Known locally as `The Ben' and famously known as the highest mountain in the British Isles, Ben Nevis is located at the western end of the Grampian Mountains in the Lochaber area of the Scottish Highlands. The perfect destination for the avid walker or climber, Ben Nevis will provide a challenging but rewarding ascent and is climbed by visitors over 100,000 times a year! With a summit at 1,344 metres above sea level, Ben Nevis is certainly not for the faint hearted but can cater for visitors of all needs and abilities, just be sure to be prepared for all weather opportunities and take a guided walk if it is your first visit to this wonderful mountain.