Guided Canoe & Walking Holiday Inverpolly Classics | North West Highlands | Scottish Rock & Water

FROM £540

OPEN CANOE HOLIDAYS

CANOE NORTH WEST HIGHLANDS

Location

North West Highlands

Grade

Challenging - 7

Duration

5 days

Participants

Min: 2 Max: 8

Rating

3.0 150 Review(s)

Inverpolly is located approximately 15km north of Ullapool, in north-west Sutherland. The site is nationally important for a range of habitats: upland vegetation, freshwater lochs, blanket bog and woodland. Being different geology to anywhere else in Scotland it has own character, with soaring sandstone peaks, loch systems and wildlife it's a place that is close to any peoples hearts who have ever had the pleasure of travelling through this astounding region.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

Learn how to paddle the traditional style open canoe

Paddle through one of the most majestic and isolated regions of Scotland

Ascend some hard to access peaks as we paddle pass them from the water

Experience the stars from arguably the best wild campsite in Scotland

What's included?

  Highly experienced & qualified guide

  On-course transport

  Buoyancy aids

  Helmets

  Canoes & paddles

  Waterproof storage

  Camping food if staying under canvas

  Camping stoves (trangia style) inc fuel

  Camping mats

  Cutlery

  Tents 2 or 3 man

  Group shelter

  First Aid kit

What's not included?

✗  Trip Insurance

What do I need to bring?

  • Waterproofs, top and bottoms

  • Walking trousers (synthetic materials; jeans or similar are not suitable)

  • Spare shoes to get wet plus dry shoes for camp

  • Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. We recommend Gore-tex or similar

  • Spare insulating layer

  • Hat & gloves

  • Warm socks

  • Sleeping bag, 3 season

  • Spare set of clothes x 2

  • Some large zip-lock bags to keep your clothes and equipment organised 

  • Head torch, plus spare batteries

  • Water bottle or flask

  • Sunglasses and sun cream (you just never know!) Personal medications

Sleeping bag, 3 season

> Spare set of clothes x 2

> Some large zip-lock bags to keep your clothes and equipment organised 

> Head torch, plus spare batteries

Water bottle or flask

> Sunglasses and sun cream (you just never know!)

> Personal medications

What else can we provide?

  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation