Creag Meagaidh, Fort William

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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. With our world travel planner, Fort William attractions like Creag Meagaidh can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • 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.
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A B&B along the high street provides access to pubs and cultural life. However, luxury hotels set among idyllic countryside are outside the city center. Consider a stay inside a refurbished historical building at one of the handful of guesthouses. less expensive lodging is also available in scenic areas within walking distance of the high street, or main street.
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