Ben Nevis is, famously, the highest mountain in
Great Britain, and this experience gives you the chance to reach
its famous summit! This is a mountain climbing experience you'll
never forget - choose to either climb Ben Nevis or, if you prefer,
to explore and trek Glencoe in the Scottish Highlands.
Since history was recorded, man has looked tp conquer some of the
most hostile mountains imaginable. Mountain climbing is a great
test of personal strength and a chance to enjoy the great outdoors
in a kind of 'Man vs Nature' sense.
This mountain climbing experience in Scotland is a really superb
introduction to serious mountain climbing, as although Ben Nevis is
challenging (and cold!), it is also accessible for novices to get
to grips with a new discipline. With expert guidance from local
mountain climbing instructors you will take on one of the tried and
tested mountain routes on Ben Nevis. If the weather on the day of
your mountain climbing experience is prohibitive, the climb may be
moved to beautiful Glencoe.
You will find yourself both rock climbing and ice climbing, and
when you take a moment to stop, breathe and enjoy, you will be
treated to some of the most glorious views in the whole of Great
Britain. Onward and upwards!
The Ben Nevis mountain climbing experience will start at the
centre, where you meet your Scottish Sherpa for the day! He or she
will be a qualified mountaineering instructor, so you are in very
After a safety briefing you will be issued with your equipment and
its time for the mountain! Your instructor will place all the ropes
and safety measures - meaning that you will be able to enjoy your
day in a safe and controlled environment. Over the course of the
day you will climb high into the mountain through rock and/or ice
and will have plenty of time to take in the breath taking scenery.
Your day will finish back at the centre where you will have a
de-brief over a nice hot drink.