Fort William is a magnet for devotees of the Scottish Highlands and especially for those who love open air pursuits. Known as the ‘outdoor capital of the UK’, the town and surrounding area are packed full of things to do in all seasons. Here’s our guide to the best of the best.
Fort William is home to some of the most stunning scenery and wild landscapes in the UK. It boasts mountains, incredible waterfalls and stunning views at every turn. Outdoor activities are available for every level of fitness, so don’t overlook the opportunity to try something new. There’s a wealth of expertise at hand, and trained instructors will be only too glad to help you achieve your climbing or skiing goal. Whether you come to Fort William for one activity in particular, or in order to be spontaneous, get outside, breathe in the fresh air and enjoy yourself.