Kayak coaching.  Based in the south of the Isle of Skye, Kevin Williams and Janni Diez provide safe, friendly and expert sea kayak coaching.

Useful information.  The South Skye and Localsh Kayak Club, based around the south of the Isle of Skye, is a friendly sea kayak club who cater for all ages.

Easytide. The UK Hydrographic Office. A source of tidal information for various coastal locations around the UK.

ukriversguidebook. This site covers all types of kayaking and canoeing and has a friendly forum. A very good source of useful information.


Met Office. Insert post code or place name to get local weather.

XC Weather. Weather observations and forecasts.

24 Elgol Weather. Weather observations from the school at Elgol Jetty. Also gives a computer generated forecast.

Convert between Latitude and Longitude and O.S. National Grid Reference.

Sea kayak photo blog. An excellent blog with trip reports, photos and good information.

Simon Willis' blog. Simon filmed the Gordon Brown DVDs. His blog includes sea kayaking, details of sea kayaking podcasts, cycling, information on the BBC2 Adventure Show and lots more.

R. L. N. I. Safety videos.

kayarchy. This is an online sea kayaking handbook that covers lot of different aspects of sea kayaking like equipment, techniques, the sea weather and lots more.

The Environment.  

Sea Kayaking - A Guide to Good Environmental Practice. Good advise from the SCA on various environmental subjects from wildlife to human waste.

 Water Sports.

Skye sailing Club. An active sailing club centred at Portree.