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2 Day sea kayak intro

Great 2 days of kayaking around Oban area. Very good instruction from Stuart. Got to try out... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Paul M
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Erskine
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Two great days paddling with a lovely instructor

We went on a 2 day sea kayak beginners course after many years off the water. Our instructor was... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
FiadhFiadh
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Perth, United Kingdom
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14 Aug 2017
“2 Day sea kayak intro”
7 Sep 2016
“Two great days paddling with a lovely instructor”
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great 2 days of kayaking around Oban area. Very good instruction from Stuart. Got to try out various kayaks to find best suited to us. Would highly recommend this to anyone interested in sea kayaking

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We went on a 2 day sea kayak beginners course after many years off the water. Our instructor was great, explaining exactly where we'd be going and how she'd chosen the routes to make best use of tides and currents. There was lots of opportunity...More

Thank FiadhFiadh
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Stuart tailored an overnight kayaking and wild camping trip for us around Kerrera with our brilliant guide, Andy. All kayaking equipment and tents were provided and we brought food and other camping gear. Andy gave us necessary information to ensure we knew what we were...More

Thank LeL69
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Lots of flexibility on the trips, just make sure you book ahead in peak season! Well-maintained, proper sea kayaks with all the goodies, all equipment included (wetsuits, overcoat, water shoes, spraydeck). Instructors are very qualified and offers good explanation along the way.

Thank Dominic T
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I did 2 days kayaking (Day trips) in early August with my brother. We paddled around 2 separate Islands and managed to see 14 Seals during one day! We enjoyed the more challenging conditions on day 2 where we were taken paddling around the less...More

Thank DafadGoll
Reviewed 31 July 2014

We spent 5 days kayaking with NKS at the beginning of July, including 2 nights of 'wild camping'. It was one of the best holidays we've had. 'We' are mum, dad and 2 lads (18 and 16). We are all sporty and active, but with...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Just come back from a 4 days / 3 nights sea kayaking trip at the end of May 2014. We booked this directly with National Kayak School (NKS) as a private group holiday for 4 people. Right from the outset NKS were incredibly friendly, helpful,...More

Thank HelenA12512
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We took part in the 1 day sea kayaking intro course. Right from the start the instructor, Chris, was excellent. The day was explained clearly, everyone was made to feel happy and confident about the day ahead, everything was explained clearly and in perfect detail....More

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