White Water Rafting

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The ultimate high excitement, white water rafting trip. We use the Findhorn, a big exciting Scottish river with loads of awesome grade 4+ rapids

Water levels on the Findhorn are rain and snowmelt dependent so there are many times of the year when levels are too low for rafting. 
If this is the case while you are visiting Aviemore, we will take you on the equally awesome and exciting Adventure White Water River Tubing which is good whatever the water level. We also change to WW River Tubing if less than 10 people are booked to raft.
Due to the fact that we have neither Glaciers or Dams on the rivers we raft here in Scotland, it is extremely hard to know prevailing levels far in advance and as such we will not be able to let you know which activity it is until your arrival. But don’t worry as White Water River tubing is even more awesome anyway!
If no availability is showing, we might still be able to take you, just get in contact to see if we can run a session for you. 

Description

White Water Rafting in the Scottish Highlands from our Aviemore base. We use the River Findhorn and occasionally the River Feshie if there’s been lots of rain. We also run mellow trips for 5yrs and up on the River Spey as family rafting scenic float trips.

Choose the best adventure for the river levels and time of year.

The River Feshie in the Cairngorms National Park (a favourite of white water kayakers) and most of the time better for White Water Tubing than White Water Rafting, we only raft it if too high to tube. The River Feshie is a ten minute drive from our Aviemore changing rooms. White Water Tubing is even more exciting than White Water Rafting and the same type of activity.

Raft the Findhorn

Each November, and from late March to mid May, the River Findhorn has the UK’s best white water for rafting. During the summer we strongly recommend Adventure Water River Tubing as an alternative. In Scotland we dont have glaciers to keep the rivers up for rafting in July and August.

Aviemore first White Water Rafting company.

We’ve been rafting the River Findhorn and other Cairngorms area rivers since 1997, and so have amazing guides with years of experience. Coming up on our 20th year rafting from Aviemore,  you know you’re in good hands. and if we say go Adventure Tubing not Rafting you’ll know it is good advice based on years of experience rafting the Scottish Highlands. Our goal is for your trip to be the best possible white water adventure.

Experience real wilderness and white water. Enjoy a rush of adrenaline, the beauty of the Scottish nature,  sandy river beaches and rocky gorges.

White water rafting the way it should be done, the Full On Adventure way!

Additional information

Minimum age

10

Location

Aviemore

Skill Level

Novice

What's included in the price?

  • Helmet
  • Buoyancy aid
  • Wetsuit. Quality Thick 5mm steamer.
  • Wetsuit socks and gloves if it’s cold.
  • We even have extra paddle tops for cold weather.
  • FREE photos of your activity.

Price Does not Include

  • Towels – bring a towel!
  • Footwear – we recommend you bring your own old trainers but if you don’t have them we have spares anyway.

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    Jo Henderson
    Jo Henderson
    2018-09-13T19:27:37+0000
    Thank you Jo for a lovely afternoon tubing through the river ,you were very patient and reassuring all the time making the whole adventure perfectread more
    Winterholt Mel
    Winterholt Mel
    2018-08-27T17:15:58+0000
    Excellent afternoon with great instructors, would definitely recommend 😊
    Ben Lewis
    Ben Lewis
    2018-08-20T16:07:21+0000
    Brilliant experience river tubing and our guide was so helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend
    Beth Wilkins
    Beth Wilkins
    2018-08-20T14:54:42+0000
    Loved every second. Mike our guide made it. Wanting to do all the activities now
    Laura Taylor
    Laura Taylor
    2018-08-19T18:19:55+0000
    Fantastic afternoon spent Gorge walking with Mike from Full On Adventure. Our two boys age 9 and 10, had the best time. Swimming, jumping and climbing our way up a pooled river. We didn’t want to leave. Great fun!read more
    Sue Sherwood
    Sue Sherwood
    2018-08-17T12:48:53+0000
    We spent a great afternoon gorge walking with our guides Mike & Joe. They knew the river like the back of their hands & took us to some amazing plunge pools & white water. It was a great experience for the whole family, they provided all the kit we needed & we would highly recommend. 😀😀read more
    Sharon Wise-Sharp
    Sharon Wise-Sharp
    2018-08-09T20:44:23+0000
    Great morning with Mike. Their were four of us in our party, the other three live in the water. We had a fab time all of us. The photos they took along the way was an unexpected but great surprise. Equipment provided was great and kept us all warm in the water. Mike was a fab and reassuring instructor. Thanksread more
    Di Louden
    Di Louden
    2018-08-09T13:47:04+0000
    Great activity to do whilst in Aviemore! My son and I loved the whole experience. Thank you Mike for being our enthusiastic river tubing guide. Wearing the wetsuits made us feel warm in the very refreshing water! The river was so fun to drift down and the rapids were great fun!read more
    Vicki Kennedy
    Vicki Kennedy
    2018-08-07T19:05:47+0000
    White Water Tubing! Thanks to the guys for a great time on the river, we loved every minute of it. Nice touch getting access to the pics for free! Thank youread more
    Teresa Paterson
    Teresa Paterson
    2018-07-30T13:29:37+0000
    Brilliant fun, lovely people really well organised , we all loved our river rafting session with Joe ! Amazing scenery , great fun swimming and possibly even an osprey - we’re going to claim it � Thankyou! Can’t recommend it enough.read more
    Rona De Felice
    Rona De Felice
    2018-07-27T19:40:24+0000
    We had a brilliant afternoon gorge walking. They added in an extra slot to accommodate us with just a couple of days notice. Our kids loved it and took part in all the jumps and challenges. I'm sure we will be back.read more
    Alison Tidswell
    Alison Tidswell
    2018-07-24T17:05:29+0000
    Great adventure on the river this morning.
    Brian Jeffrey
    Brian Jeffrey
    2018-07-05T19:20:27+0000
    Had a great time today white water tubing with my son and his friend. Joe was excellent would highly recommend this.
    Alice Fox-Wilkinson
    Alice Fox-Wilkinson
    2018-07-03T07:26:42+0000
    Perfect way to spend a sunny afternoon. Well organised and great fun tubing, jumping and swimming.
    Sally Whytock
    Sally Whytock
    2018-07-02T13:19:28+0000
    Had an amazing morning with Joe as our guide, would definitely recommend river tubing if ever in Aviemore. Thank you Joe for everythingread more
    Chris Duncan
    Chris Duncan
    2018-06-22T12:22:32+0000
    River Tubing!! Mike took us out, nothing was rushed, it was all very safe and great fun. The wetsuits keep you nice and warm and the location is stunning. Just trust in your kit, the advice given and it is enjoyable for all abilities.read more
    Lorna Foster
    Lorna Foster
    2018-06-22T12:14:10+0000
    Thoroughly enjoyed our River Tubing session with Mike. Such good fun and Mike makes you feel confident to push yourself to do things you never thought you could. Cheers Mike we had a great timeread more
    Caz Christina
    Caz Christina
    2018-06-19T16:16:55+0000
    Had a session with my 8 year old non swimming daughter this morning, with Mike, and had a blast. You can be as brave as you dare or have a more chill time if you want and we felt safe and assured at all times. Mike was great and very encouraging which helped the wee ones confidence and she left feeling very proud of herself. Would highly recommend and don't let not being able to swim put you off 🙂read more
    Mark Normington
    Mark Normington
    2018-06-06T16:36:49+0000
    Great fun. Keep practicing those back-flips Joe!
    Gillian Gray
    Gillian Gray
    2018-06-03T19:21:49+0000
    River tubing was ideal for our family of four, with children 9 and 11. A perfect blend of thrills and beautiful surroundings, with careful supervision from Mike. Thanks for a great day out!read more
    Nadine Humphrey
    Nadine Humphrey
    2018-05-27T12:35:15+0000
    Max Honsinger
    Max Honsinger
    2018-05-14T16:48:21+0000
    Awesome day. Super guide and great fun! Perfect stag activity for us.
    Emma Milne
    Emma Milne
    2018-04-22T17:48:56+0000
    Spent a great afternoon river canyoning with Joe yesterday - certainly made you feel alive. Thank you from us all
    Sergio Bueno Vázquez
    Sergio Bueno Vázquez
    2017-10-02T19:30:58+0000
    Ann Wyatt
    Ann Wyatt
    2017-09-03T17:03:41+0000
    Brilliant family fun, no experience necessary, water tubing and paddle boarding. Our guides Joe and Chris were fab, did things I never thought I would, would do it all again in a heartbeat. Thanks for a fantastic day.read more
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    Mark Robertson
    Mark Robertson
    13:12 28 May 18
    Fun day out tubing
    James Hawkins
    James Hawkins
    19:35 26 Apr 18
    It was lovely ... really nice. Joe, our instructor for the kayaking, was great ... thoughtful, warm, perceptive, encouraging ... many thanks.
    Phil Bowen
    Phil Bowen
    16:39 20 Sep 17
    Poor... Not even a customer service exists,. Sad.
    Andrew Ritchie QC
    Andrew Ritchie QC
    15:30 07 Sep 17
    Not Full On. More like Foul Moneygrabbers. 5 friends and I booked with Full On for White Water Rafting today. We arrived 15 minutes late having told them we would be and they had left. It cost £330 and they didn't even call us to say "we're off". So we called them from their deserted office. They said they would only have been able to do single doughnut rides anyway. We are all 45-65 years old and would never have done doughnuts down the river anyway. We refused doughnut rides that afternoon. We asked for a partial refund. They refused any refund. John Mason the boss referred to his terms. Before you book with these people read the terms! No refunds. They can change what they like. Customer service does not exist at Full On.
    Lex Lang
    Lex Lang
    09:21 20 Aug 16
    Excellent, friendly staff and brilliant activities. We went as a large family group of all ages and abilities (well, 14-65) and they organised an extra season for us. A brilliant afternoon!
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