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Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures is a small outdoor activity provider and equipment hire service based in Shieldaig, Torridon on the North West of Scotland. We provide a range of outdoor activities from summer mountain walking to canoeing. Our location...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1 Baile Shuas | Shieldaig, Strathcarron IV54 8XY, Scotland
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+44 1520 755369
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

Kayaking, walking and climbing with Shieldaig Adventures, it does not get any better than this. I felt lucky, honoured and privileged to meet Tom of Shieldaig Adventures. I arrived on Sunday 11/11/2018 and wanted to go Kayaking and also wanted to pay my respects by...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to meet you Gari and I am glad we are able to share some great adventures and pay our respects. I hope to see you in the future for some more adventures. Best wishes, Tom

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We were keen to try sea-kayaking whilst on holiday in Shieldaig during the October half term. Contacting Tom was simple and making a booking was straightforward. As it turned out, the weather conditions were such that we postponed the session by a day, something Tom...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words. It was great to meet you and I look forward to hopefully sharing some more adventures with you in the future. Best wishes, Tom.

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We missed Tom's email about the location but Shieldaig is not a big town and we soon located Tom at the dock. It was a calm day and we were impressed by the variety of wildlife we saw in a few short hours. 3 white...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to take you out in the kayaks and we were certainly lucky with the wildlife. Hopefully we will see you in the future for more adventures, best wishes, Tom

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Did a 1/2 day kayak with Tom around the loch. Got to see lots of wildlife including eagles, seals and an otter. The beautiful scenery was easy on the eyes as well. Tom is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hi Fiona, really appreciate your kind words and taking the time to leave a review. Glad you had a good time and like the look of our office. Hope to see you for more adventures in the future. Regards, Tom

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We spent a magical evening with Tom sea kayaking around Loch Shieldaig exploring islands, learning about wildlife and discovering hidden bays. Tom couldn't have been more accommodating, reassuring and knowledgeable. If you're looking for someone reliable with bags of experience but also loads of fun,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hi Eilidh, Thanks for your kind words and taking the time to write a review. It was great to take you ladies out sea kayaking and a lot of fun. Come back for more adventures soon. Best wishes, Tom

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had 3 brilliant adventures with this fantastic company - Tom was amazing. We kayaked twice and saw dolphins, porpoises, seals, our first ever sea eagles and two of their chicks, barrel jelly fish....the list is endless - he even arranged the sunshine and flat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hi Clara, Thanks for your kind words and taking the time to leave a review. We had some fantastic luck with the wildlife and it was great to share some adventures together. Looking forward to future adventures with you all and your move to Shieldaig...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We were visiting Scotland for my birthday and we really would like to go kayaking/canoeing. On beforehand (when we were still at home) I have send several emails and phoned them but unfortunately we did not got a response. I’m so disappointed that we could...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Iris Firstly Im really sorry I missed you and it is completely my fault. I am a relatively new business of just over three years. This year has been our busiest season which has been fantastic butI have struggled to keep up with enquiries....More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I can highly recommend this company, Tom is extremely knowledgeable, patient and helpful. Such a friendly guy who’s passion for the outdoors is infectious. We had an amazing trip out watching the sea eagles, a day we will never forget.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review and taking the time to leave a one Shieldaig is a very special place and we are very lucky to have the eagles here. I hope to see you again for some more adventures, Regards, Tom

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic morning sea kayaking in loch sheildaig, where we saw sea eagles, seals, and much more. Tom was brilliant rearranging to suit the weather and being so reassuring for a nervous first timer. Cannot recommend this company enough, planning on come back soon for another...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for your kind words and taking the time to leave a review, we were lucky with the wildlife, I hope to see you soon for some more adventures, regards, T

Reviewed 11 July 2018

We had thought about simply renting sea kayaks and setting off by ourselves as we kayak often but decided to take the 3-hour afternoon tour with Tom instead. So glad we did as he knows the loch so well and without him I doubt we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Tom T, Owner at Shieldaig Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and your kind words. I am really pleased you enjoyed the kayak trip, it was great to meet you. Best wishes, T

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