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Glencoe Activities

Ballachulish PH49 4JX, Scotland
+44 1855 413200
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Fun for all

My husband played golf and in the meantime me and my teenage children did the Segway experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TringTravellers
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Tring, United Kingdom
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Amazing Segway Experience

We've passed by here on our way to Oban many times, often said we'd have a go with the Segways, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt P
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Based in Glencoe - right in the heart of "The Outdoor Capital of the UK" - our award-winning activity centre is a short drive away from Fort William, Oban, Kinlochleven and Ballachulish. We offer a range of family-friendly activities where the focus is fun! From Segway Adventure to Archery and golf, we guarantee professional guides, personal attention, friendly people and superb equipment - all in the most amazing of settings.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ballachulish PH49 4JX, Scotland
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+44 1855 413200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband played golf and in the meantime me and my teenage children did the Segway experience. Great fun amazing views all the segways well maintained - and there is a good induction for first timers. James our guide was knowledgeable and supportive. All the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've passed by here on our way to Oban many times, often said we'd have a go with the Segways, but never bothered until last week. SO glad we tried it. Myself (46yr old petrolhead), my wife (uncoordinated, age classified), and daughter (17, aspergers, no...More

Thank Matt P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were guided by Kristen, who made it a wonderful experience to ride the Segways. She was very helpful to ensure we could operate the Segway safely and also gave lots of other useful information, such as the story about the Dragons Tooth. Not only...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The centre in ballaculish offers a variety of outdoor activities in the middle of beautiful landscapes. The Segway Tour can be booked online and payment can easily be done via credit card. The tour was a blast! We had so much fun!! Our guide taught...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We left it a bit late to book anything on the last day of our trip, but one phone call to these guys sorted it for some Segway fun. Loved the purpose built routes and the instructor was great. We had home cooked lunch in...More

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RiverBeds, Front Office Manager at Glencoe Activities, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic stay with us. Please keep up-to-date with us via facebook and instagram for all our special offers. We hope to have you visit again soon.

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Rang and booked beforehand, however got there and they had over booked and didn't have any space. On the phone they also said kids aged 8 & 10 would be ok, they said they regularly had 6 year olds doing it. Again this wasn't the...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic visit here with my family Great time and loads of laughs , a really good experience. 5 mins tuition and your off. Easy to master and lots of fun!!!! Segways. Best ever.

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RiverBeds, Front Office Manager at Glencoe Activities, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic stay with us. Please keep up-to-date with us via facebook and instagram for all our special offers. We hope to have you visit again soon.

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of taking part in a Segway tour at the Riverbeds. Our guide Stuart (I think 😖) was super friendly and made sure we were safe at all times. We had done a few Segway tour before so we managed to go...More

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RiverBeds, Front Office Manager at Glencoe Activities, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic stay with us. Please keep up-to-date with us via facebook and instagram for all our special offers. We hope to have you visit again soon.

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were staying up the hill in a rented house so in 5 mins could walk down to this great facility. Firstly, all the staff were very friendly and happy to help organise all our activities with ease. The golf course was in great condition...More

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RiverBeds, Front Office Manager at Glencoe Activities, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic stay with us. Please keep up-to-date with us via facebook and instagram for all our special offers. We hope to have you visit again soon.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Amazing visit we went for a visit and had a 45 minute shot round the golf course on the segways the man that took us round was brilliant with me as I had never done it before and was very nervous he put at easy...More

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RiverBeds, Front Office Manager at Glencoe Activities, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you for your brilliant review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic stay with us. Please keep up-to-date with us via facebook and instagram for all our special offers. We hope to have you visit again soon.

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Mackfitties
June 12, 2015|
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Response from FunManager | Property representative |
The prices for all activities can be found on our website. Regards Neil
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Mackfitties
June 12, 2015|
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Response from Laurence Y | Property representative |
6 upwards for both . Segway is actually 45kg up. If they are around this age, do drop in and let's see how they get on. Hope to see you soon!
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