The highest mountain in Britain, Ben Nevis certainly attracts the crowds, with hordes of trippers toiling up the long and punishing stony ascent to the summit in the summer months. The North Face, on the other hand, presents a very different prospect, its towering precipices and narrow gullies making up one of the most celebrated rock and ice climbing arenas in the country.
The Highlands, Ben Nevis - Scotland
Top Tips For Climbing Ben Nevis As An Amateur
Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in Britain. The route described here is the standard way up the mountain; it is straightforward, if strenuous, by hillwalking standards, but the less experienced should be sure to read all the precautions.
After nine days bikepacking through Scotland we climb to the summit of Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain.