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Trip Calendar

Please check out the calendar for trips happening this season, we operate trips throughout Scotland at a wide variety of locations. Many of the trips are ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and no experience is required to take part. Feel free to get in touch should you have any questions regarding a particular trip or location.

If you have a particular area in mind but the dates don’t suit please get in touch as it may be possible to offer you, or your group a bespoke trip at your chosen location. We look forward to paddling with new participants as well as returning clients from previous adventures.

March 2019

Coaching Weekend

Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd

Loch Morlich with the Cairngorms in the background

This course is for participants who may have previously come on one of our trips and want to focus more on boat handling skills. We will continue to work on / refine skills as well as introducing some new ones over the weekend.

Weather permitting we may also get a chance to work on capsize and rescue skills during the course.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Coaching
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Moray Coast

Sat 16th & Sun 17th

Sea kayaker and bottlenose dolphin, Kessock bridge in background

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips on the Moray Firth. This area is rich in wildlife and if lucky we may get a sighting of the resident dolphin population which are regularly spotted off Chanonry point.

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and as well as looking for wildlife we will introduce kayaking skills throughout the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Moray
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Kayak Intro

Sat 23rd & Sun 24th

Loch Morlich and the Cairngorms

This course will be based in the Spey Valley and the plan is to spend each day on an inland loch introducing kayaking skills.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in developing kayaking skills prior to taking part on one of our trips on the sea. No previous kayaking experience is required for this course.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Intro
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Summer Isles

Fri 29th - Sun 31st

Kayaking under arch, Tanera Bheig, Summer Isles

We will base ourselves at Port A Bhaige campsite at Altandhu and run a series of day trips exploring the local area. This location has so much to offer the sea kayaker, it is rich in wildlife, has lots of islands to visit and beautiful coastline to explore.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the prevailing weather forecast.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Summer Isles
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April 2019

Lothian Coast

Sat 6th & Sun 7th

Sea kayaker, Firth of Forth

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips based out of North Queensferry. Weather permitting we would hope to visit a number of islands in the Inner Forth, including Inchcolm island, home to Inchcolm Abbey.

Although a busy shipping area, the Inner Forth is also rich in wildlife with seals and porpoise often spotted. The view of the 3 bridges from the water provides a stunning backdrop.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Apr Lothian
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Moray Coast

Sat 13th & Sun 14th

Sea kayaker and bottlenose dolphin, Kessock bridge in background

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips on the Moray Firth. This area is rich in wildlife and if lucky we may get a sighting of the resident dolphin population which are regularly spotted off Chanonry point.

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and as well as looking for wildlife we will introduce kayaking skills throughout the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Apr Moray
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Isle of Mull

Fri 19th - Mon 22nd

Kayaks on Traigh Gheal beach

We will base ourselves at Fidden Farm campsite on the Ross of Mull and run a series of day trips in the local area. Mull has so much to offer the sea kayaker, it is rich in wildlife and has stunning sandy beaches and beautiful coastline to explore.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the prevailing weather forecast.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £392
Places available - 6
Trip code: Apr Mull
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Knoydart

Sat 27th - Mon 29th

Loch Nevis, Knoydart

The plan for this trip is to meet up in Mallaig on the Saturday morning and after loading our kayaks with our camping equipment we will make our way round into Loch Nevis.

We will find a remote campsite for our first nights camp in the heart of Loch Nevis. Our next campsite will be at long beach which allows us easy access to the small hamlet of Inverie.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 6
Trip code: Apr Knoydart
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May 2019

Loch Sween

Fri 3rd - Mon 6th

Tayvallich, Loch Sween

Trip Details TBC

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £368
Places available - 6
Trip code: May Loch Sween
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Islands of Lorn

Fri 10th - Mon 13th

Kayaker, Sound of Luing

This is an absolutely stunning area for sea kayaking, It is one of the best locations in the UK to introduce participants to tidal planning as our journey is dictated by the tidal streams which ebb & flow around the islands.

This will be a 4 day camping based expedition as this format gives us the greatest flexibility to allow for tides and the prevailing weather.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £368
Places available - 6
Trip code: May Lorn
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Moray Coast

Sat 18th & Sun 19th

Sea kayaker, Moray coast with dolphin in background

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips on the Moray Firth. This area is rich in wildlife and if lucky we may get a sighting of the resident Bottlenose dolphins. 

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and as well as looking for wildlife we will introduce kayaking skills throughout the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 0
Trip code: May Moray
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Intro to Kayaking

Sat 25th & Sun 26th

Loch Morlich, with Cairngorms backdrop

This course will be based in the Spey Valley and the plan is to spend each day on an inland loch introducing kayaking skills.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in developing kayaking skills prior to taking part on one of our trips on the sea. No previous kayaking experience is required for this course.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: May Intro
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June 2019

Lewis, Hebrides

Sat 1st - Fri 7th

Kayakers on beach, Outer Hebrides

Trip details TBC

Duration - 7 Days
Cost - £576
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jun Lewis
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Moray Coast

Sat 8th & Sun 9th

Kayaker & Bottlenose dolphin

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips on the Moray Firth. This area is rich in wildlife and if lucky we may get a sighting of the resident bottlenose dolphins

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and as well as looking for wildlife we will introduce kayaking skills throughout the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 0
Trip code: Jun Moray
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NW Coast

Sat 15th - Mon 17th

kayaks on beach, Oldany island, NW Highlands

This area offers us some great opportunities for sea kayak trips, we will base ourselves at a campsite north of Lochinver and run a series of day trips exploring the local area.

This is a stunning location for kayaking with the Old Man of Stoer, Clashnessie Bay and Oldany island all close to hand.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jun NW Coast
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Treshnish

Fri 21st - Mon 24th

Fingals Cave, Staffa, Treshnish Isles

Trip details TBC

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £392
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jun Treshnish
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July 2019

Harris

Mon 1st - Fri 5th

Sea kayaks on Horgabost beach, Outer Hebrides

Harris in the Outer Hebrides is a great location for a sea kayaking trip, it is rich in wildlife, stunning scenery and beautiful sandy beaches which are void of the crowds. We will base ourselves at Horgabost campsite on the west side of Harris and run a series of day trips.

Being camp site based allows us to make the most of the prevailing weather forecast.

Duration - 5 Days
Cost - £488
Places available - 2
Trip code: Jul Harris
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Sound of Arisaig

Fri 12th - Sun 14th

Sea Kayaker, South Channel, Moidart

The Sound of Arisaig is a great location for exploring by sea kayak, it is a Marine Special Area of Conservation (MSAC) and it is rich in marine wildlife. This trip will be camping based as this gives us the greatest opportunity to explore the area.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to allow for the prevailing weather.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 0
Trip code: Jul Arisaig
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Intro to Kayaking

Sat 20th & Sun 21st

Loch Morlich with the Cairngorms backdrop

This course will be based in the Spey Valley and the plan is to spend each day on an inland loch introducing kayaking skills.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in developing kayaking skills prior to taking part on one of our trips on the sea. No previous kayaking experience is required for this course.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jul Intro
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Shetland

Mon 22nd - Sat 27th

Sea kayak on beach

Trip details TBC

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £TBC
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jul Shetland
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August 2019

Plockton - Ullapool

Sat 3rd - Thu 8th

Otter, Loch Carron

Trip details TBC

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £492
Places available - 6
Trip code: Aug Ploc-Ull
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Outer Hebrides

Sun 12th - Fri 17th

Sea kayaks on Horgabost beach, Harris, Outer Hebrides

The plan for this trip is to spend time exploring both Lewis & Harris. We will base ourselves at Cnip campsite, Traigh Na Beirigh bay for the early part of the trip and then head down to Harris and Horgabost campsite for the remainder of the week.

Both these locations offer us spectacular paddling, with a variety of wildlife, stunning sandy beaches and lots of islands and sights of interest to explore.

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £504
Places available - 0
Trip code: Aug Heb
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Coaching Weekend

Sat 17th & Sun 18th

Loch morlich, Cairngorms in background.

This course is for participants who may have previously come on one of our trips and want to focus more on boat handling skills. We will continue to work on/refine skills as well as introducing some new ones over the course of the weekend.

Weather permitting we may also get a chance to work on capsize and rescue skills during the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Aug Coaching
Enquiry Form

Isle of Mull

Fri 23rd - Mon 26th

Sea kayak on Traigh Gheal, Erraid, Ross of Mull

We will base ourselves at Fidden Farm campsite on the Ross of Mull and run a series of day trips in the local area. Mull has so much to offer the sea kayaker, it is rich in wildlife and has stunning sandy beaches and beautiful coastline to explore.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the prevailing weather forecast.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £392
Places available - 6
Trip code: Aug Mull
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September 2019

NW Coast

Fri 30th Aug - Sun 1st

Sea kayaks on beach, Oldany island, NW Highlands

This area offers us some great opportunities for sea kayak trips, we will base ourselves at a campsite north of Lochinver and run a series of day trips exploring the local area.

This is a stunning location for kayaking with the Old Man of Stoer, Clashnessie Bay and Oldany island all close to hand.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 6
Trip code: Sep NW Coast
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Knoydart

Fri 6th - Sun 8th

Early morning view down Loch Nevis from campsite.

The plan for this trip is to meet up in Mallaig on the Friday morning and after loading our kayaks with our camping equipment we will make our way round into Loch Nevis.

We will find a remote campsite for our first nights camp in the heart of Loch Nevis. Our next campsite will be at long beach which allows us easy access to the small hamlet of Inverie.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 0
Trip code: Sep Knoydart
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Sound of Arisaig

Sat 14th - Mon 16th

Sea Kayaking, South Channel, Moidart

The Sound of Arisaig is a great location for exploring by sea kayak, it is a Marine Special Area of Conservation (MSAC) and it is rich in marine wildlife. This trip will be camping based as this gives us the greatest opportunity to explore the area.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to allow for the prevailing weather.

Duration - 3 Days
Cost - £276
Places available - 6
Trip code: Sep Arisaig
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Moray Coast

Sat 29th & Sun 30th

Sea kayaker and bottlenose dolphin, kessock bridge in background

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips on the Moray Firth. This area is rich in wildlife and if lucky we may get a sighting of the resident dolphin population which are regularly spotted of Chanonry point.

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and as well as looking for wildlife we will introduce kayaking skills throughout the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 0
Trip code: Sep Moray
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October 2018

Lothian Coast

Sat 6th & Sun 7th

Sea kayaker with Forth rail bridge in background

We will run 2 day trips and weather permitting we would hope to visit a number of the islands in the Inner Forth including Inchcolm island home to Inchcolm Abbey.

Although a busy shipping area the Inner Forth is also rich in wildlife with seals and porpoise often spotted. There are great views of the city and the Forth rail bridge provides a great backdrop.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £178
Places available - 0
Trip code: Oct Lothian
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Summer Isles

Fri 12th - Sun 14th

Kayak on beach, Tanera Beag, Summer Isles

We will base ourselves at Port A Bhaige campsite at Altandhu and run a series of day trips exploring the local area. This location has so much to offer the sea kayaker, it is rich in wildlife, has lots of islands to visit and beautiful coastline to explore.

We will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the prevailing weather forecast.

Duration - 3 days
Cost - £268.00
Places available - 0
Trip code: Oct Summer isles
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Coaching Weekend

Sat 20th & Sun 21st

Otter and sea kayaks, Loch Carron

This course is for participants who may have previously come on one of our trips and want to focus more on boat handling skills. We will continue to work on/refine skills as well as introducing some new ones over the course of the weekend.

Weather permitting we may also get a chance to work on capsize and rescue skills during the weekend.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £168
Places available - 2
Trip code: Oct Coaching
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Plockton

Sat 27th & Sun 28th

Sea kayak on beach, Lothian coast

We will base ourselves in Plockton and spend the 2 days exploring the coastline and islands of the Inner Sound. Plockton is a beautiful conservation village and has some great restaurants and numerous accommodation options, it is also a great location for kayak trips.

This area is rich in wildlife and stunning scenery. No previous experience is required for this course.

Duration - 2 Days
Cost - £178
Places available - 3
Trip code: Oct Plockton
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