a huge sport in Fort William...
WinterSports at Nevis Range
snowboarding and skiing at Nevis Range Fort William
have fun at Ardverikie...
ice climbing, ridge walking..
Watersports Fort William
canyonning, rafting, kayaking, sailing...
try a fly fishing lesson in Lochaber
Learning the outdoor skills
hold on now....
in the Great Glen
Clay Shooting Fort William
come and try shooting in Lochaber...
over ridges and glens...
Archery in Fort William
have a go at archery in Glencoe and Fort William..
with Vertical Descents....
Outdoor Activities and Outdoor Providers
We have boat trip providers with slow leisurely cruises for sight-seeing and spotting local wildlife, or others with fast rigid inflatable rib boats - for an adrenalin rush on the sea; there are people who will take you out on a field trip for photography sessions, or natural history or outdoor skills courses.
Fort William and Lochaber is the undisputed Outdoor Capital for outdoor sports and activities in the UK - that's a fact ! There is no where else in the British Isles where you can do almost everything from dive in the sea to fly in the air - with all watersports, country sports, cycling and mountain biking activities and of course mountain sports in between.
Come for a relaxing cruise on the Caledonian Canal, or enjoy a fly-fishing excusions - a day out learning to fly fish by a Highland river, or hillside loch; ride your bikes in our forest tracks, or what about a game of golf on all four Lochaber golf courses... the Fort William area boasts the widest choices of activities for everyone interested in a holiday in this unspoilt, natural, rural area where hills and glens, rivers and lochs, the sea coastline all offer something to do while enjoying the peace and tranquility. Visit Nevis Range, Fort William's outdoor centre for mountain biking, hill walking and winter snowsports.
Active Highs Outdoor Activities & Adventure Sports - offer a great range of activities for families, couples, corporate events and stag & hen weekends. Active Highs offer white water rafting trips, canyoning, gorge walking, canoeing, kayaking and tons more. Other local companies offer bushcraft, natural history trips, outdoor craft activities, photography tours - all sorts of outdoor activities in and around Fort William.
Vertical Descents outdoor activities just south of Fort William provide a variety of exciting watersports for families and groups of friends. Check out Vertical Descents Tripadvisor reviews.
The list of businesses below represents the broad range of activity providers in the Fort William and Lochaber area. If you are running an outdoor activity business, add your business today !
If you are looking for an activity - get on the phone or drop them a text - our Lochaber Business Directory customers are waiting to be of service.
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Featured ListingAtlas Mountaineering | Ben Nevis Mountain GuideFlat 4, 155 High Street, Fort William, PH33 6EA
Come join us at Atlas Mountaineering for a special experience on the UK's highest mountain. Being based in Fort William, the Outdoor Capital of the UK, at the foot of Ben Nevis, we are available on short notice for private or group mountain guiding and have great knowledge of the mountain...
Featured ListingWild West - wildlife safari tripsAilsa Cottage, , South Laggan, PH34 4EA
Wild West - Wildlife safaris in Scotland's wild places Wild West offer a selection of wildlife experiences based in the Lochaber area. See Scotland's " Big Five", Photograph red deer, join a searchlight safari to look for the elusive pine marten or a dawn safari to see lekking black grouse, or...
Featured ListingHunter Mountaineering & GuidingThe Malt Barn, Glenlochy Road, Fort William, PH33 6GY
Welcome to Hunter Mountaineering - We offer professional and experienced Guiding, Instruction and Coaching in all aspects of British Mountaineering and Climbing, based in Fort William. This year we offer Private Guiding and the Courses that follow - Private Guiding The most popular choice. A bespoke service. This is the solution...
Paddle Surf ScotlandRockville, Duror, Appin, PA38 4DA
Paddle Surf Scotland is Scotland's Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) specialists. We offer board hire, coaching, sales and advice from our two bases in Perthshire and near Fort William.Stand Up Paddleboarding is the worlds fastest growing watersport, come and find out why in some of Scotland's most spectacular scenery with Paddle Surf...
Triagh Golf CourseTraigh Beach, Arisaig, PH39 4NT
Welcome to Traigh Golf Course - probably the most beautifully sited nine hole Golf Course in the world. Traigh Golf Course is situated in a unique site in one of the most beautiful parts of the West Highlands, 40 miles west of Fort William. The word Traigh (pronounced “Try”) means beach...
Dragon's tooth Golf CourseGlenachulish, Ballachulish, Argyll, PH49 4JX
Holes: 9. Par: 68. SSS: 65. Length: 5038Probably one of the most scenic golf courses in Scotland! In the heart of Glencoe, located not far from Ballachulish and about 12 miles south of Fort William, the Dragon's Tooth is a magnificent, woodland course set below a 3,000+ foot mountain. Hotels and...
Spean Bridge Golf ClubGolf Course, Spean Bridge, PH33
Spean Bridge Golf Club welcomes you to our new clubhouse and golf course in Spean Bridge village. We welcome visitors and locals all year round....
West Coast Mountain Guides12 Jevington, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 7ZD
West Coast Mountain Guides Ltd is now owned by principal mountaineer Bruce Poll, a well respected climber and instructor within Scottish mountaineering circles. Bruce offers a full range of hill-walking, scrambling, ridge-walking and general mountain craft courses for all levels of experience at all seasons, both in Scotland and in the...
Fort William Golf ClubFort William Golf Club, Carrs Corner, Fort William, PH33 6SN
Fort William Golf Club is located just north of Fort William by the A82. This course lies under the shadow of Ben Nevis and is a challenging course with great views.Our 9 hole golf course will provide you with a great golfing experience below the highest mountain in the British Isles....
Skyak Adventures - sea kayaking trips29 Lower Breakish , Breakish, Isle of Skye, IV42 8QA
Skyak Adventures are based in Skye but we often explore the Lochaber shoreline during our sea kayaking trips. We offer individual and group training and canoeing / kayaking expeditions around the Scottish West Highland sea coastline. For more details about our outdoor adventures, kayaking and paddling services please drop us an...
Bruce Watt Sea CruisesWestern Isles, East Bay, Mallaig, PH41 4QG
Bruce Watt Sea Cruises are based in Mallaig and operate the regular mail boat service to Loch Nevis and the Inverie community. Inverie on the Knoydart peninsula is a great place for a walking holiday - from Munro bagging to just a leisurely walk! Remote as it is, there are still...
Loch Shiel CruisesLoch Shiel, Glenfinnan, PH37 4LT
Loch Shiel is a beautiful fresh-water loch which stretches from Glenfinnan to Acharacle - and almost reaches the sea, but for a short area of land. At the Glenfinnan end the mountains are over 800 metres high which creates a very Highland setting. Further west the mountains give way to flatter...
Cruise Loch NessKnockburnie, Inchnacardoch, Fort Augustus, PH32 4BN
Only 50 minutes from Fort William, MV Royal Scot provides boat cruises on world famous Loch Ness from Fort Augustus, one of the prettiest villages in Scotland. From just inside the Caledonian Canal, MV Royal Scot cruises Loch Ness to explore the wildlife and scenery from the most famous of Highland...
Glencoe Mountain ResortGlencoe, PH49 4HZ
Glencoe is the oldest ski centre in Scotland and is a good visitor centre in the summer months when you can take a trip on the chairlift and enjoy the fabulous views. The centre has a cafe and shop with toilets and information for visitors....
Ardnamurchan ChartersBruach Na Fearna, Laga Bay, Acharacle, PH36 4JW
Ardnamurchan Charters offer a very wide choice of outdoor cruises and day trips to Tobermory on Mull, and to many other islands and destinations off Lochaber's rugged coastline.We operate boat charters for fishing parties and wildlife filming and viewing.We offer outdoor activities for families and groups in a safe and exciting...