Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  Scotland  /  Scottish Highlands  /  Lochaber  /  Fort William  /  Wildlife Areas  /  Creag Meagaidh

Creag Meagaidh, Fort William

(4.3/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
Climb to the 1,130 m (3,7010 ft) summit of Creag Meagaidh, offering three marked trails for hiking and breathtaking views of a pristine area. From the highpoint of the Allt Dubh trail you can take a 10.4 km (6.5 mi) round trip to the Coire Ardair. At the end of the 1.1 km (0.7 mi) Alderwood trail a picnic area offers shelter under a carved piece of oak. Hike, climb, and watch birds, but be sure to bring plenty of food and water, along with a map and waterproof clothing. Put Creag Meagaidh into our Fort William travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Create a full Fort William itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Fort William

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Fort William by other users

12 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Scottish Highlands BY A USER FROM IRELAND May, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM HONG KONG July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Scotland BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This reserve offers everything from simple walks to tackling a true Scottish mountain experience. Be sure to be well-equipped if you head for the upper slopes. Situated alongside Loch Laggan, you cann...  more »
  • Good walking trip with a free car park and essential facilities such as information boards and toilets. Shame there isn't a slightly longer length walk - you either do 2km or 10km, there is nothing in...  more »
  • Access to the flora and fauna Scottish in a hike of the landscape breathtaking. A day of hiking is not enough to contemplate the potential of this reserve.
    View original