Ben Nevis is 1344 m high and the highest mountain in the United Kingdom. In Gaelic, the mountain is called Beinn Nibheis or "the terrible mountain". The colossus is near Fort William. During summer Ben Nevis is a real attraction. Thousand of people want to reach the top. But be careful! The weather can change suddenly. It's always cool and windy. The Mountain Rescue needs to pick up walkers regularly.