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Ben Wyvis is an isolated, huge and bulky Munro, rising like an elephant from the lower moors of Easter Ross. Prominent in many views, Ben Wyvis is a well-known and popular ascent.
Region: Loch Ness
Altitude: 1046 metres
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Detailed route description and map
Other routes and challenges
The route given above is extremely popular and any other approach to Ben Wyvis makes one seem decidedly eccentric.
One of the best alternatives is to use a mountain bike to head up past Loch Glass to Wyvis Lodge. From further up the glen, an old stalkers' path ascends via the Carn Gorm ridge to Tom a' Choinnich. Some of the trip reports give more details.
Walker-friendly accommodation in the area
Users' walk reports for Ben Wyvis
There are 6513 Walkhighlanders who have climbed Ben Wyvis. They have contributed 99 public walk reports including this summit. These are ordered below with the most recent ones first. The rightmost column shows how many summits were included in their report, which may help you to find the most relevant reports.