Local Activities & Weather
Kinlochleven is the perfect base for exploring both the immediate area and the wider Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Nowhere else in the UK will you find such a collection of mountains, lochs and rivers that offer such a unique range of activities and stunning scenery. We hope this section will give you useful contacts so that you can enjoy the Highlands during your stay with us.
Ice Factor Kinlochleven Ice climbing on the world’s biggest indoor ice walls. Rock climb on the UK’s highest articulated rock wall.
Glencoe mountain resort Winter: skiing, snowboarding, sledging, terrain park & avalanche transceiver training park
Summer: down hill & XC biking, rental & lift serviced trails, archery.
Golf at the Dragons Tooth golf course Pay & play golf. Located in North Ballachulish, spectacularly set between breathtaking mountains, enjoy a game on this superb, 9-hole course.
Nevis range – Fort William enjoy stunning panoramic views from Britains only mountain gondola. You will be spoilt for choice at Nevis Range. Skiing, snowboarding, paragliding, mountain biking and high wire adventure are to name but a few of the activities available.
The aluminium story – Kinlochleven Learn how the hydro-electricity was used to make aluminium in this quiet and beautiful corner of the Highlands over 90 years ago.
Other useful information:
Climb, Walk, Mountaineer, Learn, Enjoy (Alan Halewood)