Inverness Canoe Club

Inverness Canoe Club

Club Curach Inbhir Nis

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We are active in most areas of paddle sport – including sea, whitewater, open boating and surfing. We are a friendly inclusive club and welcome new members no matter what their level of experience.

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Sea Kayaking

We live in one of the best sea kayaking locations in the world! Join us for regular trips locally and across Scotland

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River Kayaking

We run regular weekend trips on local rivers and across Scotland, from beginner to advanced level. Join us.

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Open Canoeing

Open water and river running, Canoeing is growing in popularity, and is one of the best ways to reach wild and remote places.

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Welcome :: Fàilte

We’re a group of recreational paddlers based in the Scottish Highlands who enjoy all forms of canoeing and kayaking. Our members can be found on (and in) the waters around Inverness most weekends of the year.  We are active in most forms of paddlesport – whitewater, sea touring, open boat paddling and surf.

We aim to cater for paddlers of all abilities by promoting the sport of canoeing within a safe and friendly environment. We have a growing membership and are affiliated to the Scottish Canoe Association.

Whether you want to start kayaking, improve your skills or just want to enjoy your paddling then ICC has something to offer.


What are the main benefits of joining Inverness Canoe Club?

  • A likeminded, sociable group of people to paddle with;
  • A chance to enjoy the Scottish Highlands from a different perspective:
  • A safe and friendly environment in which to build your experience;
  • Frequent evening and weekend sea kayaking trips in the summer;
  • River kayaking trips whenever water levels are good;
  • Advice (and tall stories) from more experienced paddlers;
  • Pool sessions in the winter to improve your skills (basic strokes, rolling, rescues etc);
  • A chance to develop your skills and gain coaching qualifications;
  • Discount from local outdoor pursuit retail outlets.

Visit the about us section for more information, or if you want to join us, feel free click on join the club in the main menu...

  • Extrodinary General Meeting

    Hello, Everybody, we have an Extraordinary General Meeting on Friday 22nd September at 7:30 pm at Dow's Bar & Bistro, Balloan Park, Inverness, Iv2 4PF. The purpose of this meeting is to decide whether we want to become a SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation, and if so, to consider a draft constitution for Inverness Canoe Club as a SCIO. This has been circulated in an email by Andy Dorin.

    The meeting starts at 7:30 pm and there is a meal available at 6:30 pm. Please be seated and ready to eat at that time so that we have time to eat in comfort. Here is the Menue below. The restaurant has requested that we pre-order by midday on Tuesday 19th September. You can do so by phoning the restaurant on 01436 418121. Let them know you are a member of the Inverness Canoe Club and that you are with to pre-order a meal for 6:30 pm on Friday 22nd September. The only dish on the menu that is identified as being vegan is the Thai vegetable curry, Margaret Pearson has asked them to add another vegan option.

    There will be a slideshow of club trips following the EGM. I look forward to seeing you all there.



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