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Pitlochry, Scotland: Summer White Water Rafting Tour

Pitlochry, Scotland: Summer White Water Rafting Tour

Activity provider: Splash White Water Rafting

From US$ 84.68 per person

Experience the best summer white water rafting in Scotland on this River Tummel rafting trip. Located near Pitlochry this rafting adventure is set in one of the most scenic parts of Scotland. Get ready for grade 3 and 4 white water rapids!

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Start off with a comprehensive safety briefing and travel with a professional guide on your raft
  • Encounter grade 3 and 4 rapids on a River Tummel rafting trip
  • Scream for more as you experience the last rapid, an 18-foot grade 4
Full description
The River Tummel Rafting tour is seasonal and operates only 17 weekends each year. Tours begin in early June and run until the last weekend in September. On this 3-hour White Water Rafting tour the rafts that are used that have a capacity of 6 participants. If the water is really high the capacity increases to 7. The meeting point is the loch-side picnic area of a scenic glen near Pitlochry, Scotland. There are large tents set up for you so you can change into your rafting clothes. You’ll also receive the equipment you need for the river adventure. After getting geared up you’ll take a 5-mile bus ride to the starting point of the rafting trip. Private cars are not allowed as this is a restricted dam area. Next is a comprehensive safety briefing by your guide, who will also answer any questions you may have. Once you’re in the water, the trip begins and the instruction continues. You’ll be rafting on a tight and narrow technical grade 3 and 4 river. The scenery along the way is stunning and the rapids increase in difficulty as the trip progresses. On the final section of the river you’ll tackle a series of rapids cumulating in a 2-tier, 18-foot grade 4 rapid that will leave you screaming for more! The activity ends with a gentle paddle across the Loch, which takes you back to the meeting camp.
  • All equipment that you need including full wetsuits and safety gear
  • Guides on each raft who are trained for this level of rafting
  • Trip leader on every trip
  • Operations manager who stays on dry land during the trip
  • Bus transport from the meeting point on and off the river
  • Free photography of your trip
  • Various start times to suit your plans
  • Fun and adrenaline rushes
  • Towels
  • Swimsuit to wear under the wetsuits we issue
  • Training shoes (they will get wet)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 16 years
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Meeting point

Cluine Dam picnic area near Pitlochry. We will send detailed directions on booking.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Water shoes

Know before you go

  • This trip can be booked with other rafting trips to make a full-day tour or with other activities such as river bugging or canyoning.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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This was an excellent day's fun with my family. The guides were so much fun and very professional and we felt really safe and confident that they had the skills and experience needed for a safe trip on the river. Well done guys and thanks for a really memorable day. The free photos were available on line within 24 hours and captured a perfect day.

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September 17, 2018

Product ID: 23219