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Wild Kayak – Wild Food, Galloway, South West Scotland

from £555.00

Wild Kayak – Wild Food

A three day fully catered, novice-friendly, sea kayak paddling, foraging, wild camping and wild food adventure exploring SW Scotland’s extraordinary foodscapes. Under 2.5 hrs drive from Glasgow, Cumbria, Newcastle, Edinburgh.

Paddle, explore, forage, taste and generally immerse (but hopefully not submerge!) yourself in the stunning edible landscape of South-West Scotland…

  • Suitable for
    Adults, Beginners, Newcomers, Second Timers
  • Group Size Medium Group
    8 People
  • Skill
    • 3/8
  • Thrill
    • 4/8
  • Chill
    • 6/8
All about the Wild Kayak – Wild Food, Galloway, South West Scotland.

We are very excited be workinmg with our friends at Galloway Wild Foods to offer you this fantastic outdoor paddling and foraging experience.

The trip will include:

  • Paddling, wild camping, coastal foraging and cookery around the remarkable coastal foodscapes of Galloway, SW Scotland.
  • Beaches, forests, salt marshes, remarkable flora, fauna and seaweeds.
  • 3 day’s easy exploring by kayak, with shore-based foraging sessions, and 2 wild camps
  • All equipment including kayaks, paddling gear, tents, sleeping mats/bags, and dry bags is included in the price
  • Fully catered with wild ingredients we will gather along the way, plus lots that have been pre-prepared and brought along – a chance to taste the finest food SW Scotland has to offer.
  • Identification, harvesting, medicinal/bushcraft uses and wild cookery of seaweeds and coastal plants, with Scotland’s only full-time foraging instructor.
  • Instruction in safe sea kayaking from highly qualified instructors.
  • Foraged cocktails, campfire cookery and wild feasting – a chance to fully imbibe a stunning marine landscape.
  • Perfectly suitable for novice paddlers as full sea kayaking kit and tuition will be given, or for more experienced kayakers wanting to learn more about coastal foraging.

This trip: 9.30am Mon 28th June – 5pm Wednesday 30th June 2021 

Dates don’t work? We are planning more of these trips, so please get in touch if you want to be notified about future paddling and foraging events.

£555 pp, including kayak, paddling kit (waterproofs etc), camping gear (if required), all food, drinks, paddling and foraging instruction.

The package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this activity?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • All equipment including kayaks, paddling gear, tents, sleeping mats/bags, and dry bags is included in the price
  • Fully catered with wild ingredients we will gather along the way, plus lots that have been pre-prepared and brought along – a chance to taste the finest food SW Scotland has to offer.

Our experienced and friendly instructors are GBSLG accredited and also hold a range of qualifications which provides them with the ability to plan and prepare a suitable day out.

The half day FAMILY session is designed as rock pooling with a hint of adventure and aims to cover the basics of:

Movement on rock, entering and egressing the water and rock shelves safely, swimming in the intertidal zone and introducing jumping techniques.

Overall Rating
5/5
Bryan
Reviewed On 08/08/2019
5/5

Great day out, me and my 11 year old grand daughter had an amazing experience, condition were perfect and we got some pictures to remember our day.Excellent instructor, would book again. Thanks.

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