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Sea Kayaking - Summer Sessions 2018

All our trips are located within an hour of Edinburgh and we meet you at the start of the trip. We will give you full directions of how to get to the meeting point prior to the trip.  

 

enquirebook nowEvening Sessions

Learn the basic skills to get safely onto the water and enjoy the freedom of sea kayaking with a short journey. These evening sessions can be a one off taster to experience what sea kayaking is about or an ongoing development of your skills.

 

The sessions are adapted to meet the needs of those on the course to ensure enjoyment, learning and safety of all and make a perfect gift for an adventurous loved one.

 

Tuesdays at Aberdour Thursday at North Berwick evenings from May to August. 

 £45 per person

 

enquirebook nowHalf Day Guided Trips and Intoduction to Sea Kayaking Aberdour in Fife.

Getting on the water from either St Davids Harbour or Aberdour there are many half day options. We can explore the islands of Inchcolm or Inch Garvie with the chance of visiting the historic buildings of St Colm's Abbey and the fortifications used during the world wars.

Or we can paddle under the iconic Forth Rail Bridge, now a UNESCO world heritage site. 

 

If you are looking for an alternative sightseeing experience, something different to do or are looking for a unique gift for a loved one, these are the trips for you.


These half day trips teach you the basic skills to get safely onto the water and enjoy the freedom of sea kayaking with a short journey on the Firth of Forth.

 

Dates for 2018:

Sat April 21st, 28th 

Sat May 5th

Sun June 3rd, 10th 

Sun July 15th, 22nd, 29th 

Sun August 5th, 12th, 26th

Sun September 9th, 16th 23rd 

Sun October 7th, 14th   

 

Please note that whilst every effort is made to leave from the stated location, this may change due to weather conditions.

 

 


 
£45 per person

 

enquirebook nowHalf Day Guided Trips and Intoduction to Sea Kayaking - North Berwick

From North Berwick we can paddle around the islands of Craigleith, Lamb, Fidra and the world famous Bass Rock, the largest single rock gannet colony. We can stop on some of Scotland's most beautiful beaches, pass under historic Tantallon Castle and paddle into the smallest harbour in Scotland. This area is full of wildlife with huge sea bird colonies, seals and, on occasion, porpoise and dolphin to keep us company.

 If you are looking for an alternative sightseeing experience, something different to do or are looking for a unique gift for a loved one, these are the trips for you.

These half day trips teach you the basic skills to get safely onto the water and enjoy the freedom of sea kayaking with a short journey on the Firth of Forth.

 

Dates for 2018: 

Sun April 22nd, 29th  

Sun May 6th, 13th, 20th  

Sat June 2nd, 9th, 16th,   

Sat July 21st, 28th,  

Sat August 11th, 18th, 25th  

Sat September 1st, 8th, 22nd, 29th   

Sat October 6th, 13th       


Please note that whilst every effort is made to leave from the stated location, this may change due to weather conditions.

 

 

£45 per person: 
 

 

 

 

 

enquirebook nowFull Day Guided Trips and Intoduction to Sea Kayaking

For those who have a bit of paddling experience, are up for an adventure and want to increase their skill set, come and enjoy a full day of sea kayaking. The trip will be tailored to the participant needs and aspirations but over the day you will be given coaching in how to handle your sea kayak, building your confidence in paddle strokes and boat awareness. We will also enjoy a journey along the Forth's beautiful coastline and out to the islands enjoying a lunch stop on route.

 


These day courses are a great way to see some of the Firth of Forth’s sights including The Bass Rock, Inchmickery and St. Abbs Head.

 

Full Day trips 2018: 

17th June – Aberdour

14th July – North Berwick

4th August – North Berwick

19th August – Aberdour

2nd September – Aberdour

15th September – North Berwick

 

Private sessions can be arranged on Mondays or Wednesdays. 

 

Please note times and location may change due to the tide and weather conditions.

 £90 per day

 

enquirebook nowIntermediate Course
This course follows the BCU 3 star sea syllabus. The 3 star award is the standard that most recreational sea kayakers aspire to and most local clubs and groups ask for before becoming a member. It is a certificated course (if you choose to take the assessment) but can also be attended if you do not wish to gain the qualifications, but would like to develop your sea kayaking skills.
 
 

Training course - 17th and 18th May

Assessment - 19th May

You must be aged 18 or over for this course.

£80 per day per person

 

enquirebook nowFamily Sessions

We would love to share sea kayaking with children from age 6 to 12 in our double sea kayaks, with an adult. But don't worry, we have single sea kayaks for the bigger kids (13+). The session will last for 2 hours and will allow families to go seal spotting along the coast.

 

Available in North Berwick and Aberdour.

 

 

Available every Friday afternoon during term time.

 

Bank holidays:

Mon May 7th @ North Berwick

Mon Aug 27th  @ Aberdour

 

School holidays:

Tuesdays and Fridays @ North Berwick

 

Monday and Thursdays @ Aberdour

 

Cost per session: £30 per person.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We require a minimum of two people for any course to run. In the event of fewer people booking onto a course, we will offer an alternative date.

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