North Northumberland Tourism Association
My local Tourism Association website has lots of useful information regarding where to stay, where to visit and what else to do whilst in this lovely part of the country.
Northeast kayaks and paddles
A great Kayak shop in Amble Northumberland. Run by Jon Priest and his team. Please mention me if you pop in there.
Sea kayaking in Cornwall
Paddlecrest is run by Richard Uren and is based in Cornwall. If you are down that way and want some sea kayaking please tell him I sent you, thanks
Skiing in Glenshee
Alan and Fiona run Snowsport Highland Holidays, please give them a shout if you want accommodation or lessons in Glenshee.
National governing bodies and association links
Scottish Canoe Association
All things relating to paddling in Scotland. They have done some excellent work regarding access in Scotland
Scottish Marine Code
Please check this out if you like encountering wildlife on your travels – good advice that will help us behave appropriately when around the things we don’t want to harm.
Sea kayak resource site for the NE
John has set up a very useful resource page for all things sea kayaking. Local trips with an excellent links page.
Don’t forget though check the tide times and the predicted weather conditions for yourselves!!
The uk rivers guidebook
A great place to meet other paddlers and find out more about what is currently happening. Has a designated sea kayak area as well as canoe and river sections.