Category: Canyoning In Scotland

Is it possible to experience canyoning in the rain?  The simple answer is Yes and No, the long answer actually relies upon the Canyon or Gorge variables as well as the rain variables. In this article, I will explore both factors in answering the question.    The Rain  The rain has numerous factors, the extent of the rain, the time span of the rain and the region wherein it is falling. Massive torrential rain has the maximum potential of disrupting a canyoning experience, dramatically increasing the water volume coursing through the gully, gorge or canyon. Mild rain may have no real effect on a canyoning experience. The term of the rain (How long it has been raining) will specifically have an impact on the quantity of water being discharged into the gorge and this will influence the quantity of

Canyoning 2018 Canyoning 2018 is going to be an excellent and super exciting year for  Our plan for 2018 is to build an extensive canyoning database to catalogue all of the canyoning and canyoneering locations throughout the UK (Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, as well as Ireland) and then potentially moving into Europe and cataloging of the great abundance of canyoning locations throughout Europe.  These European canyoning locations will predominantly be in both Spain and France,  particularly as both Spain and  France have hundreds if not thousands of canyoning locations, with some of the very best canyons and some

I met Gregg at a digital meet up in Glasgow -RookieOven Meetup in Glasgow In introducing ourselves to each other, Greg described how he was in Digital signage and I mentioned that I managed , it was then that Gregg passionately recounted a past Canyoning experience, I was truly blown away by how intensely Gregg recalled his Canyoning experience – so I asked him if he could write it down for a guest blog and here it is.  The power of communication and Canyoning. Gregg O’Malley – Canyoning They say you only live once, right? If you believe this

Scotland The world’s most beautiful country is revealed: and the winner is Scotland. Who can deny that these wild beaches, deep lochs and craggy castles are some of the most wonderful and beautiful sights in the world?   Scotland voted the most beautiful country in the world. The vote was carried out by readers of the Rough Guide website and guide books.  It is pretty amazing to think that Scotland won especially when we were going up against spectacular places like Canada, New Zealand and Iceland !! and we came out on top.   There is a few reasons

Stag Do Canyoning The canyoning experience is the perfect stag do activity. A fantastic marriage of adrenaline, teamwork, fear, excitement, exercise, anticipation and more. A day in the canyon will get you ready for a night out on the town. Why Canyoning? This is a great question and in today’s stacked stag do marketplace there are literally hundreds of activities for the modern stag party to choose from. These choices include Adventure activities like Canyoning and White Water Rafting to exotic dancers and bull running, beer buggies to whisky tasting. The market is huge and the options for the modern stag are

Best Canyoning Videos Amazing Canyoning Video Called “Amazing Canyoning Video” it lives up to its name! Gravity Chasers This award-winning video was made over 10 years ago and shows mainly jumps from locations around the Highland Perthshire locations. The Beginning The Beginning – Where most of the footage from the above film was hijacked.   La Meilleure A great snappy, fast paced Canyoning video showing an excellent canyoning trip from mainland europe, France.Chassezac.   Canyoning Park A Canyoning park – yes there is such a thing. Canyoning is so popular in France that they have artificial canyoning parks.  Not as cool

7 Reasons you should come canyoning with   1- be like Captain Kirk from Star Trek – “Boldly go where no one has gone before” – maybe I should re-write that. “Boldly go where YOU have never gone before” . All of our guides and past clients have been there before you but you are bound to experience a whole new world that you have never seen before.   2 – Canyoning gives you a unique excuse to experience being dressed in rubber from head to toe! We supply you with tight figure hugging neoprene suits, we finish this

Adventure – Is it good for you? For us, Adventure is a huge part of our lives, every day we see the benefits for ourselves and our clients. For us adventure is about taking a risk, putting yourself in the zone, being open to possibilities. But adventure and especially “risk”  can mean many different things to many different people. What we as professional, highly skilled, qualified and experienced Canyoning guides may determine as adventurous may be very different from what our clients understanding of adventure is. We obviously tailor all our adventures to the client’s “level of adventure“ and not

Scottish Canyoning Canyoning in Scotland is still a fairly unknown sport but it is now starting to grow fast. We are definitely still a number of steps behind our brothers and sisters in Europe in terms of popularity and Canyon options but we (and a number of other Scottish canyoning companies ) are working hard to change that. The Experience Canyoning no matter where it is done in the world be it Scotland, France or Australia the key components will always be the same, ie descending through the canyon. However the landscapes, geology, weather, wildlife and more are all variables

TOP 5 Cities in South East France! The South of France is really well known for its beautiful surroundings and numerous sceneries from the great vast ocean to the impressive high mountains. As you noticed South of France is not that big, but this article will concentrate of South East France and its famous villages and cities.   1. Nice Nice is a coastal city in the South East of  France. It’s a family oriented city, there are a lot of activities that you can do with your kids and friends. You can take a walk on the famous Promenade

 What is canyoning? This a question we get asked a lot and it is a very understandable questions as Canyoning is still very much under the radar when it comes to outdoor adventure activities. People come across our website and canyoning activities in various ways, like through local accommodations partners, local websites, activity websites, through searching alternatives to white water rafting, through word of mouth and more.   Most people will have a general awareness of what canyoning is, the purpose of this articles is to give you the main information on canyoning.   Alternative names for Canyoning Canyoning is

Where are the best places to go canyoning in Scotland? This could almost be considered as a trick question because Canyoning in Scotland is the best, full stop. Canyoning or Canyoneering as it is also called (it is also referred to as Gorge Walking and Cliff Jumping) whereever the location we guarantee it will be a  truly majestic experience, an experience that will leave you with many stories to share with your family and loved ones when you get home. An experience so unique that you might even find yourself catching the canyoning bug!  Each canyoning site has its own