Scottish Highlands SUP and wild camping 2019

£350.00

 

Fri 6 Sep – Mon 9 Sep 2019

A week of world-class paddleboarding and wild camping on the spectacular West Coast of Scotland – the perfect trip to end the 2019 SUP season!

Our expert guides will teach you essential coastal paddling and wild camping skills as we journey through the stunning Scottish Highlands, camping on remote beaches as we go. Enjoy a chance to get away from it and enjoy the abundant wildlife as we seek out isolated sandy coves, rocky headlands and sheltered sea lochs.

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Additional information

Dates

6 – 9 Sep 2019

What we provide

3.5 days of fully guided paddleboarding
Your guides are WSA Adventure trainers who train people to lead in these environments. We operate at a 1:4 ratio, carry VHF radios and have the highest safety standards.
Optional SUP hire (premium touring model)
All food whilst on expedition
Three nights of wild camping (inc 1 night bothy option)
A chance to learn and practice Leave no Trace principles

What you provide

Bunkhouse or camping the night prior to departure
Transport to and from the West Coast of Scotland (Arisaig)
Your own touring SUP board (or hire one from us)

Accomodation

Wild camping and bothy

Kit list

You will need to bring your touring paddleboard (or hire one of ours)
Personal paddling kit
Personal camping kit
Personal clothing
Any medication you need
Drinks bottle
Suncream
Dry bag(s)

We will send you a full kit list on booking. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Is it for me?

This trip is suitable for those with some experience of journeying by SUP. The trip is designed for paddlers of all speeds but you’ll need be confident paddling a touring style board for a full day, with breaks.

You will learn

This trip will be an exciting and immersive introduction to expedition paddling.
You’ll leave confident in planning a multi day trip and wild camping with the bare minimum impact.

Trip outline

Fri 6 Sep – Meet us in Arisaig, prep kit and paddle to first campsite
Sat 7 Sep – Paddle and wild camp
Sun 8 Sep – Paddle and wild camp or bothy
Mon 9 Sep – Final paddle and depart
Exact route to be announced