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 ListingAdventure Nevis - Ben Nevis Mountain Guide3 Bracara, Arisaig, PH40 4PE
If you are looking for a Ben Nevis Mountain Guide, Adventure Nevis is a Scottish-based guiding service offering classic mountain days on Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain, standing at 1,344 metres. The Ben Nevis mountain footpath ascent - 6 to 8 hours - is ideal for public, private and charity groups....
Featured ListingQuad Bike Tours - outdoor adventureThe Old Filling Station, Kinlochlaggan, Newtonmore, PH201BX
We offer fantastic outdoor activities, off road quad biking and 4×4 experiences in one of the most scenic parts of the U.K. With nearly 50,000 acres at our disposal we can offer something for everyone. With one, two and three & half hour trips you will ride through Ancient Caledonian forests,...
Featured ListingHunter Mountaineering & GuidingThe Birches, Lundavra Road, Fort William, PH33 6RD
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...
Lochaber Guides - hill and mountain guiding60 Castle Drive, Lochyside, Fort William, PH33 7NS
At Lochaber Guides we pride ourselves in offering our clients a unique and unforgettable experience in the Scottish Mountains. From meeting you at the start of your trip to taking the final few steps, our highly experienced, professional and qualified guides will be there to look after you and give you...
Rockhopper Sea Kayaking and canoe hireUnit 17, Annat Industrial Estate. Corpach, Fort William, PH33 7NA
Rockhopper Sea Kayaking is based near Fort William on the West Coast of Scotland. We offer half, full or multi-day kayak trips through some of the most spectacular coastal, mountain and island scenery in Scotland. This area is rich in wildlife and you may be lucky enough to encounter seals, dolphins,...
Kirkhope Mountaineering - Ben Nevis mountain guide1 Melantee, PH33 6PX
Based in Fort William, in the outdoor capital of the UK, we are ideally situated to help you get the most out of your outdoor experience. With Ben Nevis, the UK's highest mountain on our doorstep and Glen Coe, the Mamores' and the Grey Coires' just a short drive away, we...
Fishing Scotland - Wild Fly Fishing SchoolRoy Bridge, Glen Spean, Highlands of Scotland, PH31 4AG
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Vertical Descents - outdoor activities Fort WilliamVertical Descents Main Office, Inchree Falls, Onich, Fort William, PH33 6SE
Ranked as Fort William's No. 1 outdoor activity attraction on Tripadvisor in 2014, we work hard to make our activities the highlight of your holiday! Find us on the A82 between Glencoe and Fort William. Vertical Descents is a modern Outdoor Adventure Centre with expert full-time guides with work experience from...
Snowgoose Mountain CentreStation Road, Corpach, Fort William, PH33 7JH
Snowgoose Mountain Centre offers mountain & water based skills training and guiding on the West Coast of Scotland. Our family run business provides from family days out on the water or crag to winter skills training and wilderness expeditions by land or water with locally based, professionally qualified instructors & guides...
Atlas 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...
Arisaig Highland GamesTraigh Farm, Traigh, Arisaig, PH39 4NT
The Arisaig Highland Games open at 12 noon on Wednesday 30th July and this year the Games will feature a Clan Donald Gathering hosted by the home clan, Clan Ranald. The venue is the scenic location of Traigh Farm, Arisaig with sweeping views across sandy beaches towards the Cuillins of Skye...
Wild 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...
Wildwood Bushcraft - survival skills, natural history and adventure in the Highlands!Wildwood, Roshven, Lochailort, PH38 4NB
Woodland and coastal survival adventures in Lochaber - an adventurous family or small group outdoor activity. Try your hand at bushcraft, survival skills, foraging, wildlife tracking and navigation in the beautiful ancient woodlands, hills and coastlines of the West Coast, within easy reach of Fort William. Learn fundamental skills like how...