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Are there any clues to help get high marks?
Cross the rivers at footbridges (FB) and areas of shallow water
(Fords). Try and follow the contours as much as possible, since this avoids
steep gradients. Contour lines stay 'on the level'. The slopes are steepest
where the contours are close together. Zigzag up the steepest gradients. Keep
clear of rock outcrops, cliffs and scree (loose rocks). Check the rock features
map symbols below:
Ordnance Survey Map Symbols: Rock Features
What is a near miss?
A near miss is an accident or near-accident that does not
result in injury. It is also known as a 'close call'.
How can I find out the correct route to the summit?
You will need to get to the summit first. Clicking the
button will then open a window showing a diagnostic 3D image of the safest Ben
How can I find out what the actual landscape at Ben Nevis