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Address: Activity Club House | Dragon's Tooth Golf Course, Ballachulish PH49 4JX, Scotland
Phone Number: 01855 413 200
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Description: The centre itself is situated in Glencoe Valley – in the heart of the...
The centre itself is situated in Glencoe Valley – in the heart of the Outdoor Capital of the UK – and pick from a remarkable range of superb things to do and to enjoy. Make the most of your holiday as we take care of the details and you focus on the sport: whether its golf on a stunning parkland course, rib tours out to open sea, Segway tours over a wonderful estate or the thrill of high-adrenalin canyoning. In fact, there are over 20 outdoor activities and Scottish tours to pursue and whatever your passion for adventure in Scotland, we share it, too!Professional guides, personal attention, friendly people and superb equipment. This is the home of Highland activities!You will find our activities centred at bases around the lochside at Glencoe, between Fort William and Oban. And just one phone call opens up this world – with advice, suggestions and reservations.We look forward to welcoming you. Scotland adventure starts here . . . . .
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Amazing fun for all ages

Took the wife on a Segway trek. She was so nervous but the guys were fantastic at making her feel at ease. She got the hang of it quick and we had blast. Would recommend it to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

Took the wife on a Segway trek. She was so nervous but the guys were fantastic at making her feel at ease. She got the hang of it quick and we had blast. Would recommend it to everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We’ve given this review an excellent rating but this is for the customer service from the staff at Glencoe activity not for the actual boat trip. We had booked the Seaxplorer through the Glencoe activities website. We were staying in Glencoe but decided the morning, 1 hour trip leaving from Fort William would suit us better than an afternoon trip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We went on an absolutely fantastic fast boat trip; guided by Paul who was absolutely brilliant when sharing his wealth of knowledge on the wildlife and history of the area. The trip was both thrilling and insightful at the same time and I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting the area!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Met Laurence for the tour. Both of us were 1 st timers on a Segway. Great fun on the tour found the segways to be a very intuitive form of transport! Can also recommend the club sandwich. We will definitely be back. Thanks.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Fantastic trip around Loch Leven on the fast boat and, though fast at times, is completely suitable for all ages; there was even a baby on board! The driver and guide, Paul, is a fund of knowledge and explains the history and meaning of the surroundings as you travel without it seeming like an educational talk. He has a great... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Loved this! Best fast boat ride ever, we were even allowed on the Island to explore, Paul "the boat man" was really friendly and knowledgeable, he told us loads of really interesting information to do the the history of the area, excellent value for money too, we will be doing this again next time.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Really enjoyed the one hour trip giving the history of the area and looking at the animals and Sealife in and around the loch. Great informative commentary delivered with a sense of humour. Can recommend this trip, would love to do the 2 hour one next time. Also they provide all the waterproofs, Hats, gloves,life jackets, binoculars and identification sheets... More 

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Fife, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Had a super morning on the segways great fun really exciting then back in the afternoon for archery which was hard until you get the hang of it. Many thanks Laurence,Tom and Calum. Well led individual service.Will be back. Gordon.

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

we did three things over the weekend. Two hours on fast boat was great friendly informative and lots of fun. Archery was good fun too. Segway was a laugh as well. They have a bit of trouble with there booking but persevere it's worth it

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

fun experience for the family learning how to use segways and travelling around a beautiful location. Great tuition at a pace suitable for all. Guaranteed to make you smile.

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RomanticGite, Owner at Glencoe Activities, responded to this review

Michelle, it's good of you to review your magic-carpet experience. Thank you! Hoping that the rest of your holidays have other excitements, too and that you take home brilliant memories of your time in the Highlands. I think you should return to Glencoe Activities this time next year - and try your hand at Via Ferrata !!?? More 

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