Ben Nevis

Also known as:Beinn Nibheis
Area:Fort William to Loch Treig and Loch Leven
Classification:Munro, Scottish 4000, Marilyn, Murdo, and HuMP
(also County Top - Administrative, County Top - Historic, County Top - Current County and Unitary Authority, Sim, and Tump)
Maps:392 Explorer or 41 Landranger
Grid Ref:NN166712         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:no feature: natural ground 10m NW of trig point
Notes:man-made structure supporting emergency structure is higher
Daylight:dawn 03:22, sunrise 04:28, sunset 22:17, dusk 23:23
External links:Wikipedia

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Ben Nevis
Ben Nevis

The highest point in the UK. In March 2016 the Ordnance Survey announced, after re-surveying it, that it was taller than they previously thought and was 1344.537m high so it would be shown as 1345m rather than 1344m on their maps.

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If you need accommodation we have details of 11 properties offering rooms near Ben Nevis. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£511-2695 per week
10.2km (6.4 miles) away, sleeps 4
3 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£276-1754 per week
8.3km (5.1 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£431-2542 per week
7.9km (4.9 miles) away, sleeps 4

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