Canoe South Loch Ness 1200×350
Tandem Sea Kayak Kessock Bridge 1200×350
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Tandem Sea Kayak at Fort Augustus 1200×350
Red SUP Loch Ness 1 1200×350
Hou Canoe at Old Bridge Inn Launch 1200×350
Tandem Kayak Cromarty 3 1200×350
Red SUP Scourie Rock Hopping 1200×350

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

Pic of the Day – Feb 17

During February I continued the photo of a day theme and included a few focus theme weeks Monday to Friday which I shared double pictures.

Theme weeks included the Glasgow to Edinburgh Canoe Trail and some from the Great Glen Canoe Trail which I played a large part to make these across Scotland paddling Canoe Trails a reality […]

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Pic of the Day – Jan 17

Living and working in the beautiful Scottish Highlands, I know how lucky I am. For 2017 I plan on sharing with you some of my favorite moments (a photo a day), which will bring you closer and hopefully want to come visit the the Highlands.

As I’m not out on the water everyday, and sometimes have […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|news|0 Comments

Christmas Competition Results

Merry Christmas Everyone
Over the last season Explore Highland has run a number of competitions. And today its great to announce the results of three competitions.

For the last two months, Explore Highland’s Facebook page has advertised the Great Glen & River Spey Holiday competition. Also throughout the season there has been a £100 gift voucher prize […]

By |December 25th, 2016|news|Comments Off on Christmas Competition Results

Activity Gift Vouchers

There’s still plenty of time to order one of our Adventure Gift Vouchers.

Explore Highland Activity Gift Vouchers can be for a set value or specific for a day trip, course or adventure holiday.

Some Activity Gift Voucher ideas:

Introduction to Stand Up Paddleboarding (2.5 hours) – value £30
Paddle Loch Ness (4 hours) – value £40
Introduction to […]

By |December 13th, 2016|news|Comments Off on Activity Gift Vouchers

2017 Planned Activities

Great news is that’s 2017 planned activities are now all finalised and uploaded onto the Activity Diary webpage.

Still lots of gaps and opportunity to offer bespoke paddling trips and support self guided groups on the Great Glen Canoe Trail and River Spey .

As the paddling season kicks off in Spring, additional activities will be added to […]

By |December 12th, 2016|news|Comments Off on 2017 Planned Activities

Christmas Stocking Fillers

Still looking for a few Christmas stocking fillers for the paddler in your life? Here are four bespoke sets of awesome gifts they will love!

Sea Kayaker Gift Set (RRP £95)


1/ Peak UK Towline 15m, £55
2/ Scottish Sea Kayaking Guidebook, £20
3/ Peak UK Neoprene Gloves (L/XL or XXL avail.), £20

EH Price £60 + £3 P&P

WW Kayaker […]

By |December 7th, 2016|news|Comments Off on Christmas Stocking Fillers

St Andrews Day

It’s well known that the Scots take any excuse to party and St Andrew’s Day is no exception.


Today, Explore Highland joins in the St Andrews Day celebration in the same theme as Google Doodles, with a custom photo slider on the website homepage. The #explorehighland instagram & Facebook pages have also joined in too!

Explore Highland are […]

By |November 30th, 2016|news|0 Comments

Paddle Loch Ness 2016

Planning on visiting the Scottish Highlands in 2016. Why not take to the waters and Paddle Loch Ness with Explore Highland!

Our Sunday evening Paddle Loch Ness dates are now live on our activity diary. These guided evening trips from 1800-2200 are suitable for all ages and abilities using our fun and comfortable Feelfree tandem sit on […]

By |January 10th, 2016|news|Comments Off on Paddle Loch Ness 2016

2015 January Newsletter

That’s our five page January 2015 Newsletter now released.

(Click on the photo link below to open the PFD Newsletter.)

2014 was so busy that we never managed to get any newsletters out, but we plan to get back on track.

In this newsletter you will find articles about:

New Premises Launch Weekend
2014 Support Staff
£1,000 Prize Draw Results
2015 Self Guided Boat Hire
New […]

By |January 8th, 2015|news|Comments Off on 2015 January Newsletter