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West Coast Mountain Guides

2 Montrose Mansions, Fort William PH33 7JQ, Scotland
+44 7799 863068
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Ben Nevis climb on Easter Sunday.

Hannah from West Coast was our guide for the day. She was meticulous in her preparations to ensure... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suresh A
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Burlingame, California
2 great days mountaineering

Spent a fantastic couple of days private guiding with WCMG. Ken provided 2 days of excellent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
andrewbrockwell
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Enfield, United Kingdom
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2 Montrose Mansions, Fort William PH33 7JQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hannah from West Coast was our guide for the day. She was meticulous in her preparations to ensure our safety and drove us to a rental location for more appropriate footwear given it was snowing at the top. Her instructions helped set expectations about what...More

Thank Suresh A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a fantastic couple of days private guiding with WCMG. Ken provided 2 days of excellent adventure perfectly suited to our aspirations, experience & fitness level. Having listened to our requirements Ken used his experience & local knowledge to create a couple of really satisfying...More

Thank andrewbrockwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service - recommended! Well organised trip and good communication. Our guide Tim created an excellent days winter climbing out of some challenging conditions on the Ben! Would definitely use again. Many thanks Ken!

Thank MCUK80
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I booked 2 days of private guiding (winter climbing) at the end of March. From making initial contact I was very impressed with all aspects of my booking. Ken was very prompt in his email responses and gave me all the up to date information...More

Thank rudedog2000
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We decided to treat ourselves to a private winter guided day in Scotland and booked for early March. We had emailed Ken with some potential routes beforehand but unfortunately the conditions had been particularly poor in early 2017 and these weren’t in condition. However, our...More

Thank roxykef
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great experience doing my first "technical" mountain climb with Chris guiding. West Coast Mountain Guides organised it for me very quickly and were very helpful explaining kit that I needed etc given that I am a novice. Would climb with them again for sure

Thank tim r
Reviewed 21 March 2017

On two previous winter trips up Ben Nevis via the CMD route, I had marvelled at the majestic North Face and dreamt of fulfilling a route on it's flanks. This season, Ken at West Coast Mountain Guides helped me fulfil this dream by guiding me...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had a SUPERB 3 days with Steve from West Coast Mountain Guides up out of Fort William a couple of weeks ago. We met Steve early on Saturday morning ('we' being 3 men in our mid-30s with lots of outdoor but no mountaineering experience)...More

Thank apja2017
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The whole experience was first class from the initial contact to Ken through the actual day on the route. Ken and our guide for the day, Dave Anderson, paid incredible detail to what we wanted to achieve and put the day together around that We...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

5th visit to the cic and 3rd with ken, again another great week, Ken seems able to find routes to do in all conditions while be inspirational and motivational without pressure. He and his team are a pleasure to be with and climb with, highly...More

Thank Neil B
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