Useful Contacts

1. Charlie Ramsay: General information
2. Inov-8
Providers of footwear and clothing
3. Fort William Police: To advise them
Fax: 01397 705336
Tel: If calling locally dial 101 and ask to be transferred to Fort William Police.
In an emergency always dial 999
Lochaber Police
4. Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team: Safety
LMRT Contact Details:
1 Galloway Place, Fort William, PH33 6UH
Phone: 01397 700995
Lochaber MRT
5. VisitScotland Information Centre
15 High Street
Fort William
PH33 6DH
Open all year round.
Tel 01397 701801
Web: or
Tourist Information
6. Lochaber Athletic Club: Possible pacing
Lochaber AC
7. Local Weather: Weather forecast
Foul Weather
8. Glen Nevis Campsite: Accommodation
Tel 01397 702 191
Glen Nevis Campsite
9. Glen Nevis Youth Hostel: Accommodation
Tel 01397 702 336
Youth Hostel
10. Glen Nevis Refreshments: Glen Nevis Restaurant and Lounge Bar
Tel 01397 705459
Glen Nevis Restaurant and Lounge Bar
11. Sportswarehouse: Equipment and clothing:
Sportswarehouse also hold the official logo template for Ramsay’s Round. To view products visit To place an order email to confirm product selection and agree costs.
12. Lochaber News: Local news and sport:
Lochaber News
13. Scottish Hill Runners: for useful information on Hill Running in Scotland, visit Scottish Hill Runners
14. Ultra-Distance Challenges: for more information on many of the UK’s top Ultra-Distance Challenges
Ultra-Distance Challenges
15. The Nevis Partnership: for more information visit or contact by telephone: 01397 701 901 or email: The Nevis Partnership
16. Friends of Nevis: for more information visit or contact by telephone: 01397 701 088 or email: Friends of Ben Nevis
17. For those that want to go the extra distance visit Beyond Marathon
18. Corrour Station House
Telephone 01397 732236
Corrour Station House
19. First ScotRail Train Services
ScotRail Fort William
20. Nevis Range Gondola
For more information on the Gondola
Tel. 01397 705 825
Nevis Range Gondola
21. Ben Nevis Inn: for refreshments and accommodation facilities
Tel 01397 701227
Ben Nevis Inn
22. Nevis Taxis: for support transport to and from key round access points
Tel 01397 703300
Nevis Taxis
23. Carnethy Hill Running Club
For more information visit
Carnethy Hill Running Club
24. Ben Nevis Race Association
For more information on the Ben Nevis Race visit
Ben Nevis Race Association
25. The Clachaig Inn
The start and finish of the Glen Coe Circuit. For more information on the Claighaig Inn visit
Claighaig Inn
26. West Highland Way
For more information on the West Highland Way visit
West Highland Way
27. Great Glen Way
For more information on the Great Glen Way visit
Great Glen Way
28. The Cape Wrath Trail: For more information on the Cape Wrath Trail visit Cape Wrath Trail
29. West Highland Way Race: For more information on the West Highland Way Race visit West Highland Way Race
30. Those who dare: For more information visit Those who dared
31. Glenmore Lodge: For further details please
Call 01479 861 256
or visit
Glenmore Lodge
32. The Great Outdoors Magazine (T G O):
For more information on The Great Outdoors Magazine
The Great Outdoors Magazine
33. The Caledonian Challenge:
For more details and information
Call +44 (0)131 524 0350
or visit
The Caledonian Challenge
34. Harveys Maps
12-22 Main Street
Doune FK16 6BJ
Tel 01786 841 202
Or Visit
Harveys Maps
35. Glen Nevis Refreshments
Cafe Beag
Tel. 01397 703601
Glen Nevis Refreshments
36. The Big Ben Nevis Triathlon
For further detail please visit
Tel 01397 772899
The Big Ben Nevis Triathlon
37. Nevis Bank Inn
Accommodation and Refreshments
Belford Road
Fort William PH33 6BY
Tel 01397 705721
Nevis Bank Inn
38. Ellis Brigham: For clothing and equipment
St Marys Hall
Belford Road
Fort William
PH33 6BT
Tel 01397 706220
Ellis Brigham
39. Alpine Bikes
Specialists in cycling equipment and clothing
Telephone: 0141 559 5464
Alpine Bikes
Nearest store:
Alpine Bikes Fort William
117 High St
Fort William
PH33 6DG
Tel: 01397 704 008
Nearest store
40. Tiso
Specialists in outdoor equipment and clothing
Telephone: +44 (0)131 554 9101
Nearest Store:
Tiso Inverness Outdoor Experience
2 Henderson Road
Tel: 01463 729 171
Inverness store
41. The Original Mountain Marathon (OMM)
Mountain Endurance Competitive Challenge
Telephone: +44 (0)1524 822084
The Original Mountain Marathon
42. Alexandra Hotel: Fort William
Telephone: +44 (0)1397 702241
Alexandra Hotel
43. Run and Become: Specialist UK Running Shops, Branches in London, Cardiff and Edinburgh. Gear to help you travel “Fast n Light”.
Nearest Store: Edinburgh: 20 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh EH2 4QWTel: 0131 313 5300 or Visit
Run and Become
44. East Highland Way: For more details visit East Highland Way
45. Scottish Outdoor Access Code: For more details visit Scottish Outdoor Access Code
46. Oban M R T:
Oban Mountain Rescue Post
Sinclair Drive
Oban PA34 4DR
Email contact is via the contact page on the website:
For more details visit
Oban MRT Ambulance
47. Glengyle House:
Glen Nevis
Fort William
Tel: 01397 708622
Glengyle House, Fort William

Useful resource contacts

Whilst details of useful contacts are provided, contenders must appreciate that these contacts are not there to provide organisational facilities. The organisation of any attempt must be that of the contender or someone personally selected to act on their behalf as event organiser.

The useful contacts are listed to facilitate that process.


To my son Fergus Ramsay for accessing this domain name and the initial setting up of this site.

My son Fergus Ramsay


Thank you for visiting I do hope that you found the content interesting and informative.

Charlie Ramsay