Gordon Square, Fort William


Fort William is situated in the western Scottish Highlands, on the shores of Loch Linnhe. Famous as a gateway to Ben Nevis, the U.K.’s highest peak, and Glen Nevis valley, home to Steall Falls.

The nearby Nevis Range Mountain Resort has ski runs and forest trails. In the town centre, the West Highland Museum focused on regional life and history. To the northeast, Ben Nevis Distillery explores whisky production.

Read more about the Top Up Taps along the West Highland Way on the Scottish Water website.


Winter Walk

Situated in the Scottish Highlands our Gordon Street Top up Tap is a great meeting point for your next excursion. Whether you’re looking to hike, walk or cycle, Fort William has nearly 70 picturesque trails. From Ben Nevis to Steall Falls, Scotland’s beauty bears no comparison! If you want to keep your wander low-key, top up from the tap and stroll through the town centre, visiting cosy pubs and restaurants, and finish off by walking the short distance to the town pier.

Tag us in your festive walks under #12TUTs for the chance to win some Scottish Water goodies, and remember only to walk when weather permits and stay vigilant in cold conditions: Water Safety – Scottish Water.

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