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Ben Nevis at night trek

Date 16 August 2024
Location Ben Nevis, Scotland
Registration fee £45
Minimum fundraising £330

The Ben Nevis at Night Trek is an exhilarating adventure that takes you to the highest point in the UK, but with a twist!

Here are some key facts: 

  • Challenge distance: Approximately 18 km (around 12 miles). 
  • Start time: The trek begins around 10pm or 11pm. 
  • Route: Guided by torchlight, you’ll zigzag your way to the summit of Ben Nevis (standing at an impressive 1,324 metres). 
  • Sunrise: If weather permits, you’ll witness a stunning sunrise over the Scottish Highlands during your descent. 
  • Mountain leaders: Experienced mountain leaders accompany you throughout the trek. 
  • Reward: After conquering the mountain, enjoy a hearty breakfast to celebrate your achievement! 

It’s a fantastic challenge and the memories you’ll create will last a lifetime! 

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Why sign up with Royal Voluntary Service?  

  • Impactful fundraising: By raising funds, you directly contribute to Royal Voluntary Service's mission of supporting people in hospitals and communities across Britain. Your efforts help provide friendship, coordination of events, and practical assistance to those who need it most. 
  • Dedicated support: Royal Voluntary Service will be right by your side throughout your journey. Expect fundraising ideas, motivational tips, and Royal Voluntary Service materials to ensure your fundraising success. 
  • Trekking gear: As a Royal Voluntary Service trekker, you’ll receive a free t-shirt to proudly wear on your adventure. 
  • Fundraising guidance: Royal Voluntary Service provides dedicated support to help you reach your fundraising target. Regular emails and communication keep you informed and motivated leading up to the event. 


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