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Epic Ventures is an Edinburgh based outdoor activities company providing guidance, tuition and equipment hire for a wide variety of adventure activities including canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing and mountain biking. These can be carried out...more
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Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 7929 459613
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time yesterday canoeing on the union canal in Edinburgh with Epic ventures, my partner booked it as a surprise and can honestly we both had a great time, and our instructor/guide Michael was fantastic, couldn’t have asked for a nicer guy to...More

Thank kennymcm65
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The guys Lee and Michael were very friendly and helpful and got my two friends steering an open canoe in a very quick time. Lee guided us on the trip and was very knowledgeable and helpful and good fun.

Thank Linzcharlton
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Myself and a group of colleagues went kayaking on the Union Canal and from the start the guides were amazing. All safety information was given to us clearly, followed by a briefing on how to actually kayak/canoe. We did a half day and the guides...More

Thank Courtney648
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Was in port from a cruise ship, didn't really like the excursions offered. So my son and I decided to look for some sea kayaking. In one word, awesome. The booking was dead simple. The guides Michael and Lee picked us up right at the...More

Thank rykorol
Reviewed 1 June 2018

What a day! Birthday gift from my husband - Lee and Michael were our instructors and guides for the day. Both patient and very pleasant to deal with. Michael took some amazing photos of us on his drone. Even shared sun tan lotion (can you...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We were a hen party of nine and had a great few hours kayaking in Edinburgh. Martin was super responsive and flexible during booking as our numbers fluctuated, and instructors on the day were great. Transportation before and after very much appreciated.

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

We went for a day of downhill biking at Glentress. Graham collected us promptly from our accommodation in Edinburgh, took us to the trails, and showed us a great time. He went above and beyond and was always in good humour, despite a tough (rather...More

Thank Seb H
Reviewed 10 May 2018

I have just spent 2 days completing the 1 star course. Probably the first certificate for sport since school and I wasn't sporty! I am buzzing, what an amazing experience. Day 1 on the union canal with Michael who was friendly,patient and motivating. Day 2...More

Thank tracymcleod3003
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I booked a day trip to go canoeing on Loch Lomond for a group of 11 friends. The website is a lot clearer and more straightforward than many other competing companies I looked at. Booking was easy and Martin was always very friendly and available...More

Thank NiccoloDeFrancesco
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We had a GREAT time rock climbing and abseiling in Edinburgh. Lee was awesome - very knowledgeable, patient and fun! The tour picked us up outside our Airbnb, so it was so easy. We drove not far, and Lee set us up on a few...More

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