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

2014 – A Year In Review

At the end of each year it’s always valuable for any forward thinking business to review the year past. As a growing outdoor business and for us to stay ahead of our competition, we looked back at both our highs, our lows and all our 2014 year review customer feedback. On reflection we’ve had an outstanding […]

By |January 1st, 2015|news|Comments Off on 2014 – A Year In Review

River Spey Kayak Adventure

New for 2015 – The River Spey is traditionally known as one of the UK’s “must do” canoe expeditions. Now Explore Highland have a full fleet of Fusion crossover river spec kayaks from Pyranha Kayaks, we can now offer this amazing paddling adventure to kayakers as well as canoeists.

Open to all levels of paddler, from […]

By |December 8th, 2014|news|Comments Off on River Spey Kayak Adventure

2015 Paddling Diary

After lots of head scratching, planning and a number of requests, our 2015 paddling diary is now taking shape. As always we have lots of your favorite kayaking courses and canoe trips including the Great Glen and River Spey, plus a number of new ones for the season ahead.
New for 2015 Paddling Diary

Introduction to Paddling […]

By |October 21st, 2014|news|Comments Off on 2015 Paddling Diary

2014 Explore Highland Prize Draw

From December 2013 to 6th April 2014 we ran a competition that entered all clients into our £1,000 Prize Draw. We are very pleased to announce that we have had time to enter all our confirmed clients names into the draw!

So who will be taking home the owners manual for this fantastic brand new kayak […]

By |April 23rd, 2014|news|Comments Off on 2014 Explore Highland Prize Draw

New Inverness Premises Launched with Open Day

Looking for something to do in Inverness over the weekend 5th & 6th April 2014? We are running an Open Day to launch the new season ahead and settling into our new Inverness premises by the Clachnaharry Works Lock, Caledonian Canal.

With a wide range of crafts available to demo from Explore Highland and Go Kayaking […]

By |March 30th, 2014|news|Comments Off on New Inverness Premises Launched with Open Day