|Itinerary: 5 Days & 4 Nights|
|2019 Trip Departure Dates: 19th August and 2nd September|
|Day 1: Canoe & Bike||Kingussie to Aviemore|
|Day 2: Steam-train & Bike||Aviemore to Grantown on Spey|
|Day 3: Bike & Canoe||Grantown on Spey to Ballindalloch|
|Day 4: Canoe||Ballindalloch to Craigellachie|
|Day 5: Canoe||Craigellachie to Spey Bay|
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|Accommodation||4 Nights Camping*|
|Is this trip for you?|
|Moderately Challenging suitable for those confident in water & some paddling experience.
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Speyside Way Adventure
The Speyside Way Adventure takes you by Bike, canoe and on foot from the Cairngorms National Park through salmon fishing and malt whisky country to the North sea. Meandering through beautifully forested countryside passing many famous distilleries such as Knockando & Cardhu. With time on our side, we will pay a visit to at least one of them for a “wee dram”. The Spey is one of Britain’s premiere salmon fishing rivers with an abundance of wildlife around its banks. The highlight however will surely be in its many fun & exciting Grade II rapids or its tranquil end at Spey Bay spotting dolphins.
Important Information / Grade & Experience
The Speyside Way Adventure is a 5 day and 4 night journey. By their very nature journeys on the water can be affected by weather and other environmental factors. Your guide/s may have to alter the itinerary to ensure group safety.
The Speyside Way Adventure is moderately challenging. It is suitable for water-confident people with little or no experience. We can offer 1 or 2 day canoe skills courses prior to your trip is you wish.
|What We Provide||What To Bring?|
|Luggage Transport & En-Route Shuttle||Drinks Bottle / Hot Flask|
|Boats, Bikes & All Technical Equipment||Warm Clothes – 2/3 Sets|
|Dry Bags or Containers||Pair of Trainers – to get wet/muddy|
|Cooking Sets; Pots, Plates & Cutlery + Stoves & Fuel||Sleeping Bag*|
|Tents & Camping Sleep Mats||Torch*|
|Expedition Meals||Sunglasses & Suncream|
|4 Nights Camping||Midge Repellent & Head Net|
|Transport from/to Newtonmore||Toiletries & Personal Medication|
|1 night pre-departure accommodation at Craigower Lodge||Waterproofs*|