Welcome to Sea Kayak Scotland - In the heart of the Sea Kayak Capital of the UK - Seil near Oban.
"you guys were excellent" Kevin
Top quality equipment. Caring, knowledgeable instructors. Wilderness setting and wildlife. Beginners to the most experienced. Calm waters to wild tide races
" I was also impressed with your equipment. I will recommend you to anyone" Brian
We are based on the Isle of Seil which has a bridge to the mainland, 30 Minutes from Oban with good rail and bus links to the major cities of Scotland and a sea plane service to the centre of Glasgow.The orginal dedicated sea kayak company in the Oban area, established for over 15 years we have an intimate knowledge of the area. Seil is a small island in the heart of this world class sea kayaking destination.
With simple access to the water and using the breath taking scenery of the West Coast of Scotland we will take you on a journey, paddling in areas of outstanding natural beauty. We will supply free pictures and video of your trip. You will receive top quality equipment including lightweight paddles, dry bags for personal belongings and one piece paddle suits or cags and trousers, if you prefer you can use your own equipment and pay a reduced fee.
For competent, experienced sea kayakers who prefer to be self led we have Kayak and Camping equipment for hire.
We are licensed with the HSE's Adventure Activities Licensing Authority.
The Firth of Lorne where we are based is a European Special Area of Conservation. The area is also an area of National Scenic Beauty. Ken is
an accredited wildlife safe operator
Using the ocean, sheltered parts of the sea or sea lochs we will tailor our sessions to your ability to ensure that you experience sea kayaking at its best whether you are a complete beginner or a competent paddler or aiming for qualifications we can guarantee an unforgettable experience. From instruction, guided trips, progression courses, hire or outfitting we can give you something to remember.
Sea Kayak Scotland operates courses throughout the year and you will find us out on the water just about everyday.
The local knowledge of our instructors is second to none, and not just in kayaking. They are passionate about the area in which they live and take great delight in making sure that you experience the wildlife and environment at its best.