Itinerary: 4 Days & 3 Nights
Trip Departure Dates:

July 15th 2019 – 8 spaces available

Cost: £375.00
Day 1: Canoe Glenfinnan – Loch Shiel
Day 2: Canoe / Walk Loch Shiel
Day 3: Canoe Loch Shiel – Acharacle
Day 4: Canoe Acharacle – Loch Moidart
Click Here for Day to Day Detailed Itinerary
Accommodation 3 Nights Camping
Is this trip for you?
Moderately Challenging suitable for those confident in water & some paddling experience.



Glenfinnan and Loch Shiel

Scottish Canoe Classic: Glenfinnan Canoe Journey

Paddling a Scottish Canoe Classic is a must for a canoeist.  This particular journey begins at Glenfinnan where Bonnie Prince Charlie raised the Jacobite standard and rallied his clansmen for battle. We journey down the stunning Loch Shiel, veiled by steep mountains and abundant in wildlife into the River Shiel.  Out to sea at Loch Moidart where we will explore the remains of castle Tioram.

Important Information / Grade & Experience

The Glennfinnan and Loch Shiel canoe journey is 4 days paddling and 3 nights camping. This journey is mainly on large open lochs with short easy rivers.  For a day to day detailed itinerary please click here.

It is suitable for water-confident people with little or no experience. In poor weather the route or journey may have to be amended or swapped for the safety and well being of the group. We can offer 1 or 2 day canoe skills courses prior to your trip is you wish.

What We Provide What To Bring?
En-Route Shuttle Drinks Bottle / Hot Flask
Boats & 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
3 Nights Camping Midgey Repellent & Mosquito Head Net
Transport from/to Newtonmore Toiletries & Personal Medication
1 night pre-departure accommodation at Craigower Lodge Waterproofs

*Equipment can be purchased direct from Active

Expedition Price: £375.00