Skye Outdoor Activities


WhiteWave - Skye's Outdoor Centre

Whitewave - Skye's Outdoor Centre is based 4 miles north of Uig on the A855.
We offer kayaking, canoeing, climbing and abseiling at various locations throughout Trotternish and mountain boarding, archery and crating on site.

Our 1/2 day sessions are ideal for individuals, families or groups, and suitable for all ages and abilities.
We can also offer self catered rooms in a spacious cottage, ‘camping without the hassle’ in our wooden heated wigwam cabins, all with fantastic views.

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Skye High Wildlife

Skye High Wildlife

Stewart Dawber is a wildlife expert who is dedicated to helping people get close to nature.

In his tailor-made tours (max 6) he will show you the magical Isle of Skye and help you encounter great views of iconic Scottish wildlife such as Eagles, Red Deer, Otters, Pine Marten and Seals. Stewart is a highly trained wildlife photographer and film-maker and with his tuition you too can get fabulous shots of the wildlife on Skye.

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Skye Ghillie Fishing & Wilderness Adventures

Skye Ghillie outdoor guide on the Isle of Skye.

Whether it’s to catch wild Scottish salmon, spot a golden eagle, plunge into a hidden waterfall or simply experience Skye’s rugged beauty, venture off the beaten track with Skye Ghillie.

Chose from or combine; tuition & guiding for Fly and Sea Fishing; Wild Walks observing flora, fauna & history; Wild Swimming in secret lochs, waterfalls & rivers; Wilderness Camping that includes hiking, foraging, fishing, cooking & bushcraft.
Book today and discover the Misty Isle’s beautiful rivers, remote lochs & stunning scenery.

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Skye Walks & Photography

Tom Hodgetts Skye Walks and Photography

Trained as a mountain guide and with an honors degree in natural history photography, Tom is a perfect choice for a tour of Skye.

From the Cuillins to sandy beaches. The most well known places like the Old Man of Storr to hidden gems, you will learn the best ways to photograph these unique locations, with a guide who has expert knowledge of the natural world and photography.

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Marcus McAdam Photographic Workshops

Photographic Workshops on the Isle of Skye.

Join this award winning and highly experienced photographer as he guides you to the island’s most photogenic locations.

Marcus has a unique style of tuition which is based on simplifying the art of picture taking - good news for anyone feeling daunted by all the buttons and functions on their camera. All levels and abilities catered for.

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Thistle Trekking

Thistle Trekking | The Skye Trail

Join us for this 80 mile trek exploring this beautiful, mountainous island. Over 7 days your guide will take you from Broadford in the south, up to see the most northerly point of the Isle. Highlights include:
- Walking around the Quiraing.
- The Trotternish Ridge.
- Views of the famous The Cuillin Ridge.

Our trek includes baggage transfer and accommodation. Making it a stress-free way to enjoy a walking holiday on the Island.

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Skye Sailing Club

Skye Sailing Club | Sailing Experiences

Try sailing or powerboating and see Portree and the Cuillin from a different perspective – from on the water. Take one of our RYA sailing or powerboat courses – or if you only have a day to spare, get afloat with us on one of our Sailing Experiences.

Skye Sailing Club is an RYA Affiliated Training Centre with qualified staff ready to show you ‘how to...’ – if you are already RYA qualified, become a Temporary Member and use the Club’s facilities and boats.

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Raasay House Activities

Raasay House - Outdoor Activities on Raasay

A Unique Island Experience - Raasay House is a recently renovated historic clan mansion house. Once the seat of the clan MacLeods of Raasay, the House sits in it's own grounds overlooking the sea towards the Cuillin mountains of Skye.

Raasay House has a variety of quality accommodation and a cafe, restaurant and bar producing mouth watering meals made with the finest locally sourced produce. As well as fabulous accommodation and food we provide a range of exhilarating outdoor activities making us the perfect place for a day visit.

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Sea Kayak Plockton

Sea Kayak Plockton

At Sea Kayak Plockton we believe in giving people confidence, so that they can learn and develop paddling skills and enjoy the breath-taking beauty of the Scottish Highlands from a totally different perspective.

Plockton's picturesque sheltered bays are ideal for learning and improving skills, which can then be put into practice around its offshore island archipelagos and the more challenging waters of Loch Carron and the Isle of Skye.

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Skye Photo Tours

Skye Photo Tours | Photography Workshops & Guiding

Skye Photo Tours, specialising in landscape photography on and around the Isle of Skye.

Residential workshops, day tours of the island for small groups and families, as well as 1-2-1 tuition. Exploring the beauty of Skye’s iconic locations, learning new skills and techniques in a relaxing and informal atmosphere. Tailored to suit all levels of photographic skill and fitness so you get the best experience.

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ACE Target Sports

ACE Target Sports | Isle of Skye

ACE Target Sports is a small scale, high quality activity provider.

We offer Archery, Clay Shooting, Axe Throwing and Air Rifle Shooting, with expert tuition and guidance. We cater for all group sizes from couples on holiday, families with children and larger groups of 20 or more on stag or hens parties.
What ever your group or experience level - we welcome you. Come and try throwing an Axe – surprise yourself!

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Vieri Bottazzini Photography Workshops

Vieri Bottazzini on the Isle of Skye.

Join Vieri Bottazzini, LBIPP on the Isle of Skye for a Workshop that will take you to the most beautiful location on the Island!

From Elgol to the Old Man of Storr, to more secluded and unknown locations.
Vieri will help you expanding your vision and overcome the technical challenges of Skye's beautiful landscapes.

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Skyak Adventures

Skyak Adventures - Kayaking by the Isle of Skye.

Unique Sea Kayaking Experiences in the World-Class location of Skye.

Established in 2000, we offer a wide variety of courses, including expeditions, catering for all abilities ranging from complete beginners to those who have been paddling for years wanting to fine tune their skills. If you are looking for an unique outdoor experience we can arrange an itinerary to suit your requirements.
All our staff are at least BCU Level 4 sea kayak coaches.

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Skye Bike Shack

Skye Bike Shack - Bike Hire on Skye

Bike Hire – Explore Skye in a different way, on our quality Scott Road or Mountain Bikes.

We will help you plan your outings and can even deliver your bike to your accommodation. Bike Repairs and Parts - Our gold qualified Velotech mechanic is on hand to get your back on the road.
Coffee and Cake - Visit us for a mid-ride refuel or just pop in for a cuppa.

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Portree Riding Stables

Portree Riding Stables | Isle of Skye

We offer trekking, lessons (jumping, dressage, horsemanship theory, stable management) and confidence building activities.

Our family run stables are located about a 10min drive from Portree.
No matter your level of experience our friendly staff will we will ensure that you have a great time.

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Skye Adventure

Skye Adventure. Outdoor Guide on the Isle of Skye.

Experience a real Skye adventure with us.
Climb mountains, follow ridges and rivers towards amazing coastlines, swim in the sea.

We are friendly local guides who have the knowledge, qualifications and skills to give you the freedom to explore a different side of Skye. Whether you want to bag a few Munros, climb on stunning sea cliffs, traverse the Cuillin ridge, or go gorge walking and coasteering, we can provide an unforgettable experience - and some good craic along the way.

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Skye Wilderness Safaris

Skye Wilderness Safaris - Guided walks on Skye

Skye Wilderness Safaris offers guided day walks through the most scenic and remote areas of Skye.

With a choice of 3 set routes covering Storr, the Cuillin, and the Quiraing, as well as shorter DIY options.
Book now to see the best that Skye has to offer.

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Skye MTB Adventures

Skye Mountain Bike Adventures

Skye Mountain Bike Adventures. Guided rides and bike hire on the Isle of Skye.

We are the leading Mountain Bike Guiding company for the Isle of Skye with many years experience of leading adventures on the island and elsewhere. We have rides for all levels of abilities from gentle scenic rides to hardcore singletrack epics. Get in touch to arrange your adventure!

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Tim Wilcock Photography - Activity Days

Tim Wilcock Photography Tours of the Isle of Skye.

Take a Photo Tour of Skye. Improve your photography with one to one or group tuition. Come on one of Tim’s Landscape Photography Workshops or hire him as your local expert to guide you to the right place at the right time.

Join Tim on a photo shoot and see how a professional does it or ask him to join your group for the day to act as guide and your own personal holiday photographer.

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Go Running Tours

Go Running Tours Isle of Skye

Go Running Tours Isle of Skye will take you on a guided run helping you see more of this fantastic island.

Skye has some amazing routes to run, join your guide Neil Turner as we run through stunning scenery, past castles, see amazing wildlife including eagles, seals, otters and of course the Highland Cow!
Simply book online to reserve your run.

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Island Cycles - Rod & Reel

Island Cycles - Skye Bike Hire

Premier Bike Shop - Situated centrally on the Isle of Skye, in Portree, the islands capital.

Come and see Steve for all your biking needs:- Sales/hire/repairs/accessories/route advice. 25 years experience of bikes and biking on Skye!Safe bikes - great rates - a fun way to see Skye!

Rod & Reel - all you need (including permits) for fishing off land/river/sea here on the Isle of Skye. Tackle/bait/Rods/accessories.

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Isle of Skye Wildlife Tours

Wildlife Tours on the Isle of Skye in Scotland.

If you have ever wanted to see a Golden Eagle cruising a mountain ridge or an Otter hunting the shoreline, then you have an excellent chance of making your dream come true on one of our day tours around the dramatic Isle of Skye.

Visiting various habitats we have a chance to see:-
Golden Eagles, Otters, White-Tailed Sea Eagles, Basking Sharks, Dolphins, Hen Harriers, Short-Eared Owls, Peregrine Falcon, Merlin, Grey and Common Seals, Porpoise, Great Northern Divers, Red-Throated Divers, Hares, Great Skuas and many many more, even the odd Minke Whale.

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