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We offer guided mountain walking in Summer and Winter in the West Highlands. We specialise in ascents of Ben Nevis via either the Mountain Track or the Carn Mor Dearg Arete. We also offer Hill Skills and Navigation Courses as well as Winter Skills...more
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60 Castle Drive, Fort William PH33 7NS, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Back in the summer Dave guides me up a few routes on the Buchaille and up Tower Ridge. It was an incredible few days out and well worth the money. Dave was kind, safe, knowledgeable and an all round fantastic guide and coach.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Wildnesstravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Fort William for a weekend and were keen to do some walking. We are both quite inexperienced and opted for a guide a) for safety and b) to make the most of the time we had. Hannah was absolutely fantastic and gave us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank MrNewcastleUK
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I am writing on behalf of my son who has had two fabulous trips out with Dave this year. An epic day on the CMD Arete in August and a great day on Creag Megaidh in October, Both days were well planned in advance with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 7 September 2018

As MacDuie can be daunting, Hannah accompanied us... For me the third day out with Hannah and it just only gets better. We had a great day full of safety, loads of fun and some challenging detours, which only added to the trip! Again a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank xvrtiiii
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Dave was a fantastic support that kept the three of us who climbed a challenging less travelled route confident, positive and safe. It was a Big Day that took 10 hours due to being extra careful (in other words, we took our time!) crossing the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JenniferHoughton
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd guided climb with Lochaber Guides in as many years. Once again myself and 2 friends had a fantastic day out in the hills with Dave. Trainee mountain instructor Tim joined us this time and was a great addition to the group....More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank markbb909
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a fantastic day with our guide Steve form Lochaber guides taking us along the ridge made us feel at ease and kept us safe from start to finish highly recommend to any one thinking of doing it

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marjory D
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Myself and a mate had a fantastic Friday on Tower Ridge with Dave. We hadn’t climbed in years but fancied a crack at Tower Ridge. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and a lot of that was down to Dave’s enthusiasm and encouragement. Always conscious of safety...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Briank1919
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

My mum and I did Aonach Eagach with Dave and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. He was friendly and informative and broke down the ridge into manageable stages, so that it seemed much easier to tackle. He used ropes and helmets at appropriate stages, and we felt...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

A perfect day on this classic scramble. Dave is great company ; friendly and supportive and with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the local geography ,fauna and flora. For an "older" client Dave's pace setting was perfect and his obvious competence with the rope soon allayed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank bertymole
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