Stay with us if you are looking for comfortable self catering accommodation in our first floor apartments near the base of Ben Nevis in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Located in a convenient village 4 miles from Fort William.
Snowgoose Apartments are family run accommodation in one of Scotland's premier independent holiday locations both for touring around Scotland and is also an ideal holiday accommodation destination for independent outdoor enthusiasts - all year round. Or for just chilling out! The accommodation is situated on the banks of the Caledonian Canal and the tidal waters of Loch Linnhe with the very best views towards Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains.
We offer flexible, self contained accommodation to sleep 2 – 4 persons or 6 – 8 persons with 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms. Everything is included in our prices including towels for stays of 5 nts or more. Electricity is charged at cost on a meter reading. There is access to our two drying rooms, laundry rooms, bike hire, mountain bike & canoe store plus a wealth of local information available from our reception area.
Snowgoose Mountain Centre also offers an ideal base to take part in our adventure activities or to independently explore the surrounding west coast with its unique blend of landscape and a huge variety of outdoor activities for all levels.
Ideally located near the SW end of the Caledonian Canal there is easy access to the Great Glen Way, Great Glen Canoe Trail & Mountain Bike route – as well as the West Highland Way. We are close to Ben Nevis with skiing at nearby Nevis Range and its all year round gondola facility, snowsports and mountain bike trails. Glen Nevis, Glencoe, Glenfinnan, Ardnamurchan and the Road to the Isles are all within easy reach. Experience our unique mountain, coastal and marine landscape of the west coast, a huge variety of other local outdoor activities, local history and heritage, fishing wild life, geology and flora.
The accommodation and activity centre have been run by John & Tina Cuthbertson for the past 30 odd years. John is a highly experienced mountain and paddlesports instructor who offers guiding services, adventure activity holidays & courses with instruction in canoeing, kayaking, sailing and mountain walking holidays. Winter climbing courses, mountain guides for Ben Nevis and wilderness expeditions are highly acclaimed by our students through his inspirational outdoor skills training.
If you have some previous experience and skills then take advantage to enjoy the great outdoors with our full range of outdoor equipment hire – mountain bikes, sailing dinghy hire; open canoes; white water & sea kayaks; hill walking & winter mountain boots, ice axe & crampons.
Travelling by car to Snowgoose Mountain Centre & The Smiddy Bunkhouse
If you are coming by car from the south take the A82 North from Fort William towards Inverness for approx 1 mile. Take the left turn at the small round north of Fort William. Sign posted to A830 to Mallaig. Go over the River Lochy Bridge towards Mallaig for about 2 miles to the village of Corpach.
If you are coming by car from the north take the left hand turn at the round about just north of Fort William on to the A830 towards Mallaig.
Just before the shops in the village of Corpach take the left hand turn sign posted down to the train station and Caledonian Canal - at the large brown & white signs for Smiddy Bunkhouse & Snowgoose Mountain Centre.