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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 2022

Kayak Intro

Sat 5th & Sun 6th

Loch Morlich with the Cairngorms in the background

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 - 0
Trip code: Mar Intro
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Portknockie

Sat 12th & Sun 13th

Kayaker, Bow Fiddle Rock

The plan for this weekend is to run 2 day trips in the Portknockie area. This is a lovely section of coastline for exploring by kayak and Bow Fiddle rock is one of its outstanding features. Would also recommend a visit to the ice cream shop in Cullen.

This course would be ideal for an introduction to sea kayaking and no previous experience is required to take part. 

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

Fri 18th - Sun 20th

Arch, Tanera Bheg, 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 - £282
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Summer Isles
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Plockton

Sat 26th & Sun 27th

View from Kayak, Plockton bay

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 - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Mar Plockton
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April 2022

Shieldaig

Fri 1st - Mon 4th

Kayaks in Bay

The plan for this trip is to base ourselves in Shieldaig and run a series of day trips exploring the local area. Shieldaig is an absolutely stunning location for sea kayaking.

This is also a great location for wildlife spotting, just off the village is Shieldaig island with its resident pair of sea eagles. Along with the eagles, we often see otters, porpoise and seals when paddling here.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 3
Trip code: Apr Shieldaig
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Jura

Fri 8th - Mon 11th

Sound of Jura

We aim to spend 4 days circumnavigating the North end of Jura. Setting off from Carsaig Bay we head across to Tarbert, then portage across into Loch Tarbert. We then make our way up the rugged west coast of Jura through the Gulf of Corryvreckan before paddling back down the Sound of Jura.

This trip would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous sea kayaking experience.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 0
Trip code: Apr Jura
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Islands of Lorn

Fri 15th - Mon 18th

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 - £378
Places available - 2
Trip code: Apr Lorn
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Ardnamurchan

Fri 22nd - Tue 26th

Basking Shark, Ardnamurchan

Ardnamurchan is a classic sea kayaking location, it feels remote, challenging and full of adventure. It is the most westerly point of mainland UK, has an abundance of wildlife and great coastline to explore.

This will be a 5 day camping expedition and would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous kayaking experience.

Duration - 5 Days
Cost - £432
Places available - 4
Trip code: Apr Ardnamurchan
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May 2022

Mull

Sat 29th Apr - Tue 3rd May

Beach, 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 - 2
Trip code: May Mull
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Orkney

Mon 9th - Sat 14th

Cave, South Ronaldsay

Orkney is a great location for a sea kayaking adventure. It offers us some great coastline to explore with cliffs, caves and deserted sandy beaches. It is also rich in history and it is amazing to paddle round the rusting hulks of the blockships in Scapa Bay

We will base ourselves centrally on the main island and run a series of trips making the most of the prevailing forecast.

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £538
Places available - 1
Trip code: May Orkney
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Small Isles

Thu 19th - Mon 23rd

Kayaker with Eigg in background

The Small Isles are an archipelago of islands in the Inner Hebrides. They lie south of Skye and North of Ardnamurchan. This will be a 5 day camping expedtion starting on the mainland near Arisaig and weather permitting we will paddle across to Eigg and from here explore as much of the area as weather and time allow.

Previous sea kayaking experience required for this trip.

Duration - 5 Days
Cost - £440
Places available - 3
Trip code: May Small Isles
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NW Coast

Sat 28th - Mon 30th 

Lunchstop, Stoer

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 - £282
Places available - 0
Trip code: May NW Coast 
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June 2022

Kayak Coaching

Sat 4th & Sun 5th

Kayak Skills, Loch Morlich

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.

We will spend day 1 on an inland Loch in the Aviemore area and then head for the Moray coast on day 2.

Duration -  2 Days
Cost - £180
Places available - 0
Trip code: Jun Coaching
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Uist, Outer Hebs

Mon 6th - Sat 11th

Sound of Harris

The chain of islands that comprise North Uist, Benbecula and South Uist often appear to be formed more of water than land. This lends itself perfectly for exploring by kayak, with its numerous inlets and bays on the east side and long sandy beaches on the west.

We will run a series of day trips exploring this stunning paddling venue.

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £528
Places available - 1
Trip code: Jun Uist
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Treshnish

Fri 17th - Mon 20th

Kayakers, Fingals Cave, Staffa

This is a great paddling venue situated just off the west coast of Mull. It is a haven for wildlife, with otters, porpoise, seals and even sea eagles being regularly spotted. Another classic of this trip is the island of Staffa and Fingals cave.

This is a 4 day camping based expedition and the trip would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous sea kayaking experience.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £392
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jun Treshnish
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Summer Isles

Fri 24th - Mon 27th

Kayakers, Tanera Beag, Summer Isles

The plan for this trip is to run a 4 day expediton style trip exploring as much of the area as weather and client ability allows. 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 - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 6
Trip code: Jun Summer Isles 4 day
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July 2022

kayak Intro

Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd

Lunchtime, Loch Morlich

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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Raasay & Rona

Fri 8th - Tue 12th

Kayaker, South end of Raasay

Raasay & Rona are a lovely island chain nestled in the Inner Sound between Skye and the Applecross peninsula. This is a great area for exploring by sea kayak it has a remote feel about it and offers us plenty of wildlife spotting opportunities.

This will be a 5 day camping expedition and would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous kayaking experience.

Duration - 5 Days
Cost - £432
Places available - 2
Trip code: Jul Raasay
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Sound of Arisaig 

Fri 15th - Mon 18th

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 - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 2
Trip code: Jul Arisaig
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South Skye

Fri 29th - Mon 1st Aug

Kayaker, North harbour,Soay

This is a great area for sea kayaking with the Cuillin mountains providing a stunning backdrop for the trip. We will spend our time exploring Loch Scavaig and weather permitting have a paddle round the Island of Soay which lies just off the shore.

This will be a 4 day camping expedition and would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous kayaking experience.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 5
Trip code: Jul South Skye
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August 2022

Islands of Lorn

Fri 5th - Mon 8th

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 - £378
Places available - 4
Trip code: Aug Lorn
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NW Coast

Fri 12th - Sun 14th

Lunch Stop, NW Coast trip

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 - £282
Places available - 6
Trip code: Aug NW Coast
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Jura

Fri 19th - Mon 22nd

Sound of Jura

We aim to spend 4 days circumnavigating the North end of Jura. Setting off from Carsaig Bay we head across to Tarbert, then portage across into Loch Tarbert. We then make our way up the rugged west coast of Jura through the Gulf of Corryvreckan before paddling back down the Sound of Jura.

This trip would be appropriate for returning clients or those with previous sea kayaking experience.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 6
Trip code: Aug Jura
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Loch Sween

Fri 26th - Mon 29th

Tayvallich Bay

The plan for this trip is to base ourselves at the campsite at Tayvallich and run a series of day trips.
This is an excellent area for sea kayaking, it offers a great coastline, sheltered bays, amazing views all around and an abundance of wildlife.

Being campsite based allows us to choose each days paddling venue to make the most of this stunning location.

Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 4
Trip code: Aug Loch Sween
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September 2022

Lewis 

Sun 4th - Fri 9th

Traigh Na Beirigh Beach

The plan for this one is to spend time exploring the coastline and islands on the NW side of Lewis. We will base ourselves at Cnip campsite, Traigh Na Beirigh bay for  the trip.   

This is a stunning location for sea paddling, it's rich in wildlife with otters, seals and porpoise all spotted regularly whilst padling in this area.

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £528
Places available - 2
Trip code: Sep Lewis
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Moray Coast

Sat 10th & Sun 11th

Kayaker with dolphin, Kessock Bridge

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 - 0
Trip code: Sep Moray Coast
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Sound of Arisaig

Sat 17th - Mon 19th

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 - £282
Places available - 6
Trip code: Sep Arisaig
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Scottish Kayak Trail

Fri 23rd - Wed 28th

Kayak on beach

This trip is primarily for returning clients who have expressed an interest in taking part on an A - B trip with no specific start or end point on Scotland’s stunning west coast.

We will base the plan for the week on the prevailing weather at the time and keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the trip.

Duration - 6 Days
Cost - £TBC
Places available - 0
Trip code: Sep Kayak Trail
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October 2022

Kayak Intro

Sat 1st & Sun 2nd

Kayaks on beach, Loch Morlich

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: Oct Intro
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Summer Isles

Fri 7th - Sun 9th

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 - £282
Places available - 6
Trip code: Oct Summer Isles
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Plockton

Sat 15th & Sun 16th

Plockton Bay

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 - £180
Places available - 6
Trip code: Oct Plockton
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Glencoe

Fri 21st - Mon 24th

West Coast Sunset

The plan for this one is to run 4 day trips exploring the coastline and islands in the Glencoe / Lynn of Lorn area. Highlights include exploring the islands of Loch Leven and further south to the north end of Lismore and castle Stalker.

As always, we will keep our daily paddling plan flexible to make the most of the prevailing weather.


Duration - 4 Days
Cost - £378
Places available - 0
Trip code: Oct Glencoe
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