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City of Edinburgh Council – River and Sea Canoeing Scotland – Argyll – July 2024

Experience some of Scotland’s classic rivers and sea lochs all with stunning scenery and wildlife. As well as the freshwater Loch Eck being a short distance from our Centre, we have a great canoeing river right on our doorstep, the river Eachaig. Our experienced instructors will coach and prepare you for a number of expedition opportunities.

Join us for 5 days/4 nights at Benmore Outdoor Centre for an exciting opportunity to develop your skills as a canoeist and have the potential of gaining British Canoeing personal performance awards. The course fee includes accommodation, food, instruction, use of canoes, paddles, buoyancy aids & helmets and expedition equipment*.

Course Aims:

  • Develop your personal canoeing skills on both flat and moving water with coaching and support from Benmore instructors. journey in and learn how to help protect Scotland’s amazing natural landscapes.
  • Learn how to become a more independent canoeist with skills in planning and completing a multi-day paddling river trip and Camp craft expedition skills.
  • Potential of gaining British Canoeing personal performance awards

Previous experience:
This course is open to anyone with good water confidence and some experience paddling canoes either on flat or moving water at a basic level. Good fitness.

Course date:
15 July 2024
Course location:
Benmore Outdoor Centre
Course fee:
£495

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