Canoe South Loch Ness 1200×350
Sea Kayaks Island Cuillin View 1200×350
SUP Evening Duntelcahig 2 1200×350
SUP Aigas Gorge Group 2 1200×350
Sea Kayaks Spar Cave 1200×350
SUP Loch Duntelchaig Group 1200×350
Canoe Loch Lochy Sailing 1200×350
Tandem Sea Paddle Loch Ness 2 1200×350
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Competition Time Folks

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a wee competition but it’s only seven weeks till Christmas, and I thought it would be nice to share the goodwill!


The main prize is this lovely embroidered Quadra SLX 25 Litre Waterproof Backpack from our friends at Highland Embroidery.

100% Waterproof tough PVC tarpaulin
Secure roll-top and clip […]

By |November 6th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Competition Time Folks

2019 Paddling Activites

That’s the start of the 2019 planned paddling activities being added to the online diary.

These include;

River Spey canoeing adventures
Great Glen Canoe Trail guided trips
Stand up paddling guiding around the Isle of Skye
Paddle Loch Ness half day trips

Book before 31st December 2018 and benefit from the Early Bird 15% booking discount. Don’t […]

By |November 5th, 2018|news|Comments Off on 2019 Paddling Activites

Come & Try Paddling Sessions

Looking at getting into paddle…… Explore Highland is here to help.

Every year we offer a number of “Come & Try” sessions to introduce locals to the fun of paddling. 2018 is no different and three dates are already set for those who are looking at hitting the Summer season running. 

Three evenings in late March have […]

By |January 17th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Come & Try Paddling Sessions

Quality over Quantity for Explore Highland Clients

Explore Highland’s mission has always been about providing a quality paddling experience;

introduce more people to the fun and excitement of a quality paddling experience,
encourage people to discover the beauty & wildlife of the Scottish Highlands through paddlesports,
develop paddlers skills and experiences through quality trips, courses & guided adventure holidays,

2018 is going to […]

By |January 15th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Quality over Quantity for Explore Highland Clients

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas Folks!
As much as I’d love to give all my Explore Highland’s clients, friends and followers a little something something this Christmas, with a little over ten thousand social media followers, it might take a whole season to plan, wrap and post them out. So instead I’m running this wee Christmas competition.


So what is […]

By |December 25th, 2017|news|Comments Off on Merry Christmas

2018 Adventure Holidays

Looking for some adventure… the Scottish Highlands never disappoint.

No matter if it’s just a wee adventure taster, guided multi day adventure or a full on self-guided adventure, Explore Highland is here to help.
2018 Paddling Trips & Courses
For a wee taster, you can join Donald out on either Paddle Loch Ness or Paddle Aigas Gorge. Both […]

By |November 8th, 2017|news|Comments Off on 2018 Adventure Holidays

2018 Great Glen Special Offers

Planning on taking on the Great Glen Canoe Trail in 2018? Here’s two special offers for you!
Offer 1 – 2017 Price in 2018 Special Offer
Book your 2018 Great Glen shuttle & hire before Friday 15th December 2017 and pay 2017 Shuttle Service & 2017 Canoe Hire prices!

Boat availability may be limited during some weeks to run […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|news|Comments Off on 2018 Great Glen Special Offers

Winter Paddling 2017

2017 has been another fab season with lots of great day paddling trips, multi day adventures and new expeditions. Not to mention getting nearly a thousand paddlers into boats. Not bad for a sole trading operation. But as I move into my off season (November 2017-March 2018), I’ll be taking lots of well deserved time […]

By |October 24th, 2017|news|Comments Off on Winter Paddling 2017

Pic of the Day – Mar 17

Over March I completed the Great Glen Canoe Trail themed week, plus a highlighted a themed River Spey & Summer Isles sea kayaking week again with double photos everyday Monday to Friday.

Both of these great paddling adventures take you to places you’d never see by car, by foot or by bike. As the weather is […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|news|Comments Off on Pic of the Day – Mar 17

Easter 2017 Paddling Adventures

It’s almost Easter which means lots of eggcellent paddling half and full day trips. Don’t worry though because you’ll have earned your FREE Cadbury’s Creme Egg.

Photo: Paddle River Beauly at Aigas Gorge

The Easter programme is jam packed with lot of fun paddling trips so check it out and book ASAP to confirm your place.

April/Easter Programme

Sat 1st […]

By |March 15th, 2017|news|Comments Off on Easter 2017 Paddling Adventures