Fort William is called "The capital of outdoor activities in the United Kingdom" and is a major tourist center for all who enjoy hiking and climbing. He is also known for its historical attractions, shopping streets, paths for walking and cycling. Just outside the city is the route for downhill mountain biking; thousands of people flock here every year, including participants in the biggest international competitions. This should encourage adolescents. Near Fort William filmed several famous films, including "Braveheart" and the introductory frames of the film "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix".