Guided Canoe Descent of the River Spey | Aviemore to Spey Bay | Scottish Rock & Water

FROM £440

OPEN CANOE HOLIDAYS

GUIDED DESCENT OF THE RIVER SPEY

Location

East Highlands

Grade

Moderate - 4

Duration

4 days

Participants

Min: 2 Max: 8

Rating

5.0 8 Review(s)

Starting off in the Cairngorms National Park we start the classic canoe descent of the river Spey, paddling all the way to the North Sea! Along the way we develop your paddling skills and knowledge to maximise your enjoyment on this wonderful classic canoe journey. We also have various options from wild camping to staying in B&B's with cooked breakfast and dinner every night. There are also options to check out some of the local Speyside whisky distilleries along the way if people are keen to sample some of the local tipple!

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

Learn how to paddle the traditional style open canoe

Paddle from Cairngorms mountain range all the way to the North Sea

Paddle some exciting white water, with easier meanders between the exiting sections!

Sleep under canvas or B&B options available

Options to experience the famous Spey-side whiskeys

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

What else can we provide?

  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation 

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