destination where you can enjoy climbing, skiing, walking, mountain biking, horse riding, canoeing, sailing, golfing, fishing and much more.
- Fort William: where you can take a trip on the steam train to Mallaig, go for a cruise on Loch Linnhe, use the Gondola for access to the ski centre or just to walk and enjoy the views over the mountains.
- Day trips to Inverness, Oban, Skye and the small isles are very
- The local Leisure centre where the family can enjoy all the
facilities available including the swimming pool, sauna, jaccuzzi
and indoor climbing wall.
- Glen Nevis is also well known for film locations such as 'Braveheart', 'Robroy', 'Rockface' and 'Harry Potter'
Images of Ben Nevis & Surrounding Area
Things to see & do...
Glen Nevis cottage is an ideal base for sight-seeing and touring the Great Glen, the Road to the Isles and the Isle of Skye.
Leisure activities available in the area include ;
Ben Nevis, Britains highest mountain, the Nevis Range and the Glencoe mountains are all popular with climbing enthusiasts.
Glen Nevis and the surrounding area have a number of Forest and Hill walks.
The Anoch Mhor ski centre is 6 miles from the cottage.
Mountain Biking -
this is a very popular sport with bikes and maps being available for hire from local shops.
both fresh and salt water fishing are available.
on Loch Linnhe and Loch Shiel.
Steam Train -
the Jacobite steam train travels between Fort William and Mallaig on the spectacular West Highland line.
Leisure Centre -
The Fort William leisure centre is within 1/4 mile of the cottage/ Restaurants, Pubs and shops - Fort William has a number of excellent facilities and is only 3/4 mile from the cottage.
West Highland Museum - this is worth a visit as it portrays the history of the area.