Nevis Range Snowsports

Ski Resorts

Torlundy, Fort William, Inverness Shire, PH33 6SQ

    With skiing up to 1190 metres (3,900 feet) Nevis Range reaches high on to the mountain of Aonach Mor - Scotland's eighth highest - and offers skiing and boarding late into spring.

    The base of the snowsports area is accessed by the gondola, which is an attraction in its own right, lifting visitors from the car park just above sea level to 650 metres (2,150 feet). Skiers, boarders, mountain bikers, mountaineers and visitors all take advantage of the speedy ride that also boasts stunning views.

    Situated around the top of the gondola, close to the Snowgoose restaurant, you'll find the perfect arena for beginners, including a range of green and blue-graded runs. Thanks to an articificial slope there are even skiing opportunities here when snow is lean.

    Further up the mountain is an extensive network of red and black runs, as well as the acclaimed Boardwise terrain park.

    Here you'll also find the imposing off-piste expanse of the Back Corries with steep runs to challenge even the most experienced of skiers. And when you fancy a change, Nevis Range has a wide range of alternative winter activities to offer, from sledging to snowshoeing to the wackier snow biking.

    Ski Schools Ski Shops and Hire
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Snowsports October - May
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Ticket Information
    Day Pass - Adult £31.00 per ticket
    Half Day Pass £23.00 per ticket
    Skis, boots & poles £22.00 per person per day
    Snowboard & boots £22.00 per person per day

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site

    Road Directions

    From Fort William town centre, head north on the A82 following signs for Inverness.

    Approximately 7 miles north of Fort William, follow signposts for Nevis range and turn right onto an access road. Continue along for 1.3 miles and you will come to the Nevis Range car park. Approximately 7 miles, 15 minutes.

    Public Transport Directions

    From Fort William:

    By bike or by foot - you can cycle or walk to Nevis Range along the pathway which follows the A82, signpost to Inverness.  Once the pathway reaches Torlundy, it veers away from the A82 and heads through Leanachan forest, and to Nevis Range

    By bus - a bus service operates between Nevis Range and both Fort WIlliam and Spean Bridge. For times check with the operator Stagecoach. This service does not operate from mid November to mid December. 

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    Conditions Overview

    Could be pretty blustery and wet on Wednesday so check for an update in the morning for gondola status. Squally in wintry showers on Tuesday, so wrap up well if going for a walk. As well as the mountain gondola, there are walks on the mountain and in the forest, extensive mountain bike trails for all standards of biker, and plenty of fun to be had on our High Ropes courses. The gondola gives access to the Snowgoose restaurant and bar, gift shop and Discovery Centre. There is also an outdoor children's play area and two mountain walks to view points and the Zoomtrax slide which is open at weekends. World Cup downhill and Red Giant bike tracks are now closed until May 2015. See News from the Hill for general information about our summer activities and opening times. For more detailed information select the appropriate tab on our website.

    Last Updated: 22/10/2014 05:00

    Run Conditions

    • Vertical Runs:
    • Snow Level: Not Available


    • Current Weather: WEATHER AT TOP STATION 650M: Hazy looking downwards and with cloud on distant hills. A dusting of snow to 900m. Showers. WIND AND TEMP: NW 30-50mph, 3C.
    • Weather Forecast: WEATHER FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY: Heavy showers - rain not snow. WIND AND TEMP: W30-45 increasing, 1<6C

    Road Status

    • Status: Clear

    News From The Slopes

    • GONDOLA and SNOWGOOSE MOUNTAIN RESTAURANT - open every day (wind permitting) 10am-5pm
      PINEMARTEN cafe bar - at gondola base station open daily until 5pm
      HIGH WIRE ADVENTURE - Open daily until 2 November when it closes for the season. Sessions at 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3.30pm
      ZOOMTRAX - Open most weekends 11am-2pm (times may vary)
      MOUNTAIN BIKING - cross county trails all open in the forest. Gondola and vehicular uplift finished for the season.
      Bike School - guiding and coaching - call in advance to book
      Alpine Bikes Hire and Shop - Open daily
      01397 705825 /

    Run Status

    Run difficulty & name Status
    • Spectre
    • Spider
    • Summit Run
    • Side Winder
    • Cats Alley
    • Inside Edge
    • Duncans Drop
    • Goose Gully
    • Link
    • Switch
    • Warrens
    • Flight
    • Upper Traverse
    • Nid Ridge
    • Nid Wall
    • Far West
    • The Fairway
    • Easy Rider
    • Allt Snechda
    • Alpha Traverse
    • Home Run
    • Yockies
    • Rabbit Run
    • Glaistig
    • Abhron
    • Rope Tow Run
    • Rob Roy
    • Rob Roy's Return
    • Chancer
    • Back Track
    • Yellow Belly
    • Winger Wall
    • Beginner
    • Easy
    • Medium
    • Hard
    • Closed
    • Open
    • Expected to Open
    • Limited Patrol

    Lift Status

    Lift Name Status
    • Gondola
    • Rope Tow
    • Linnhe/Lochy Button
    • Alpha Button
    • Quad Chair
    • Goose T-Bar
    • Summit Button
    • Warren's T-Bar
    • Great Glen Chair
    • Rob Roy T-Bar
    • Braveheart Chair

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