Ski-ing in the Fort William area
Nevis Croft is the ideal base for ski-ing and snowboarding in the west of Scotland. There are two ski resorts within reach of Fort William: Nevis Range near Fort William, the Glencoe Mountain Resort.
about 6 miles to the north of Nevis croft he ski-ing at Nevis Range takes
place on Aonach Mor mountain, a near neabour of BenNevis. Access to the
ski-ing is by the Nevis Range mountain gondola system, the only one of
its kind in Britain. The gondola is also widely used as a short cut by
climbers to the many challenging winter climbing routes.It is well worth
a trip up the Gongola even if you are not ski-ing, on a clear day the
views are stunning and wide ranging.
mountain resort , formerly known as the White Corries ski area, is located
just off the A82 about 22 miles from Fort William at the top of Glen Coe.
It was the original commercial ski-ing in Scottland, with the construction
of the first proper ski lift in 1956. The ski-ing is on the Meall A'Bhuiridh
mountain in stunning scenery and is often described as being less commercial
than its nearest competitors.