Beginner / Family

With so many awesome canyons around Scotland we could create so many fantastic canyoning tours. We know that not everyone wants to buy a package tour but rather create their own unique tour. We are experts in canyoning and specialises in arranging logistics and building bespoke packages for our customers.

Key Information

min 2 - max 8

min age - 12

mar - oct

free photos


duration - 1 - 2 days



With so many awesome canyons around Scotland we could create so many fantastic canyoning tours. We know that not everyone wants to buy a package tour but rather create their own unique tour. We are experts in canyoning and specialises in arranging logistics and building bespoke packages for our customers.

We can do anything from a single day tour where we squeeze in two canyons. Or a multi day package, where we can explore all the best canyons around Scotland or abroad.  Stay in unique accommodation and enjoy evening experiences! Now that would be epic!

Get in touch with us and we will help arrange the most suitable and personalised canyoning adventure tour for you and your group.

We have spent years canyoning both recreationally and professionally all over the world but we always find ourselves returning to Scotland. Our experience and knowledge of Scotland's canyons is unmatched and we want to share our passion and this amazing experience with you.

We don't strive to be the biggest but we are passionate about being the best. We will offer you the best equipment and the most experienced and qualified guides in Scotland. Our knowledge of the local area means we can take you to the best places to grab a bite to eat, or after a day in the canyons we know some of the best Scottish pubs for a cold beer or a wee dram of whisky. 

Our mission is to share our passion, along the way you will learn more canyoning skills and refine the ones you already have to become a competent team member. Learn how to abseil yourself safely, lock off, manage equipment, inspect jumps and work as a team.

Our bespoke tours are tailored to your needs. Ideally for anyone who would like to explore more about canyoning. It can be aimed at a Beginner to Advanced level. As with all our tours and experiences we require a basic level of fitness. 

There are some great places to stay in Scotland. If you’re looking for a home away from home where you can relax in your own space, then self-catering is the way to go! In Scotland the options for this accommodation type are endless, with apartments, lodges, holiday parks, cottages, hostels and even castles available to choose from. Accommodation can be booked by yourself or we can include it in your booking, contact us for more information.

5mm Canyoning Wetsuit With Hood

Harness And All Technical Gear


3mm Neoprene Socks

Technical Canyoning Shoes

CE PPE Equipment Only

Buoyancy Aid

Water and Snacks

Sports Insurance Up To £10 Million

Pick Up And Drop Off (On Request)

Canyoning Initiation Briefing

Supervised by Qualified ICOpro Instructors



Medication (If Required)

Waterproof Camera

Big Smiles!

Sunscreen (If Required)


The canyons we visit are beautiful places. The Adventure Photographers will expertly capture our journey from start to finish ensuring you can relive every moment. You will receive the entire collection of full-resolution digital images, shot with top of the range DSLR cameras and delivered in your own private online gallery within 6 hours of your trip.


The price is £60 for up to 2 people. Additional people £10pp. No hidden extras. You can pay for this service on the day of your trip (cash or card).


Once you’ve made your trip booking with The Canyoning Company, simply contact us to request The Adventure Photographers.



ACHARN CANYON Acharn, Loch Tay, Perthshire, Scotland Discover / Family “It’s got it all! With an epic finish” Based along the shores of Loch Tay is Acharn Canyon. This is a really fun, non-committing gorge which will be sure to leave you with big smiles. Acharn Canyon has some fun technical jumps and one awesome…


ALVA CANYONAlva, Stirlingshire, ScotlandAdvanced “One of the best slot canyons in Scotland”Alva gorge is a fantastic, committing slot canyon situated close to Stirling. This trip is a real exploration of discovery. The canyon involves numerous rappels including a zip line into smugglers cave. The penultimate waterfall ‘corkscrew falls’ will leave you totally buzzing.This canyon is…


BRUAR CANYON Bruar, Perthshire, ScotlandDiscover / Family “Scotland’s Classic”15 mins from Pitlochry the famous Bruar Falls flows through the Atholl Estate. Bruar is a very special place for canyoning in Scotland. Its first descent was over 15 years ago, and was one of the first canyoning venues opened in Scotland. It has exquisite waterfalls and…


TUMMELL CANYON Loch Tummel, Perthshire, Scotland Advanced “Our Newest canyon, lots of awesome abseils” Hidden along the shores of Loch Tummel, Perthshire is Tummel Canyon. This is a really fun, true canyoning experience. We opened Tummel Canyon in April 2018, it is more technical canyon with 14 abseils, the biggest waterfall is 22m. If you…


DOLLAR CANYON Dollar, Stirlingshire, ScotlandDiscover / Family “A stunning slot canyon, with everything to offer!” Dollar canyon is one of our most popular trips. It is great for beginners or intermediates and just 45 minutes from Edinburgh. Dollar canyon is very accessible and holds some awesome features; with jumps up to 5 meters, epic natural…


CALVINE CANYON Calvine, Perthshire, ScotlandBeginner / Family “Family Classic”A short 20 minute drive from Pitlochry Calvine Canyon provides an amazing introduction to Canyoning in Scotland. Make your way down the gorge, walk through rock formations, swim in crystal clear pools, slide down natural water flumes and finish at the jumping pool.Key Information£50 per person£380 exclusive…


DUNDONNELL CANYONUllapool, Ross & Cromarty, Highlands, ScotlandExtreme “Scotland Best…Most Epic Canyon” Dundonnel Canyon gets even the most experienced Scottish Canyoners buzzing. This is as pure and thrilling as canyoning gets in Scotland. You will be part of a real canyoning team as this canyon has only a handful of descents and can still throw unexpected…


GREY MARE’S CANYON Kinlochleven, Fort William, ScotlandExtreme “The Big One” Big jumps, fast slides, zip lines and a breath taking 90-meter multi-pitch abseil to finish. From our experience this is the BEST and most technical commercial canyon in the UK. This canyon delivers on adventure, commitment and gives you a high dose of adrenaline. To…


LAGGAN CANYON Badenoch, Highlands, ScotlandDiscover / Family “Slides Galore”If you like water slides Laggan Canyon is the one for you. Laggan Canyon is a very easily accessible canyon. It is suited to stag groups, families and youth groups. Laggan is littered with slides, jumps and waterfall abseils.This canyon is situated on one of the most…


NATHRACH CANYONLoch Leven, Perthshire, ScotlandAdvanced “A true wilderness adventure” The Nathrach canyon starts high up along the shores of Loch Leven, with stunning views down the loch but don’t let the tranquillity and views fool you…this is a full on mission. The Nathrach starts with a series of jumps and slides leading to huge jumps…


INCHREE CANYON Fort William, Highlands, ScotlandDiscover / Family “A fun river canyon, with everything to offer!” Inchree Canyon is a great, fun canyon which is full of cool jumps, water slides and beautiful views. With easy access and great photo spots, Inchree is a great trip if it is your first experience canyoning. Situated near…


PHARAOH’S CANYONHighlands, ScotlandExtreme Located in Garve on the North west coast of Scotland, this Ardessie falls provides a canyon like no other. The access to Pharaohs Canyon is up the mountain-side below An Teallach and Sail Mor, with beautiful views over Little Loch Broom. This trip is for the experienced canyoneer, consisting of big abseils,…


At The Canyoning Company we pride ourselves on achieving and maintaining the highest standard of Canyoning certification as we can.

Providing training and resources to a range of private sector and public sector organisations we also provide help with outdoors training, health and safety as well as knowing how to make your adventure a memory to remember.