Join us for an iconic British walking challenge – the National Three Peaks challenge in 24 hours!
During the challenge, we will attempt to climb the three highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales (Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike & Snowdon) – all within 24 hours, which includes 460 miles (740km) of driving between them! We travel to Scotland on Saturday, staying overnight at the foot of Ben Nevis with spectacular views on the mountain. Early next morning, we start climbing Ben Nevis, climb Scafell Pike in England in the afternoon and finish the challenge with a night ascent of Snowdon! This is an active event and people participating should have the necessary fitness to walk over five hours per climb. You will be guided by an experienced Mountain Leader throughout the challenge.
Saturday: 7:45 am meet near Hotel Novotel London West, 1 Shortlands, W6 8DR (5-minute walk from Hammersmith Station); 8:00 departure; 20:00 arrive to Fort William in Scotland, check-in according to the chosen option at the campsite or the hotel;
Sunday: 5:00-6:00 breakfast; 6:00 start climbing Ben Nevis; 11:00 finish Ben Nevis and start driving to Scafell Pike; 17:00 arrive and start climbing Scafell Pike; 21:00 finish Scafell Pike and start driving to Snowdon;
Monday: 2:00 arrive and start climbing Snowdon; 6:00 finish Snowdon and complete the challenge; 6:00-8:00 take a shower, have breakfast; 8:00-14:00 relax on the shore of the beautiful Padarn Lake; 14:00 departure; 20:00 London, Hammersmith.
Travel times may vary depending on traffic/weather conditions and the fitness level of the group.
Over 24 hours, you will trek around 23 miles (37 km) and ascend to a total height of almost 3,000 meters. This is a serious and tough challenge which requires a good level of fitness, as well as plenty of grit and determination. Ultimately, however, your hard work will be rewarded with spectacular views and a huge sense of achievement 🏅!!!
Tent place in a large tent, shared with the person of the same gender from our group (tent is provided if requested 48h before the start of the trip)
Shared shared twin room in a hotel
Private private room in a hotel
The price does not include:
As on most of our trips, we will be travelling in a comfortable 16-seater minibus with air conditioning and Wi-Fi.
What to bring:
That’s it, we will take care of the rest, so just turn up and enjoy your Three Peaks Challenge adventure 😊!!!
Campsite (Tent option): Glen Nevis campsite
The campsite is set in a magnificent location in Glen Nevis, with stunning views to Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains. It has excellent facilities – washrooms with toilets, free hot showers, wash hand basins, razor points and hand dryers.
Hotel: Ben Nevis Hotel & Leisure Club
With great views over Ben Nevis, the hotel has a restaurant, a bar and a free heated indoor swimming pool, where you can relax on our arrival.
Traveling in small groups creates a friendly atmosphere. We aim to have no more than 16 walkers per group leader.
This tour, as well as any other Evebus Tours, can be arranged for private groups. Please contact us on email@example.com with the email subject “Private tours”.