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An evening with ‘Spike’ Sykes

One of our very first founders of the Nevis Range Ski Resort that we all know today – ‘Spike’ Sykes, will be giving an evening of entertaining, lively chat from his early school days up to present day. He’ll also be relaying his epic stories about being a member of the Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team […]

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Cameron’s cafe re-opens it’s doors!

On Monday 25th July 2016 Cameron’s cafe will re-open its doors to the public.  Cameron’s cafe is named after Donald Cameron the joiner who built it. Take the Scenic Chair from the gondola top station, here you’ll be able to access Cameron’s cafe and the Hidden Valley. The valley is also known as Coire nan […]

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Brit Atheron takes home 3rd Fort William World Cup title

Hat-trick hero Rachel Atherton takes home 3rd Fort William World Cup title as Greg Minnaar proves too strong once again. British rider Atherton wins her 9th consecutive World Cup title in the Fort William sunshine as South Africa’s Greg Minnaar triumphs in the men’s downhill British rider Rachel Atherton, who rides for Trek Factory Racing, […]

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Europeans takes top spots on 4X podium

Fort William BUFF® 4X PRO TOUR final finishes on a European high as Czech, Tomáš Slavik, and German, Steffi Marth, take top spots on the podium Today (4 June), 45 riders from across the world descended upon the Nevis Range in Fort William for the BUFF® 4X Pro Tour. Taking place on the uncompromising slopes […]

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The Pinemarten Cafe Bar Turns 5!

Today marks 5 years since the opening of the new Pinemarten cafe bar at the gondola base station at Nevis Range. In late 2010, the old Pinemarten cafe closed it’s doors as work began to transform and extend the Equipment Hire building. During the 2010/11 winter season, the base station cafe operated out of a […]

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In the Shadow of Ben Nevis

Working at Nevis Range, 27 years on, in 2016, it’s all too easy to forget the blood, sweat & tears and the huge amount of effort that went into creating the ski resort and visitor attraction that we all take for granted today.  And as a skier or snowboarder, the history of the slopes you […]

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Gondola Electronics upgraded!

• 12 tons of equipment • 15 kilometers of cable • 4,000 terminal connections • 6 Doppelmayr engineers from Austria • 9 Nevis Range staff • £½m capital cost This year when we closed for our annual ‘planned maintenance’ schedule we started a major upgrade of Electronics on our Gondola system which was first installed […]

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Meet at last!

  The two sections of the Blue Adder finally meet! The ascent from the Nevis Range base can now be ridden all the way to the start of the Blue Adder descent at the puggy line, a much more interesting and fun way to get up there than slogging up the fire road. Happy days!

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Change at the top!

From today, we’ve got a new boss here at Nevis Range.  Peter joined Nevis Range when it first opened in 1989 as head chef.  Since then, he’s been busy keeping our customers, and us, well fed with delicious and healthy meals made with loads of locally sourced ingredients.  Everything’s made on the premises, which is […]

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POC Scottish Enduro Series Round 5

After a miserable practise day on Saturday, competitors for the 2015 Scottish Enduro Series awoke on Sunday morning to the sound of birds singing, the sun shining, and the moans of the previous night’s casualties. The course had dried up nicely and it was time to get racin’! Riders head up to the Blue Adder […]

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