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Sea Kayak Plockton

Culgorm, Drumbuie, Plockton IV40 8BD, Scotland
+44 1599 544422
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One day introductory sea kayaking

My son is 13 and has had it in mind for some time to give kayaking a go. We saw the poster on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
deanobean9
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Amazing time and teacher

My wife and I decided to do this while on holiday. We had done kayaking on rivers but never in the... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
kohrdaddy
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Atlanta
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The idyllic village of Plockton and its sheltered waters provide one of the best locations in Scotland for learning and improving your kayak skills, under the guidance of Alison French, a fully qualified sea kayak instructor.Sea kayaking out of Plockton enables you to experience breathtaking panoramic views of the Isle of Skye, Applecross and Torridon mountains and reach coral beaches only accessible by boat. Wildlife is abundant and journeying by kayak will give you the special opportunity to explore the fascinating coastline and get close up to otters, seals and even porpoise. We also explore the Isle of Skye’s remote and inaccessible coastline, with its Cuillin mountains providing a spectacular backdrop. Here we may see basking shark and Minke whales. The sea around the Isle of Skye presents the kayaker with an array of conditions to hone skills and play in. The Atlantic tides squeeze through the narrows of Kylerhea and Kyle of Lochalsh presenting the more experienced paddler with rougher water to practice techniques.You will be equipped with top quality sea kayaks, paddles, clothing and safety gear, and will receive expert tuition in a guaranteed small group environment. Coaching is highly personalised and professional, with your safety and comfort paramount. Your day will be tailored to your needs so that your sea kayak experience is an exceptional one.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son is 13 and has had it in mind for some time to give kayaking a go. We saw the poster on the visitor centre wall while in Plockton and thought we'd give it a try. Being us we didn't read anything that we...More

Thank deanobean9
Reviewed May 22, 2017

My wife and I decided to do this while on holiday. We had done kayaking on rivers but never in the sea. We learned so much and we felt very much taken care of. Without realizing it we were going through a series of small...More

Thank kohrdaddy
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We had tried to get on a sea kayak trip on the Isle of Skye but it was fully booked. And a good thing too as the bay around Plockton is amazing. The landscape is what you would expect to find in Norway or New...More

Thank ralphonse
Reviewed October 28, 2016

My daughter, her husband and my eldest grandchild had a fabulous day kayaking around the lochs. I was very impressed with Alison's professionalism and attention to detail in preparing them for the trip. They all thoroughly enjoyed the experience and my grandson earned his BCU...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful experience gliding along in kayaks through amazing scenery and up close to wildlife, including curious seals. Alison, the owner of the company and our tour guide was extremely capable, throughout the day she added to our skills so that even us amateurs...More

Thank Reavo82
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

I had booked a one-day Learn to Sea Kayak day - for the day after 80mph+ gales had blasted through the West Highlands. But on the day the bay at Plockton was (relatively) calm, although we could see some lumpier stuff further out. So, five...More

Thank allanglens
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful day kayaking with Alison who is a fantastic teacher. The landscape was stunning. We saw more than a dozen seals during the trip who cautiously swam 20ft or so away from the kayaks. An absolute highlight of our trip and we...More

Thank sarahtravelsabroad
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Myself and my wife booked a 1 day beginners session and we had a brilliant day out. Alison, our instructor, was excellent, very nice woman indeed. She looked after us while we were out and was also very good with a couple of young children...More

1  Thank Tony T
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Louise and I were out on the water with Lee in a group of 5. It was the perfect introduction to Sea Kayaking. The group was small enough that no one felt left out. Lee was a great teacher, he was really easy to understand...More

2  Thank Craigpjohnston
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Booked a full 1 day beginners session for myself, wife and daughter and had one of the best days of our 2 week holiday in the HIghlands. None of us had any experience but through the help and advice of our course leader (Lee) we...More

3  Thank 424louiseh
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