Activity Centres throughout Scotland
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Activity Centres throughout Scotland.

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Looking for adventure? This section covers Activity Centres, offering outdoor pursuits such as climbing, canoeing, survival & adventure training, survival courses, team-building exercises, assault courses, etc

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Aberdeenshire Activity Centres

 

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Angus & Dundee Activity Centres

 

Avertical World

The Old Church, 7 Blinshall Street, Dundee, DD1 5DF
Tel: 01382 201901     E-mail: ian@averticalworld.co.uk
Web: www.averticalworld.co.uk

Indoor climbing centre offers climbing fun for novices through to expert, one on one  tuition, plus family and childrens sessions.

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Outdoor Dimensions

11 Muirlands Crescent, Arbroath, Angus, DD11 3HH
Tel: 01241 875844    Mobile: 07790 359499
E-mail
: brian@outdoordimensions.co.uk   Web: www.outdoordimensions.co.uk

Outdoor Dimensions provides outdoor activities in Scotland,  including guided walking holidays, climbing and scrambling courses, winter skills and climbing, 2 day navigation courses and private guiding.

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Argyll & Bute Activity Centres

Achacone Farm

Appin, Argyll, Scotland, PA38 4BG
Tel: 01631 730545     E-mail: sandymac@btinternet.com
Web: www.muttonhunters.homestead.com

Border collie training holidays on a 2000 acre working farm.

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Alba Mountaineering

41 Crichton Road, Rothesay, Isle of Bute, PA20 9JT
Tel: 01700 505 840     E-mail: andy@alba-mtnguides.demon.co.uk
Web: www.alba-mtnguides.demon.co.uk

Instructional courses for walkers, mountaineers and climbers.

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Cowal Fiddle Workshop

77 Alexander Parade, Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8AQ
Tel: 01369 702612     E-mail: enquiries@cowalfiddlers.org.uk
Web: www.cowalfiddlers.org.uk

Formed to promote the playing of traditional Scottish music.

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Quadmania Ltd

Stronchullin Farm, Blairmore, By Dunoon
Tel: 01369 810289     E-mail: info@quadmaniascotland.co.uk
Web: www.quadmaniascotland.co.uk

Action-packed activities from quad-bikes to abseiling, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, rib-boat adventure, archery, gorge walking and more.

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Ayrshire & ArranActivity Centres

Arran Adventure Centre

Auchrannie Road, Brodick, Isle of Arran, KA27 8BZ
Tel: 01770 30 22 44     
E-mail: info@arranadventure.com
Web: www.arrenadventure.com

A wide range of adventures and activities for Adults (individuals and groups), Children (individuals and groups), Families, Corporate and Stag & Hen Groups.

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The Arran Outdoor Education Resource

North Ayrshire Council, Council Offices, Lamlash, Island of Arran, KA27 8KB
Tel: 01770 600532    Fax: 01770 600083
E-mail: ArranOutdoor@north-ayrshire.gov.uk
Web: www.north-ayrshire.gov.uk

The Arran Outdoor Education Resource is registered with the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority as licensed to provide specific activities under the following headings: Kayaking, Paddle Surfing, Sailing, Windsurfing, Rock Climbing, Abseiling, Gorge Scrambling, Off-Road Cycling, Hill Walking & Mountaineering.

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Balmichael Visitor Centre

Shiskine, Isle of Arran, KA27 8DT
Tel: 01770 860526
E-mail: arranquadcentre@yahoo.com
Web: www.thebalmichaelcntre.co.uk

A small craft studios / gift shop is located in Shiskine Valley, just north of the village of Shiskine and 20 minutes from Brodick. As well as retail outlets, there are facilities for children - an adventure playground and quad bikes (also for adults!). There is also an indoor playbarn and coffee shop.

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Isle of Arran Distillers

Isle of Arran
Tel: 1770 830264
E-mail: info@arranwhisky.com
Web: www.arranwhisky.com

Learn about whisky making from professionally trained guides.

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Dumfries & Galloway Activity Centres

 
blank tabQUEENSHILL COUNTRY COTTAGESActiviity Centre
Fellend, Ringford, Castle Douglas, DG7 2AT
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Queenshill Country Cottages is set in idyllic surroundings in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway on our 650-acre estate, a mixture of glorious parkland, pretty woodland and undulating hills offering six well maintained and fully equipped self catering lodges, the ideal venue for a relaxing break.

Queenshill also has our very own livery yard and, on site, the Barstobrick Visitor Centre with so much on offer for all the family...Riding, Fishing, and Cycling, steeped in history and various activities to name a few, and after a day outdoors take a stroll to Nelson's Coffee Shop where we take pride in preparing sumptuous dishes from locally sourced produce. Queenshill Country Cottages is the perfect base for all your holiday needs. Short breaks available.
Tel: 01557 820227
E-mail: countrycottages@queenshill.co.uk
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Galloway Activity Centre

Parton, Loch Ken, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 3NQ
Tel: 01644 420626     E-mail: gac@lochken.co.uk

The Galloway Sailing Centre offers courses in sailing, windsurfing, open canoe expeditions, flat and white water kayaking and powerboating from beginner to advanced or instructor levels. Also available: mountain bikes, climbing and abseiling, gorge walking, camping, tree climbing, archery, team building. We have a climbing wall and abseiling tower. Equipment is available for hire for the more experienced.

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Dumfries Ice Bowl & Leisure Complex

King Street, Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway, DG2 9AN
Tel: 01387 243 550     E-mail: icebowl@dumgal.gov.uk

This large and centrally located ice rink is a popular place with locals and visitors to the area. Skating lessons, roller-skating, ice disco, and regular concerts are a few of the diversions here. There is always something fun going on at the ice bowl.

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Falkirk Activity Centres


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Kingdom of Fife Activity Centres

Newton Hill Country Sports

Newton Farm, Wormit, Fife DD6 8RL
Tel: 01382 330519     E-mail: angus.binnie@tinyworld.co.uk    
See our website

Quad Bikes, Clay Shooting, Fly Fishing, Off-road Driving, Mountain Biking, Air Rifle Shooting, Argocat Driving, Snowcat Driving, JCB Driving, Falconry, Team Events, Archery

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Cluny Clays Activity Centre

Cluny Mains Farm, By Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, KY2 6QU.
Tel: 01592 720374    See our website

Cluny Clays is internationally recognised as the country's leading Action Activity Complex.
Clay pigeon shooting, golf, off-road, archery, group activities, meetings, functions, conferences, parties, licensed restaurant, coffee lounge and snack bar. 4-star multi activity sports and entertainment centre. Superb facilities for the shooting sports and golf. Excellent meeting/conference facilities. Large, well-appointed clubhouse, with licensed restaurant and coffee lounge. Open seven days per week - early morning to late evening. Cluny Clays lies between the towns of Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes and is set in over 500 acres of rolling Fife countryside. The centre is very easy to get to being just 25 minutes from Edinburgh and Perth, 35 minutes from Dundee, 50 minutes from Glasgow, and has excellent road, rail, air and sea links.

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Craigluscar Activites

John Graham, The Cottage, Craigluscar, Dunfirmline, Fife, KY12 9HT
Tel/Fax: 01383 738429    Mobile: 07860 154738
E-mail: info@craigluscar.com     See our website

Quad Bikes, Clay Shooting & Hovercraft

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Avertical World - indoor climbing centre

Blinshall Street, Dundee, DD1 5DF
Tel: 01382 201 901    See our website

Facilities include unroped and roped climbing areas up to 9 metres high, weekend Kids Club sessions, training courses, winter bouldering competitions and group/party sessions.
Open: Jun-Aug, Mon-Fri, 3pm-10pm; Sat-Sun, 10am-5pm. Sep-May, Mon-Fri, 12noon-10pm; Sat-Sun, 10am-7pm.

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Fort William Activity Centres

 
blank tabSNOWGOOSE MOUNTAIN CENTRE & THE SMIDDY BUNKHOUSEActivity Centre
Station Road, Corpatch, Fort William, Inverness-Shire, PH33 7JH
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Book online through TouristNet UK
SUMMER: Private Guiding, Outdoor Adventure Holidays, Courses, & Instruction.

Expeditions on the water, by sail or in the mountains.

Outdoor equipment hire - Kayaks, Open Canoes, Sea Kayaks, Sailing Dinghies.

WINTER: Winter skills, Winter Walking- Munroe's & Ridges, Winter Mountaincraft-Gullies & Ridges, Navigation.
Tel: 01397 772467
E-mail: info@highland-mountain-guides.co.uk
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Outward Bound

The Outward Bound Trust, 207 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8XD
Tel: 0870 5134227    E-mail: enquiries@outwardbound-uk.org

 

The centre is a grand highland shooting lodge formerly owned by the Chief of the Clan Cameron, set amongst its own extensive grounds on the foreshore of Loch Eil. It is close to Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain, and the venue for many of our climbing activities. The centre's location close to some of Europe's most beautiful and remote true wilderness means it is ideally placed to provide unique walking and canoeing.

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Glasgow & Lanarkshire Activity Centres

Backwoods Survival School

9 Loanend Cottages, Cambuslang, Glasgow, South Lanarkshire, G72 8YD
Tel: 01416 412055     E-mail: info@backwoodsurvival.co.uk
Web: www.backwoodsurvival.co.uk

Learn wilderness survival and bushcraft skills, including how to find food, water, to make fire and shelter from the environment.

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Inverness Activity Centres

Badaguish Outdoor Centre

Cairngorm, Aviemore, Inverness-shire, PH22 1QU
Tel: 01479 861285    Fax: 01479 861258
E-mail: info@badaguish.org     Web: www.badaguish.org

Badaguish Cairngorm Outdoor Centre provides a variety of fully serviced and equipped log cabin and summer accommodation which is available in many combinations to suit organised groups, clubs schools and youth organisations. Time spent at Badaguish includes indoor and outdoor games, use of adventure play equipment, zip wire, abseil, archery and barbecues. All visitors are encouraged to be involved in daily living tasks such as meal preparation and tidying up. Our aim is to give each person a fun and exciting holiday experience with lots of scope for personal development and achievement.

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Isle of Skye Activity Centres

Whitewave - Skye's Outdoor Centre

No 19 Linicro, Kilmuir, Isle of Skye, IV51 9YN
Tel: 01470 542414    Fax: 01470 542443
E-mail: info@white-wave.co.uk     Web: www.white-wave.co.uk

Kayaking, Windsurfing, Hillwalking, Archery and Bikes.

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Raasay Outdoor Centre

Raasay House, Isle of Raasay, IV40 8NS
Tel: 01478 660266 
E-mail: info@raasay-house.co.uk      Web: www.raasay-house.co.uk

Multi-activity holidays including kayaking, rock climbing and abseiling for families and groups, with accommodation in beautiful historic mansion.

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Northern Highlands Activity Centres

Ridgway Adventure

Ardmore, North West Highlands, Sutherland, IV27 4RB
Tel: 01971 521006    Fax: 01971 521006 / 521463
E-mail: rebecca@ridgway-adventure.co.uk    Web: www.ridgway-adventure.co.uk

Outdoor activity holidays and guided walks for families, adults and young people for a day, weekend or week set in the highland wilderness.

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Highland Treks & Tours

Kintail Lodge Hotel, Glenshiel, Kyle, Ross-Shire, IV40 8HL
Tel: 01599 511311
E-mail: info@tourhighlands.co.uk
Web: www.tourhighlands.co.uk

Trekking and walking in the West Highlands of Scotland.

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Point Northwest

Getta Bhan, Dundonnell, Ross-shire, IV23 2QW
Tel: 01854 633248    Fax: 01854 633248
E-mail: meryl@pointnorthwest.co.uk
Web: www.pointnorthwest.co.uk

Enjoy the wildlife, landscapes and history of the Scottish Highlands with day tours starting from the village of Ullapool.

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Roskva Walking Holidays

3 The Barmekin, Alcaig, Conon Bridge, Dingwall, Ross-shire, IV7 8HU
Tel: 01349 877079    Mobile: 07746 737436
E-mail: carol@roskva.co.uk
Web: www.roskva.co.uk

Walking holidays through tranquil glens; quiet sandy beaches; ancient villages and brochs or even hiking up your first mountain peak.

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Torridon Activities

Torridon, Wester Ross, IV22 2EY
Tel: 01445 791242
E-mail: activity@lochtorridonhotel.com
Web: www.torridon-activities.com

The only multi-activity provider in the Wester Ross region offering kayaking, mountain guiding, guided glen walks, archery, clay pigeon shooting and mountain bikes.

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Orkney Islands Activity Centres

The Hoy Centre

Orkney Islands Council, Kirkwall, Orkney
Tel: 01856 873535 ext 2147
E-mail: community.recreation@orkney.gov.uk   

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The Birsay Outdoor Centre

Orkney Islands Council, Kirkwall, Orkney
Tel: 01856 873535 ext 2147
E-mail: community.recreation@orkney.gov.uk

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Rackwick Outdoor Centre

Orkney Islands Council, Kirkwall, Orkney
Tel: 01856 873535 ext 2147
E-mail: community.recreation@orkney.gov.uk

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Orkney Climbing Club

Tel: 01856 721353
Web: www.orkneyclimbingclub.co.uk

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Outer Hebrides Activity Centres

Uist Outdoor Centre

Lochmaddy, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, HS6 5AE
Tel: 01876 500 480
Web: www.uistoutdoorcentre.co.uk

Activities include sea kayaking, scuba diving, rock climbing, hill / coastal walking and wildlife watching.

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Perth & Kinross Activity Centres

Activ8s Canyoning

The Coach Yard, Chapel Street, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, PH15 2AS
Tel: 01887 830292     E-mail: info@activ8s.com

The Wet Descent Into Adventure 5 minutes from Kenmore Hotel Descend the Allt' a Bhealaich gorge. Experience the exhilaration of rope lowers on waterfalls, sliding down natural water flumes and plunging into deep clear rock pools.

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Freespirits

The Riverside, Grandtully, By Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH9 0PL
Tel: 01887 840400 / 0845 6444755     E-mail: steve@freespirits.freeserve.co.uk

Set your spirit of adventure free with one of our white-water rafting excursions or take up the challenge of canyoning, cliff jumping, abseiling and mountain biking.

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Shetland Islands Activity Centres


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Stirling, Loch Lomond & The Trossachs Activity Centres

Kevin Rutherford MIC

Craighead Lodge, Blairdrummond, Stirlingshire, FK9 4XA
Tel: 01340 810814    Mobile: 07900 563861
E-mail: kevinrutherford@ecossemountains.co.uk     Web: www.ecossemountains.co.uk

Snow, Ice & Mixed Winter Climbing and Rock climbing, Scrambling - Glencoe, Ben Nevis & Skye Navigation, plus Summer Mountaincraft.

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The Scottish Borders Activity Centres

Active Sports

Chain Bridge Farm, Annay Road, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9LP
Tel: 01896 822452     E-mail: info@activitesinscotland.com
Web: www.activitesinscotland.com

Active Sports is an outdoor activity company that has been running its business in the heart of the Scottish Borders for some 20 years. We have a wealth of experience and qualifications within the company, spanning over 25 different activities. Our staff are selected for their high level of personal motivation, experience and qualifications and come from a wide variety of backgrounds, primarily industry and education. For those who have not been on an Active Sports course before, you couldn't have chosen a better year to start. We have a fantastic range of 25 different activities based on Land and Water - we can tailor a programme to suit your establishment's requirements. Our activities are more than just time away from study: they can be used as a vehicle for the personal and social development of your students. We try to base much of our residential experience for educational groups at Whitmuir Hall, the centre for many of our activities. There are 30 acres of grounds which allow groups to wander and explore in relative safety, giving group leaders peace of mind.

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Eastcote House Archery Centre

Eastcote, Hawick, TD9 8SZ
Tel: 01450 870008    Fax: 01450 870673
E-mail: gwyn@eastcote.net

Archery centre with indoor and outdoor ranges and equipment shop. Come & try Fun Sessions. Ideal for holiday makers. Suitable for people 7yrs upwards. Able bodied and disabled welcome.

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