The Tay Explorer

This is an opportunity to canoe the length of Scotland’s largest volume river, starting at the southern end of Loch Tay and paddling to where it meets the tidal estuary at Perth.

5 days and 4 nights in local hilltop accommodation exploring the River Tay, Scotland’s longest river and Loch Tay Perthshire’s largest loch situated in the heart of the country. Choose between the introductory and improver trip to give yourself the perfect canoeing holiday.

The River Tay and Loch Tay provide the perfect canvas to improve your canoeing skills whilst exploring some of the most scenic countryside in the central highlands. Whether it is open water that interests you or if you want to start paddling in moving water and rapids these trips are perfect for the canoeist wanting to improve their skills amongst the stunning scenery of the central highla


Sunday 26th - Thursday 30th July


£695/ person. Each course is confirmed with 2 people booking.

Intro to Canoe Skills Itinerary

Based from The Bunkhouse in Aberfeldy we will depart each morning to a local venue best suited for the group. Everyday we will look to build your canoeing skills, from basic principles like packing your boat for the day to controlling your boat on flat and moving water, this is the perfect week to boost your knowledge and confidence!

Improver Canoe Skills Itinerary

The Improver course takes the foundations laid on the Intro course and looks to build and expand on them whilst travelling through Highland Perthshire. You will look at more skills to deploy in both moving and open water and play with techniques such as lining and poling. Everyday will provide another venue that is perfect to give you an unforgettable experience whilst letting you take advantage of the expert tuition our guides can provide!

The introductory course is perfect for beginner canoeists wanting to explore basic skills.

The Advanced course is perfect for paddlers wanting to expand on their skills in moving water up to grade 2/3.

Sound Good?

Excellent! Click here to email Beyond Adventureand request the full 2020 Catalogue.


You will find our activity centre by the River Tay on the east side of Aberfeldy

Beyond Adventure
PH15 2EB