Canoe & Kayak Rental in Aviemore

From: £30.00

If you are interested in renting paddle-sport equipment then please drop us a ring so we can discuss everything as we rent lots of different kit in relation to your experience.

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Canoe & Kayak Rental in Aviemore

Canoe and Kayak Rental in Aviemore for any number of days throughout the Cairngorms and Scotland. We also offer trip shuttles, buoyancy aids, helmets, paddles and trailers…everything you need to simplify the logistics of your paddling adventure!

Canoe & Kayak Rental & Outfitting

  1. Canoe / Kayak + Buoyancy Aid, Paddle & Helmet: £30.00 1st day – £20 additional days.
  2. Canoe / Kayak Trailer Rental £50.00 1st day – £35 each additional day
  3. Buoyancy Aids £4.00 per day
  4. Paddles £4.00 per day
  5. Helmets £4.00 per day
  6. Wetsuits £12.00 per day
  7. Sail £3.00 per day
  8. Roof Racks £4.00 per day
  9. Bus & Trailer is available as well (if required) and rental is calculated from Newtonmore to your destination at £125 + £1.00 per mile.

Trip leader experience guide

Canoe and kayak rental in Aviemore is available to groups with an experienced leader who meets the standards below or can demonstrate suitable alternative experience to lead groups safely on their proposed trip.

  • Lochs / Lakes (less than 500m shore to shore)
  • BCU 2 Star. Max ratio 1:8
  • Lochs / Lakes (up to 1km shore to shore)
  • BCU 3 Star. Max ratio1:8
  • Large open waters (wind up to F4) or Grade 2/3 Rivers.
  • BCU 4 Star. Max ratio 2:12
  • Advanced open water or Grade 3 / 4 rivers. 
  • BCU 5 Star Max ratio 1:4

Active offer BCU training or assessments to aspiring leaders, please ask.

Canoe & Kayak Shuttle service

We will shuttle you and your group to your trip start point as well as deliver your canoes, sea kayaks or river kayaks to most locations in Scotland. We collect and return you and your gear to any destination at the end of your journey. Email or call us for a quotation.

Example; River Spey Canoe and Kayak Shuttle service

Boats, group and equipment dropped off in Aviemore on day 1. Group collected from Spey Bay on final day and returned to Aviemore or Inverness areas from £19 per person. Bus and trailer rental is calculated from the Cairngorms Adventure Centre to your destination (one way mileage from CAC + cost per mile (£1.00)).

Bus & Trailer rental is calculated from Newtonmore to your destination at £125 + £1.00 per mile.

Craigower Lodge offers comfortable hostel style accommodation for groups. This is an ideal start / finish place for your trip. We will take you from the Lodge to your trip start point the next morning.

Check out our Facebook for any photos of recent trips on the local Lochs and Rivers.

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