Scottish Sea Kayaking

Scottish Sea Kayaking

Author: Doug Cooper

Publisher: Pesda Press

ISBN: 0954706129

Category: Scotland

Page: 278

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A selection of fifty great sea voyages around the mainland of Scotland and the Western Isles.At last, here it is . Scotland's first guidebook for sea kayakers wishing to explore its amazing coastline and magical islands. It brings together a selection of fifty great sea voyages around the mainland of Scotland, from the Mull of Galloway in the SW to St Abb's Head on the east coast, as well as voyages in the Western Isles, ranging from day trips to three day journeys. Illustrated with superb colour photographs and useful maps throughout, it is a practical guide to help you select and plan trips. It will provide inspiration for future voyages and a souvenir of journeys undertaken. As well as providing essential information on where to start and finish, distances, times and tidal information, the book does much to stimulate and inform our interest in the environment we are passing through. It is full of facts and anecdotes about local history, geology, scenery, seabirds and sea mammals. A fascinating read and an inspirational book.
Scottish Sea Kayaking
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Doug Cooper, George Reid
Categories: Scotland
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Pesda Press

A selection of fifty great sea voyages around the mainland of Scotland and the Western Isles.At last, here it is . Scotland's first guidebook for sea kayakers wishing to explore its amazing coastline and magical islands. It brings together a selection of fifty great sea voyages around the mainland of
Scottish Sea Kayak Trail
Language: en
Pages: 161
Authors: Simon Willis
Categories: Canoes and canoeing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Pesda Press

Scotland's west coast is an undisputed world-class sea kayaking destination. This book challenges the reader to kayak a 500km route, from the Isle of Gigha off the Kintyre peninsula, to the Summer Isles near Ullapool. It can be undertaken in four holiday-sized sections or as one long, glorious journey. The
North & East coasts of Scotland sea kayaking
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Doug Cooper
Categories: Scotland
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-01 - Publisher:

Scotland is a world-class sea kayaking destination, and this guidebook covers some of Scottish paddling's best kept secrets. 45 journeys from Cape Wrath to Berwick upon Tweed are described in a way that is both informative and inspirational. It provides details of launching and landing sites, tides, and potential hazards,
Scottish Canoe Classics
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Eddie Palmer
Categories: Canoes and canoeing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03 - Publisher: Pesda Press

An illustrated guide to some of the finest tours of Scotland's waterways. Wild lochs, placid canals and broad rivers, as they can only be seen from a canoe or kayak. Eddie has chosen his favourite twenty-five inland touring routes and described them in great detail. The routes are beautifully illustrated
Sea Kayak Handling
Language: en
Pages: 113
Authors: Doug Cooper
Categories: Sea kayaking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Pesda Press

A practical guide that will help you to master the skills needed to manoeuvre a sea kayak efficiently. For beginner and intermediate paddlers. Doug draws on his personal and coaching experience to help the reader master sea kayak handling skills and techniques. Accurate sequential photos and simple concise language make