Activities & Attractions

Loch Insh Outdoor Centre - Watersports

Voted best on the water facility in Scotland, Loch Insh Outdoor centre is the perfect place for family adventure. Choose to hire equipment for your own adventure or learn from our certified experts. SUMMER ACTIVITIES INCLUDE Jungle float water park, kayaking, paddle boarding, canoeing, sailing, windsurfing, rowing boats, fishing, pedalos, self-led river trips ink canoes or Kayaks.

Not sure what to try? Book one of our Day Tickets which gives you access to our activities for the day and to tubing and archery.

Upgrade your Day Ticket to include a session on our iconic Jungle Float! WINTER ACTIVITIES INCLUDE Archery, skiing, snowboarding, karting, skating (glice rink also offers games including Eisstock and hockey).

Not Book one of our winter Mini Tickets which gives you access to our Glice Rink and Karts for the day and includes archery sessions which are offered at set times through the day.

Skiing and snowboarding lessons available.

Ski and snowboard equipment hire available.

Our shop in the Boathouse Restaurant stocks a wide range of gifts, toys and confectionary. We also stock water-sports equipment including wetsuits, neoprene accessories, paddle boards, windsurfing & Wing surfing equipment and apparel from top brands such as Oshea, Picture Organic Clothing, Animal, Gill, Goya KT Boathouse Restaurant and chalet and bed and breakfast accommodation is also available on site and residents guests get 20% off hires and activities. .

Opening Times

All year round for restaurant, bar, shop and accommodation. (Please be aware that the watersports season runs from from 1st April till end October. All other activites continue to be open all year.

Awards & Accreditations

VS 3 Star Visitor Attraction

Features & Facilities

  • WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Licensed Bar
  • Lunches
  • Children Welcome
  • Level Access
  • Car Park
  • Cards Accepted
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Point

How to find us

Set in 14 acres of woodland in the Cairngorms National Park, our Boathouse sits on the sandy banks of Loch Insh just 15 minutes drive south of Aviemore.

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