Mountainbiking around Loch Ness

Outdoor Activities in Loch Ness and Inverness

River Fishing

Thrill seekers, adrenaline junkies, wildlife lovers, nature admirers and outdoor enthusiasts are no strangers to the Highlands of Scotland. That’s because our particular part of the Scottish Highlands, Loch Ness and Inverness, is a hub of activity for adventure-seeking visitors all year round. With so many amazing outdoor activities in Loch Ness and Inverness, just about everything you ever wanted to experience in the Scottish Highlands can be experienced right here. From walking, fishing and kayaking, to golfing, mountain biking and paragliding, there is a multitude of wonderful things to do – all set against the breath-taking backdrop of the stunning Scottish Highlands.

Blazing a trail through the Scottish Highlands
There is a number of walking trails around Loch Ness and Inverness that cater for all abilities, from challenging hill walks and long distance hikes along the Great Glen Way, the Affric Kintail Way and the South Loch Ness Trail, to accessible riverside walks in the heart of Inverness city that are suitable for anyone and everyone. Don't forget your bikes (or hire them here)! They are a wonderful way to explore the Great Glen trails, villages, forests and the Caledonian Canal.

Boredom is not an option
Spend a relaxing day out on the water fishing for salmon, trout, sea-trout, char or pike. Or try your hand at sailing or canoeing on the Loch or Caledonian Canal. If you're feeling more energetic, there are plenty of adventure sports and outdoor activities in Loch Ness and Inverness on offer – off road quads, mountain biking, wind surfing, paragliding and skiing on the Nevis and Cairngorms Ranges. When it is raining why not spend a day at Inverness Ice Centre and try your hand at skating or curling. Remember, Scotland is the home of golf, so don't forget to pack your clubs for a round of golf during your stay – we can accommodate you with a different course for every day of your holiday.



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