XC skiing in all the new SNOW

…until the day before what the weather is going to mean in terms of river levels. Essentially a 5 degree shift in temps either way can mean the difference between big water and going skiing instead. This weekend it started to snow and got cold, so we hit the XC skiing, with sections of heather and snow it added to the fun, but certainly more challenging. But now it has continued to snow petty much non stop for 2 days and with 30cm+ of fresh on…

Why does all the Snow in Aviemore make for sensational White Water Rafting?!

…it more than exciting enough, as when high this river is phenomenal. So you get some idea why this river has the best White Water Rafting in the UK, with a hugh catchment, lots of which is high in the mountain which get more snow than the lower ranges and then it sqeezes theough some awesome tight gorges in its powerful flow to the see. Best time to book rafting is in Jan-February for doing it end of March to June an sometimes into July….

White Water Rafting from Aviemore, Inverness, Elgin and Aberdeen

…ed. To keep you comfortable with have extra warm paddle jackets to go over our full steamer wetsuits, so all you need to do is prepare for the excitement of some stunning white water without worrying about being cold. If the snow stays longer than expected, no worries, as we have some great skiing and snow boarding for you until it melts in the river for Rafting. For more details of our group combo adventures including White Water Rafting,…

White Water Rafting on the Findhorn on Aviemore Stag do.

…w we have lots of great alternatives activities like Canyoning, Adventure River Tubing and can swap last minute to make the most of the conditions. Full On adventure is easy to get too from Aviemore, Inverness, Aberdeen, Elgin and by flying to Inverness airport from London, so where ever you are coming from Full On Adventure has a great adventure weekend for your stag, hen or friends outdoor activity weekend. When there is a load of snow, like…

River Tubing is now ON!!!!

Well as you’ll see from the photo we’ve been river tubing already back in the snow over the winter. Fact is right now we could have hot sunshine or snow but the rivers are flowing so Adventure Tubing and WW Rafting are all on and at great levels! We have lots of brand new extra warm gear including: new gloves, new thick wetsuits, new thick wetsuit socks, new shoes and all the good quality water/wind proof tops have in stock so what…

Creek Kayak in Washington state in November

…We are still open for group bookings in the winter but book ahead as we don’t do last minute in the winter as we are away on adventures. Right now owner John Mason is creek kayaking in washington state, USA. Whilst the snow falls on the the mountains the north west coast of the states has a climate much like Scotlands in the auturm, plenty of rain means great kayaking. Then when the snow comes in force it will be up to Canada for the back…

Full On Adventure in Canada

…in BC specifically aimed at keen European skiers and especially those from the UK who’d like escape the over crowded European resorts and windy Scottish mountains and ski the best of BCs back country. In central BC the snow is light and fluffy unlike the heavier wet stuff of the coastal mountains which are better know to Europeans, with the popular resorts of Whistler for example. Also unlike Whistler the town we have chosen to run trips…

You’ll get me on the mountain!!!!

…Well working in the office this morning and got the call that the ski hill was opening after all the drift clearing. Had to leave the computer and hit the hill, great visibility, the groomed runs were fantastic, like the best alpine groomers, wide and with so much snow most of the snow fences are buried. Apparently the skiing forecast for next few days is even better, with a big high pressure sitting over the top of us!…