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    Donald Thomson

    Solid | Knowledgeable | Mariner

    Mini Bio

    I have been kayaking in Scotland and abroad, for over 40 years, on the sea, rivers, and lochs. I’m a kayaker, but have been seen occasionally kneeling with a single-bladed paddle! I was the youngest Senior Instructor (now level 3 coach) when I qualified on my 18th birthday and went on to gain the highest coaching qualification of Level 5 in both Inland and Sea. My passion is Sea Kayaking where I focus my efforts on training and assessing for the BCU 4* and 5* leader awards. I lead several expeditions a year in Scotland and occasionally overseas, and have achieved a number of firsts, including the first return St Kilda trip, and the Orkney, Fair Isle, Shetland crossings.

    My passion is passing on the knowledge I’ve gained over the years to all abilities. From basic strokes to those starting kayaking, through to advanced boat handling skills for those who want to take their paddling further. I particularly enjoy supporting and developing those with a few miles under their belt who want to lead groups and expeditions to the places I love.

    I have extensive knowledge of the Scottish coast, islands, people, and the history that makes Scotland such a special place. For me, I enjoy nothing better than passing it on to those who like me love Scotland.

    Place to Play

    A hard question. Scotland is a world-class sea kayaking destination. If I had to choose it would probably be the Outer Hebrides, particularly the southern isles – I love the remoteness. Closer to home the Sound of Luing and associated Islands and tide races – lots of interest and challenge in a small area.

    Not a lot of people know this

    I am the only person to have kayaked to all the Scottish islands (as defined in Hamish Haswell Smiths’ book Scottish Islands). 169 before you ask!

    Qualifications Read More
    • Level 5 Coach Sea and Inland, Advanced Proficiency
    • (5*) Leader, Sea and Inland, Senior Instructor
    • Surf, Rescue Award, 4 and 5* Leader Sea Trainer and Assessor.
    Biggest Adventure Read More

    As mentioned, I have kayaked to all the Scottish Islands, the last of which was N Rona, 50 miles N of Lewis. It took 5 years before I was successful and finished my quest. I also lead the first successful return kayak trip to St Kilda in 1991.

    Specialist Subject Read More

    I have an in-depth knowledge of the Scottish Islands, and in the history and folklore, associated with them and the rest of Scotland.

    Publications Read More

    Over the years I have contributed articles on various trips to the Scottish Paddler and the Sea Kayaking Magazines. I also contributed information to Doug Copper for his North and East Coast of Scotland guidebook and wrote the foreword.  I Also contributed to the Wilderness Scotland blog on 5 best trips in the Outer Hebrides.

    Adventurer's Stories about Donald

    We had a range of skill levels in our group and we all worked with the guides to enjoy ourselves. Thank you Donald & Paul

    Stephen Marks
    22WSTM - Tailor Made Trips
    Reviewed on 15/08/2022

    Our guides knew their stuff. They provided good information on the country and our skills in the water. Hints on improving our technique were beneficial and taken home for later. We could not ask for better guides and it was one of the reasons why we came back to Scotland from Australia to paddle the Scottish coast.

    Glenn Rigden
    22WSTM - Tailor Made Trips
    Reviewed on 09/08/2022

    Attentive and reassuring!

    Iain Turner
    22WSTM - Tailor Made Trips
    Reviewed on 08/08/2022

    Both Donald and Janek were fantastic, really knowledgeable and encouraging throughout.

    Helen Jones
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 11/07/2022

    Mark and Andy were excellent. They kept us really well informed on what was happening every day and taught us a lot about what they were looking at and why they made certain decisions. Out on the water, they both also taught us some new techniques (at least for me) and some of the practicalities of kayaking (such as tides). It was also great to get to know them and the different experiences they both brought to the trip. Really amazing team!

    Adams Koshy
    Sea Kayaking - The Isle of Mull
    Reviewed on 10/10/2021

    Managed expectations and provided safe but challenging routes. Knowledgeable and supportive which made the trip very positive. Worked well as a team.

    Colinette Batho
    Sea Kayaking - The Isle of Mull
    Reviewed on 04/10/2021

    Appreciated their attention and concern that I enjoy myself.

    Vivian Savitt
    Sea Kayaking - The Isle of Mull
    Reviewed on 28/09/2021

    Clearly very experienced and great at sharing knowledge and helping build our skills

    Rachel Chamberlain
    Sea Kayaking - The Isle of Mull
    Reviewed on 27/09/2021

    All three guides were amazing and full of knowledge. Felt in safe hands. They were also very attentive and always helped with issues or requests. I was really impressed with them all.

    Jennifer Bohill
    Sea Kayaking - The Scottish Highlands
    Reviewed on 28/08/2021

    I understand and appreciate the efforts taken to bring the guides that you did in at short notice. Donald is surpassed in sea kayaking and his knowledge of the locations. Mike ditto and Cory brought more of the local insight. Beyond happy, with the patient, hospitality and guidance that we had. We are seeking to do more sea kayaking this as a result of the guides (all) and their enthusiastic, engaging approach. Our thanks, they made the trip!

    Michael Stewart
    Sea Kayaking - The Scottish Highlands
    Reviewed on 28/08/2021

    Our guides were great! First we felt very safe in their very experienced company. We felt assured that they knew what they were doing and could interpret the sea and wind conditions professionally and well such that we could fully trust their decisions. Also, they were very efficient in giving clear instructions throughout the trip, including regarding setting up camp. They were very patient at our endless questions and and anxieties that might arise. Also, they were great at drip-feeding information rather than overloading us early on. Also, a bonus, they both had very easy interpersonal styles, really good at managing group dynamics, great senses of humour, including being able to tolerate gentle ribbing, and return the same.

    Christine Martin
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 24/08/2021

    Ali and Donald were first class guides and a great combination. I felt 100% safe at all times in what can be a rapidly changing environment. They took great care to make sure we were safe as a group and meticulous in their planning. Both had great knowledge of kayaking, history of Scotland and the islands - they were both brilliant guides and a lot of fun to be around, interested in the individuals as a group. They had a great balance of pushing us but remembering it was our holiday. 5/5 top draw guides!!!

    Jane Barrett
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 23/08/2021

    Donald and Ali were outstanding in all ways.

    Jon Walmsley
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 17/08/2021

    Donald and Ali were great at giving advice on paddling. As Donald said he likes to "drip feed" information during the trip which was appreciated.

    Ann Kirkhope
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 16/08/2021

    Incredible depth of experience. Extremely responsive. Kind and confidence boosting. Also a good duo with contrasting styles who worked in concert to bring out different aspects of the trip. Both were simply fab.

    Philip Sullivan
    Sea Kayaking - Sound of Arisaig
    Reviewed on 08/08/2021

    Mark and Donald are Absolutely brilliant. Nothing was too much trouble. Every day they went over and above what is required. Their knowledge, experience and willingness to share was fantastic. They are a credit to Wilderness Scotland.

    Edwina Edwards
    Sea Kayaking - Sound of Arisaig
    Reviewed on 08/08/2021

    Donald has years of experience and knowledge and made the bulk of the strategic decisions. Paul gave out technique tips. Between them they spanned the generations but complemented each other and worked very well as a team. Both very patient and good humoured with our group.

    Giles Wilson
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 09/06/2021

    Both Donald and Myles were extremely knowledgeable and fantastic guides.

    Vanessa Robson
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 05/10/2020

    Myles and Donald are welcoming and friendly, offering instruction and tips and boosting confidence. So willing to share knowledge of the wildlife or geology or the island’s history as well as where your Skeg should be. They really are superb guides.

    Matthew Cousins
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 30/09/2020

    Both guides were exceptional and we were very lucky to have both Donald and Myles with so much experience and different knowledge, interests and personalities to bring to the trip. I always felt in very safe hands. They really did make it the success it was.

    Penny Macfarlane
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 27/09/2020

    Myles and Donald are both well known for their sea kayaking expertise, and they are incredibly skilled guides. When I take a step back and reflect on the experience I made on this trip, it is unbelievable how much I could learn from both of them — about sea kayaking, expeditions, culture, history, wildlife, geology, plants. Still, everything is at ease, no pressure or lecturing at all, no constant chatting. Both notice precisely if or when someone is interested or not, and they give everyone time to explore situations on their own. Myles encouraging and cheerful attitude left everyone in the group relaxed and smiling; he also has the gift to make every task seem like a joy. Donald has so many amazing stories to tell, and you feel the incredible experience he has. He always takes care of the whole situation, observes and evaluates without fuzz, and his sometimes very subtle humour is simply amazing. Together they were an absolute dream team. It has been fantastic to be in their company for a week.

    Petra Grell
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 09/09/2020

    Donald and Paul make an awesome team. Both are great teachers, have a wealth of historical, wildlife & 'all things relating to Scotland' knowledge, they are very understanding and have a great sense of humour. Donald's ingenious dry paddling lesson resulted in me having an eureka moment and Paul went beyond the call of duty to ensure we had butter for our first breakfast when it had been accidentally left out of our provision box! So that, combined with their culinary skills, you couldn't ask for more.

    Sharyn Robinson
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 08/09/2019

    Donald is really skilled as a leader and teacher. He is very good with people. He is also very knowledgeable about Scottish history, wildlife and culture which added a great deal of extra interest.

    Paul is a great teacher and has excellent skills and knowledge about kayaking. He is interested in everyone and has a great sense of humour.

    Both guides worked well together to make the trip a fantastic experience and also great fun.

    Frances Burnett
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 04/09/2019

    Two great guides: Donald's experience and advice and Paul's enthusiasm made a good trip even better

    Rory Newman
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 02/09/2019

    Donald and Sarah were supportive in every way--they were attuned to everyone's needs while also modeling the importance of working as a group. They were knowledgable about paddling, history, and nature. They made the trip fun, safe, and pushed me to be a stronger and more expert paddler. Fabulous job all around.

    Jennifer Groppe
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 19/08/2019

    TEAM WILDERNESS RESPONSE:
    Thanks so much for your feedback. As a regular traveller on our sea kayaking trips we really value your input to help us make improvements, and we hope we'll be welcoming you back again in the future for some more adventures.

    Alasdair Thomson
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 02/08/2019

    Both Donald and Sarah were excellent, supportive and genuinely nice folks

    Craig Hanson
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 23/07/2019

    Donald and Sarah were fantastic - they clearly function well as a team and I appreciated how Donald (while clearly in charge) ensured there was space for Sarah to use her strong leadership skills as well. I very much appreciated a break from decision making, cooking and organizing. I felt safe and cared for.

    Tobin Day
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 17/07/2019

    Donald and Howard are excellent - hard to see what else they could have done.

    William Inness
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 25/06/2019

    Couldn't fault the guides. Very knowledgable and experienced. The group always felt safe in their hands and following their decisions. Loved hearing all about their adventures. On a particularly windy day we managed to have an afternoon of focusing on sea kayaking skills. I found this really useful and enjoyed putting my new skills to use on the following days. Donald's tubes were also a highlight! Donald and Howard were easy to get along with, as was the rest of the group, which made the trip that bit more enjoyable.

    Elizabeth Bywater
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 23/06/2019

    Superb day to day palnning and communication
    Instilled confidence amongst the less experienced like me.
    Affable and very interesting conversation

    Barrie Woodcock
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 12/06/2019

    Outstanding. Excellent and any other superlative you may wish to add. Donald and Paul were an outstanding team in every way. They were both incredibly hard working, cheerful, friendly supportive. They had a difficult task as the winds were strong and two days we could not kayak. They turned into tour guides and introduced us to the Isles of Lewis and Harris.
    The 3 days on expedition were only possible because they came up with a routes which was safe and fascinating despite the still strong winds and considerable fetch. They must have worked through dozens of scenarios to achieve the trip that they finally offered.

    NO Words are adequate to praise their efforts.

    Colin Bradshaw
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 10/06/2019

    The two guides were excellent, they really make the trip memorable. The enthusiasm they show really makes the whole holiday special

    Peter Douglas
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 10/06/2019

    Guide was great, though I think his initial briefing could have been more comprehensive. My husband capsized early on - prior to any practice of use of spray decks..... I've just done a days kayaking off Studland and the guide there got us to practice release of spray decks etc early on.

    My skeg kept sticking although this was not initially diagnosed - leading to a slightly frustrating time until it was sorted. Donald was the ultimate professional in how he dealt with it.
    Very clear instructions to us and incredibly knowledgeable about all things kayaking and all things Scottish.
    Great locations chosen and very conscientious in looking after us - eg he put up the emergency shelter for us at lunchtime when it was cold and made sure we always had midge cream when we needed it.




    TEAM WILDERNESS RESPONSE

    We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your kayaking trip with us. Our guides alway try and strike a balance between providing enough information and trying not to provide too much information on an initial briefing. This is to try and not overload clients on the first day and is also based in the knowledge that they are on hand to assist whenever may be required on an individual level.

    We appreciate that some clients may wish more information earlier and your guide will certainly take this feedback into consideration for the future - thank you.

    Rachel Starling
    Sea Kayaking - The Scottish Highlands
    Reviewed on 09/06/2019

    Donald was an engaging, warm and knowledgable guide. He had a great knowledge of all things Scottish and engaging with the wide range of topics touched on during our holiday. Despite my inexperience I felt completely save in his hands. However I did do a wet entry at the introduction on the first afternoon due to trying to attempt to practice an emergency stop without being told to brace the legs.
    I did appreciate his selection of a different area or loch each day and restaurant/pubs for the evening meal. All were good and had great views. This really made a great end to each day.
    He was always keen for us to be happy/warm/comfortable with what we were doing. So much so that on day he towed my wife and myself across a sea loch due to sudden winds/swell beyond my capabilities which he quickly recognised.


    TEAM WILDERNESS RESPONSE:

    We are delighted to hear that you had a great time your kayaking trip with us. Our guides alway try and strike a balance between providing enough information and trying not to provide too much information on an initial briefing. This is also based in the knowledge that they are on hand to assist whenever may be required on an individual level. It is good to hear that you felt perfectly safe with our guide throughout the trip and that a hearty meal finished off a great day on the water.

    Jonathan Chequers
    Sea Kayaking - The Scottish Highlands
    Reviewed on 09/06/2019

    Good sense of humour, able to be reassuring whilst challenging at the the same time. In retrospect it may have been useful to have a " I know this is obvious but if you capsize this is what to do, this is how we will indicate rocks etc" at the very beginning of the the trip as it was only during the trip that some people seemed less sure of what to do or expect. Maybe a brief mention of what to do in choppy seas, near rocks etc before getting there would be a useful to remind to less confident paddlers( this was not a problem to us but others did say that they would have appreciated this information)

    Helen Spence
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 19/08/2018

    Competence already mentioned.

    Mandy Addison
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 13/08/2018

    Don and Sarah worked well togther. They both looked after us and inspired great confidence!

    Anne Balchin
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 12/08/2018

    Both Sam and Donald were fantastic. Engaging, informative and friendly. Thank you!

    Jacob Little
    Sea Kayaking - The Summer Isles
    Reviewed on 10/07/2018

    both Sam and Donald were enthusiastic and good company on the water and around camp. The routes were very suitable for the group and weather. I was prepared to paddle more but it was a relaxed trip and I enjoyed it as such: not an epic journey plugging into waves for hours!

    Andy McGregor
    Sea Kayaking - The Summer Isles
    Reviewed on 09/07/2018

    Sam our first guide set a relaxed holiday mood, and Donald injected the organisation needed for a multi-day camping trip. Both were great, but the use of two successive guides for the same trip (though caused in this occasion by the illness of another guide) should be avoided if possible. Their different priorities meant that we ended up returning to the van on Day 2 and again on Day 3, retracing earlier routes and taking away from the concept of the trip as a single journey.

    TEAM WILDERNESS RESPONCE:

    Thanks so much for your feedback. I’m sorry you did have 2 different guides for this trip, as you mentioned it was due to ill health and is not something that normally happens. The routes were planned to make sure we were paddling in the best conditions and that does sometimes mean retracing our steps although we do try and avoid that when we can.

    David Anderson
    Sea Kayaking - The Summer Isles
    Reviewed on 02/07/2018

    Donald would be the best ever kayak guide I have had on one of these kayak touring holidays. We have been on 5 now in various countries. He would be in the top 1% around the world

    Glenn Rigden
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail South - The Whisky Coast
    Reviewed on 09/10/2017

    Better than excellent. Donald was patient and calm throughout the whole trip. He was very generous with his knowledge of kayaking, totally calm and in control when I decided to see an underwater view , great sense of humor, we not only learnt so much but have to say that this was the best trip and the best quide we have had. W

    Jacqueline Richardson
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail South - The Whisky Coast
    Reviewed on 17/09/2017

    Donald Thomson was an excellent guide and made for a truly great trip despite the occasional spell of dodgy weather! Safety was paramount. Extremely well looked after throughout. Great decision making, great organisation and great company! Donald then surpassed all expectations by bringing us a pod of dolphins on the final morning of the trip. It rained but..who cared?!! A big thank you to Donald, for everything.

    Stephanie Reid
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail South - The Whisky Coast
    Reviewed on 14/09/2017

    delighted to receive individual forward stroke instruction

    David Lovett
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail North - Gaelic Coast
    Reviewed on 12/08/2017

    Top team
    Despite not seeing an otter!

    David Stanley
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 31/07/2017

    we missed two days due to weather being too windy, but the guides priority was our safety, the whole group where happy with the decisions they made. Their extensive knowledge of the area meant that when we were on the water we explored the area fully and had good 'brewing' stops.

    Jenny Stanley
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 30/07/2017

    Absolutely love them

    Irene Grijzen
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 29/07/2017

    Both Donald and Judy were excellent

    Marta Marjan
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 29/07/2017

    Two superb guides who really made the trip

    Rory Newman
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 23/07/2017

    Guiding simply could not have been bettered.

    Sue Thomason
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 22/07/2017

    Friendly, committed and very professional guides. Especially impressed with Donald being able to come it last minute as a replacement and running it so well.

    Douglas Dowie
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 22/07/2017

    Both Donald and Paul were brilliant, and together they made a super team! We couldn't have asked for anything better.

    Anne Balchin
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail North - Gaelic Coast
    Reviewed on 20/07/2017

    Very professional and experienced kayak guides, knowledgeable about the local culture and wildlife, excellent trailer-driving skills :)

    Helen Fielder
    Sea Kayaking - Scottish Sea Kayak Trail North - Gaelic Coast
    Reviewed on 09/07/2017

    Donald is an excellent, confidence-inducing and good fun guide.

    Ann Hull
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 25/06/2017

    Donald and Tim were both excellent guides who complimented each other and looked after us really well. They were helpful, organised, knowledgeable and great fun. They even managed to make the day where we could not kayak at all interesting and enjoyable. Thank you both again.

    Kerin Sanders
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 07/10/2016

    Donald Thomson and Tim Willis were terrific guides. They were highly skilled, organized, informative, kind and confidence inspiring. They did an excellent job adapting to changing weather conditions. They were also a lot of fun.

    Ellen Slater
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 03/10/2016

    Clearly very experienced and good company, while providing a lot of information on the area.

    Brian Hammond
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 25/09/2016

    Professional accomplished reassuring and wonderful hosts with humor

    Elva Harpin
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 18/09/2016

    Paul and Donald were great!.Got a lot of tips to refine my paddling, and always felt safe on the water, even in rougher conditions. The 1:4 guide:client ratio really helps too.

    Caitlin Miron
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 16/09/2016

    Knowledgable, supportive and provided flexibility when required.

    James Chapman
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 21/08/2016

    Both Donald and Paul provided excellent guidance on our day trips, providing paddling tips. They also were calm when guiding us on the coast when the wind picked up-we were capable but needed confidence. They were also organised without being pushy, we never felt rushed. Good job!

    Amanda Gordon
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 15/08/2016

    Friwnfly, knowledgeable, well preared and good fun

    Peter van Dijken
    Sea Kayaking - The Atlantic Coast
    Reviewed on 14/08/2016

    Donald and Sarah were wonderful to paddle with. Their knowledge of the area and the history were incredible, and they taught me a lot more about Scotland than I was expecting to learn! Both guides were very fun and funny, and they handled the group effortlessly. Given the nature of trips that I've seen or lead before, I was very pleasantly surprised that they let the paddlers with more experience have some free reign. I was especially impressed that they slipped in a large handful of moments where everyone got a chance to lead or practice different skills.

    Joshua Cohen
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 26/07/2016

    Happy to have had Donald as a guide - knowledgeable, experienced & highly hospitable!

    Jelena Farkic
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 19/07/2016

    I consider myself very lucky to have had Donald as my guide. Patient, knowledgeable, expert coach, good company. First Class

    Gillian Pilkington
    Sea Kayaking - Introduction Course
    Reviewed on 16/07/2016

    See first question

    Jay Nutt
    Sea Kayaking - The Orkney Isles
    Reviewed on 04/07/2016

    Donald Thomson respect our wishes so good, an excellent guide with very much Knowledge. I like him very much. Thank you Donald. I hope we see us again on another trip

    Esther Elmer
    Sea Kayaking - The Orkney Isles
    Reviewed on 03/07/2016

    They were very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. They were happy to give paddling advice and instruction when asked as well. That was much appreciated.

    Melinda Whong
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 02/07/2016

    they were friendly and helpful and had to deal with challenging weather conditions, they did their best despite the bad weather. Well organised and good standard of paddling, offered good tips for kayaking techniques

    John Burrell
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 28/06/2016

    Donald and Sarah were really great!! Very knowledgeable, very friendly, were not fazed by the poor weather conditions. Made us all feel comfortable and happy at all times!

    Helen Millson
    Sea Kayaking - West Coast Explorer
    Reviewed on 26/06/2016

    Donald was very knowledgeable and helpful.

    Rita Morgan
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 13/06/2016

    Excellent! Perfectly prepared, competent, skilled, considerate, great sense of humor.

    Petra Grell
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 09/06/2016

    Thank you Donald, we had a great time! Your knowledge not only about sea kayaking but also about the islands, history, etc. was outstanding.

    Daniel Stucki
    Sea Kayaking - Outer Hebrides
    Reviewed on 05/06/2016

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