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Reviewed 3 days ago

the gorgeous views while reading all the monuments to our soldiers. Take the time to read all the notes and plaques. Very moving.

Thank taurusthebull14
Reviewed 6 days ago

The 3 Commandos made out of bronze face south toward Ben Nevis and stand as a reminder of the thousands of men and officers of The Commandos who trained in the Spean-bridge area and who died in World War II. (1939-1945). “Lest we forget” There...More

Thank Sherrel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

in the middle of nowhere near Spean Bridge. This monument to the RM Commando training school is fascinating. With the nearby Commando museum a great visit for anyone interested in the war.

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Short stop off during bus tour Very interesting The views are also spectacular so a brilliant spot for photos Will defiantly re visit with more time aloud

Thank wileyfox2627
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This memorial has commandos looking out at Ben Nevis. It is set in a beautiful area. To one side is a further memorial at which family members can leave personal messages and memories of former commandos. This is a wonderful memorial.

Thank 15traveladdict9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very fitting monument and in the perfect setting. The Memorial Garden is very poignant and serves to remind visitors that our Forces are still giving their lives to project our way of life.

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited memorial when we went to Fort William and Ben Nevis. It's located near road A82 and big parking was there. Typically memorial for soldiers who fought in WW2.

Thank MartinnusCZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The memorial is poignant and remarkable in its simplicity. On a clear day the views to the Ben and the Grey Corries is magnificent. The position is very well chosen. It can get busy if several bus tours stop at the same time. It is...More

Thank Kill0ch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Set in an impressive and contextually significant locale, this is a major feature of the area. In its simplicity and understatement it is most effective as a Memorial and tribute. Within ready access from Fort William. Easy off road parking.

Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This memorial is located on the A82 north east of Fort William and is worth a stop to reflect on the men who fought in WW2 and give thanks to them here in this beautiful, tranquil setting overlooking Ben Nevis if the weather is nice....More

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jtreby
30 September 2015|
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Response from LucyDiamondScotland | Reviewed this property |
It' slightly uphill from the car park, but if she takes it slowly and has help she should be ok. Failing that, the monument is fully visible from the car park.
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