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Canyoning in Falls of Bruar, Blair Atholl, Eastern Scotland United Kingdom

Grade:
5
Maximum Foot Abseil:
36.5m/120ft
Highest Jump:
12m/40ft
Blair Atholl is a picturesque village situated at 10 miles/16 km away from the small town of Pitlochry, in the Eastern Scotland. These two places have an easy access to Falls of Bruar. Canyoning at Falls of Bruar is another exciting experience, provided in the Cairngorms National Park.

Falls of Bruar constitute a series of waterfalls on the Bruar Water in Scotland. This place provides a great natural formation, which is ideal for the canyoning adventure. It is an impressive, really steep canyon and this is not a coincidence.

The rock has been hewn since millions of years. The adventure starts easily by a beautiful walk through the woods. From the entry point and during the whole corridor, you will get the view of the gorge. Nice jumps down the water falls, jumps into a beautiful plunge pool are only some features of this canyoning route. The way down through the gorge is made by using jumps, slides and chutes, assisted lowers and gravity. The highest jump is at 12 m/40 ft and the maximum foot abseil is at about 36.5 m/120 ft.

Falls of Bruar canyoning is about the insane or the really brave, encompassing many challenges. So, you should be sure that your abilities are for grade 5. It is best suited to groups, aged over 16 years old. Generally, you will need a swimming costume, a towel and a pair of trainers that will get wet. It is usual for the schools to provide with the appropriate buoyancy aid, helmets, ropes etc.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Edinburgh
81.6 miles/131.32km, 1 hour 37 mins
1. Head west on Waterloo Pl/A1 to Leith St/A900. 2. Take the first right onto Leith St/A900. 3. At the roundabout, take the first exit towards Broughton St/B901. Continue to follow the B901. Go through 1 roundabout. 4. Turn left into the Ferry Rd/A902 Continue to follow the A902. Go through 1 roundabout. 5. Turn right at the Hillhouse Rd/A90 Continue to follow the A90. 6. Continue on M90. 7. At junction 10, exit toward. A9/Stirling/Crianlarich/Inverness. 8. Join the M90. 9. At the roundabout, take the second exit for A9. Go through 1 roundabout. 10. Turn right at the B8079. 11. Turn left. Falls of Bruar
BY TRAIN

There is a regular daily service interconnecting all major Scottish towns and cities with Blair Atholl Railway station.

Schools

If you are interested in trying out this amazing sport in this spot press the request button so as to give you more information and prices.

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Kitesurfing 1 Day Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

The one day kitesurfing course is aimed at complete beginners and a great introduction to the sport. Initially learning the fundamentals and kite control whilst covering safety, site assessments, and kite set ups, then moving into the water for body dragging and self rescue techniques.The course is 90% practical and brilliant fun!!!

Course Duration: 6 hours total.

All included + post course handout pack.

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125
Kitesurfing 5 Days – Zero to Hero Course, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

Our zero to hero course takes you from a complete beginner to a confident kitesurfer able to continue the sport independently. The first 3 days cover a similar syllabus to the 1, 2 and 3 day kitesurfing courses (above) with the following 2 days moving on to advanced equipment tuning, detailed theory, board control in various conditions & freestyle techniques including basic jumps.

Course duration: 30 hours total

All included + post course handout pack.

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570
Kitesurfing Coaching – Intermediate & Advanced, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

As well as beginner courses we also offer more advanced coaching sessions. Have you ever found that you come back from a session having just cruised up and down without trying out anything new? With an experienced coach by your side to push you and impart their knowledge to aid your progression you will improve quicker than expected! We run both intermediate and advanced coaching days.

Course duration: 3-4 hours

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Kitesurfing 3 Days Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

The first two days of this course follow the same outline as the 1 and 2 day courses (above) and it then offers another full day on the board to really master the board start and go on to controlled edging, upwind riding and turns. If you’re keen to take up the sport we recommend the three day kitesurfing lesson as it gives the time to become confident and independent.

Course duration: 18 hours total

All included + post course handout pack.

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During weekends the cost of the activity is 365€
SUP Introductory Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

Brief theory & safety covering the sea / river, weather & local sites

SUP equipment

Stance and Balance

Paddling styles

Paddle strokes & techniques

Board control & steering

Paddle and board stability

Once you have learnt the SUP basics you can progress onto the river tours or wave surfing lesson:

Course Duration: 2 hours

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Kite Landboarding Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

All Equipment, including safety is supplied in the kite landboarding lessons:

Bring a study pair of shoes, sunglasses, sun cream and warm clothing if it is cold.

Post lesson discount vouchers for equipment we offer are available.

Course duration: 4 hours

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Kitesurfing Lessons – Board Control, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

This course is aimed at kitesurfers that have already had some kitesurfing lessons such as a 2 or 3 day course and would like some more tuition to master their board starts and controlled riding. The lesson is 100% practical and the whole time is spent with the board.

Course duration: 5 hours

All included + post course handout pack.

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125
Kiteboarding 2 Days Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

The two day course is aimed at complete beginners with the 1st day the same as the 1 day lesson (above). The second day of this course goes on to cover more complex bodydragging techniques, board starts and continuous riding while keeping the power in the kite.100% practical and great as a weekend break.

Course duration: 12 hours total

All included + post course handout pack.

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215
During weekends the cost of the activity is 240€
Wave Surfing Lessons, East Sussex
/ Camber Sands, East Sussex, South East England, United Kingdom

The huge benefit of stand up paddle surfing over regular surfing is that much smaller less steep waves are catchable before they break, and as the boards are much more stable it is easier to pick up. Additionally, as you start in a standing position, there is no popping up onto the SUP, while the paddle can be used for extra stability and drive on the wave.

Camber offers some for stand up paddle surfing with both small and big waves.

Course Duration: 2 hours

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Rafting & Wind Tunnel Flying, East England
/ Bedford, East England, United Kingdom

Summer/Autumn 2016-2017

Europe

River Rafting, Wind Tunnel Flying & Outdoor activities in Bedford, United Kingdom.

From June to September. 3 Days – air travel not included.

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