Banavie (Banbhaidh) station is adjacent to Neptune’s Staircase, a set of locks on the Caledonian Canal which crosses Scotland linking Loch Linnhe and the Atlantic Coast of Scotland with Inverness and the North Sea via Loch Ness. There is a hotel with bar/restaurant near the station. Picture shows the 08.30 Fort William – Mallaig train just leaving Banavie station, where it immediately crosses the Caledonian Canal via a swing bridge.
The upper basin, Caledonian Canal, Corpach. Beyond Ben Nevis and the mountain on the left, Aonach Mor.