Stand Up Paddle (SUP) lessons and SUP nature expeditions all over Scotland and SUP hire are provided by Unicorn Paddle from their Loch Lomond base.
They will arrange tours for you taking you to the best places in their 8 seater van.
Their home base is near Stirling in the River Forth, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs area and Unicorn Paddle will organise
• Structured, quality, safe lessons and tours
• Rivers, lochs, coastal waters, sea lochs, beaches and canals
• ½, ¾, full day and longer weekend trips
You can be picked up from Stirling University, Alloa railway station and places along the way (Stirling, Bridge of Allan, Dunblane station and others depending where you are coming from/where they are headed to), incl. Balloch railway station (for those coming from Glasgow on Loch Lomond trips) or at Leven bus station (for those joining for a Fife beaches trip).
Their wide range of full body all seasons multi-layered wetsuit equipment (including wet socks, -boots, -gloves, – hoods and wet shirt and leggings underlayers) is included – you will never be cold.
All of the trips are subject to calm wind conditions, if conditions are unsafe, then you will not paddle. Wind speed is everything and will make the difference between easy/fun/enjoyable and hard going/difficult to dangerous.
For more information on what Unicorn Paddle are offering then visit their website at http://unicornpaddle.co.uk.
If you are looking to do something a bit different while staying here in central Scotland in one of our self-catering holiday cottages why not consider a go at Stand Up Paddle which promises to provide a great family holiday experience.