Ben Nevis Winter Ascent

Course Description:

A winter ascent of Ben Nevis is a challenge sought after by many walkers in the UK, with changing weather and snow conditions along with short daylight hours, even the easiest way to the summit requires good mountaineering skills. This can be a challenging day out but still very attainable for all kinds of levels and we are available to guide you to the summit safely in winter conditions.

Who's this for?

This course is suitable for anyone with a base level of fitness. It is preferable to have a reasonable level of summer hill walking experience.

What we will cover

A Selection of:​

  • Winter Walking Skills

  • Use of Axe & Crampons

  • Nutrition

  • Clothing & Equipment

  • Weather

  • Navigation Techniques

  • Flora & Fauna

  • Hazards & Emergency Procedures

  • Questions

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Ben Nevis Winter
Ben Nevis Winter


Ben Nevis is located in Fort William, Scotland

In Brief

  • Single Day

  • Ben Nevis via tourist track

  • Winter

  • Group Walk

  • 1:8 maximum ratio


  • Check our our open courses or get in touch to arrange dates that work for you.

  • If there's no open courses, then we will open one for you.

  • Private bookings can be run at any time.

Daily Price

Book a Private Group

£350 per group of 4, (Plus £75 Each Additional Person) 

(Course Price Includes Hire of Ice Axe & Crampons)