Sea Kayaking

The Islands extensive wildlife and dramatic coastline are perfect to enhance your kayaking experience with each trip typically seeing many seals and a variety of sea birds. A sea kayak allows you to get a closer view of the coastline of the Isle of Man and explore caves and coves which are restricted to small vessels.

Prices

  • Sea Kayak Trips (2hrs)

    These trips are run throughout the year and by demand.  They are open to people of any kayaking ability and aim to use various sections of the Islands coast throughout the year.  All equipment and instruction is included.

    We offer sea kayaking in closed cockpit kayaks as well as sit on top, double and single kayaks.

    £30 per person for approximately 2 hours

  • Coastal Adventures (2hrs)

    Join us for an adventure exploring a section of the Islands coast by sit on top kayak. You will have the opportunity to stop off along your journey and take a swim around coast, traverse along the coastline and jump off the rocks. We will provide all safety equipment including 5mm steamer wetsuits to keep you toastie.

    £30per person

    Contact us for details and to book.

  • Overnight Sea Kayak Expedition

    Great for Families and groups of friends

    This weekend is perfect if you have been on coastal sea kayaking trips with us before and want to progress to a short expedition, or just want the experience of a longer kayak journey. We will be travelling self sufficiently along the coast of the Isle of Man for two days with an overnight camp inbetween.  All equipment is provided including boats, instruction etc. Food is not included.

    By arrangement

  • Youth Sea Kayak Based Expedition

    Suitable for ages 13+

    This expedition will be based over 4 days and is suitable for all abilities of kayakers.

    During this multi activity trip we will explore areas of the coastline by sea kayak, camp on secluded beaches, coasteer around remote area of coastline and abseil off sea cliffs.

    Contact us for details.

FAQ

What do I need to bring?

For sea kayak sessions of half a day of less please bring shoes that can get wet and a spare change of clothes. We will provide a windproof top, buoyancy aids and wetuits if appropriate (or if you want to get wet!).

For longer trips we will supply you with a kit list to bring along.

Where do we meet?

For most sessions we will meet at The Venture Centre to kit up, select boats and discuss the best location. Usually we go from Port Lewaigue or Port Mooar, both only a 5minute drive from the Centre.

For those without transport we can meet at The Venture Centre and we can arrange transport to and from the beach.

What equipment do you provide?

We provide all safety equipment including buoyancy aids, waterproof tops and wetsuits if neccessary.

We have a range of kayaks to use including double and single closed cockpit sea kayaks, and double and single sit on top sea kayaks. If you have a preference in style of boats then just let us know.

 

What happens in case of bad weather?

If the weather forcast is too poor to safely deliver the activity we will firstly look at different locations that may be better suited to the day. If this is not possible we will offer an alternative activity to you and your group, change date or offer a refund if your prefer.