Introduction to Stand Up Paddling (2.5 hours)

Description:

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Learn how to stand up paddle board with expert coaching and great kit on the Caledonian Canal in Inverness. Session suitable for complete beginners or those needing a refresher course.

We supply: 

  • 2.5 hours of SUP coaching
  • variety of SUP boards and paddles to try
  • tea/coffee at course briefing and at debrief
  • copies of photos taken by your guide during the trip
  • Wetsuits are available if required

What you need to bring: During this session we will offer advice to try keeping your on the board, however it may be likely you do fall off. We recommend bring along;

  • legging, shorts n t-shirt may be appropriate. Wetsuit or drysuit can also be worn if preferred
  • a waterproof jacket
  • a hat or cap to keep warm/sun out of your eyes
  • old footwear/trainers that you don't mind getting wet/splashed
  • towel and complete change of clothes for afterwards (or in case you take an accidental swim)

Group Size: Min 3/Max 6 (Bookings closed a week before activity date. Should there not be sufficient numbers, you will be notified and issued a full refund)

Age: Suitable for adults only (18 years old or over)

Meeting Time: 9.15am for 9.30am

Meet Location: Explore Highland Office, Clachnaharry Works Lock, Inverness, IV3 8RA. Free parking and toilet available onsite

Finish Time: Approx. midday

Distance: N/A

Weather: Should the weather (wind) be unsuitable to stand up paddle on the canal, we may relocate to a more sheltered paddling location

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.