Ben Lawers at 1215 meters is the highest mountain in the southern part of the Scottish Highlands. It lies to the north side of Loch Tay, and is the highest point of a long ridge that includes seven Munros. ( A group of mountains in Scotland with a height over 3,000 feet (914.4 m), the best known being Ben Nevis. Munros are named after Sir Hugh Munro, 4th Baronet (1856–1919), who produced a list of such hills, known as Munro’s Tables in 1891.)