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Unexplored Scotland offers great hillwalking, mountain biking and sea kayaking adventure holidays and trips in the Highlands of Scotland
10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
+44 1463 216123
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Andreas provides a very good service with top quality kayaks and camping kit. High winds prevented planned excursion but relocated to Plockton for three days kayaking and two nights camping. Memorable visit to beautiful area of highlands even though lots of rain and not much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John P
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I/ we live here so there isn't much disappointing things here ..except shop,we need a shop!! Apart from that ,one of the best moves I made many years ago and I'm originally from Yorkshire ,can't knock the place ...but this is somewhere to be proud...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I booked the course not knowing what to expect but I was in need of some expert knowledge to learn from!. So I thought I would give it a go.I soon realized I was in the right place!. Andreas was very welcoming and made you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant weekend in the Cairngorms! Andreas is a very thorough, enthusiastic and fun teacher. I would highly recommend this course to anyone looking to get out into the mountains in the winter, and I’ll definitely be coming back to for more next year.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RobReveloBeck
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I came across Andreas through a google search and after a small enquiry he responded quickly. Having checked we were sufficiently experienced for kayaking and prepared to be flexible on location and date (due to weather conditions) we agreed on a day for myself and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Christopher_Heaney
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Had a great weekend learning and practising the important winter hill walking skills. Andreas, our guide, was friendly and very knowledgeable, and the course content was approachable and relevant. The weather was uncharacteristically pleasant too but I'm not sure how much control Andreas has over...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jcytam
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Andreas our guide and instructor was great at providing the skills in a friendly and supportive manner. He was very helpful when we had to rearrange the date of the course after I suffer an ankle injury a week before our initial course date. Our...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Just back home from a 2 day winter skills course on Cairn Gorm with Unexplored Scotland. Andreas is an excellent instructor. Patient, a good teacher and very knowledgeable. I have a fear of heights but he was understanding with this so I quickly felt able...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MrsBurnsLovesChips
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Great two-day winter skills course for beginners with Andreas, feel a lot more confident in undertaking winter expeditions of my own after this course.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank krawicz
Reviewed 26 February 2018

An enjoyable two days and picked up a lot of excellent tips and skills to practice. I certainly gained a lot more confidence in ice axe arrest techniques and use of crampons.

Date of experience: February 2018
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