Published on: 08/01/23
This week we’re asking: Who says you have to stick to the schedule? Adventure should be test the limits, so meet the team who can take yours off the straight and narrow! Biggar Adventure are family-friendly experienced outdoor activity providers based near (but not restricted to) Peebles, in the Tweed Valley in The Scottish Borders. They provide an extensive range of bespoke outdoor activities and programmes tailor made for you and your family, friends or colleagues.
Fully mobile, pick your adventure and meet them at the best location in the area for your choice of activity, like canoeing on the River Tweed near Peebles and River Clyde near Biggar. Or how about rock climbing and abseiling in Edinburgh, cycling in the Scottish Borders, or archery at centres across Central Scotland?
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Biggar Adventure also uniquely specialize in bringing the adventure to you! Think archery on school or hotel grounds, team games on the lawn or town green. Where ever you are, they can make adventure happen from their base around Edinburgh, South Lanarkshire, Dumfries & Galloway, Glasgow and Fife.
With heaps of knowledge and expertise they can arrange amazing days out, residential or camping trips. They offer specially tailored packages for individuals, corporate events, youth, school, college groups, stag and hen breaks, plus kids’ parties, of course!
Choreographing the activities around your requirements and abilities, with experienced instructors who prioritise safety, you get the best experience possible. Travelling across Scotland, and catering for small to large parties, they’ve got it all. Whether you’re in the Highlands, Lothians or anywhere in between, make it a Biggar adventure!
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Abseiling: Ideal for people who are looking for the excitement and adventure of a high rope activity without the need to climb up the cliff first! A very popular activity with those wanting to build their confidence with heights, Biggar Adventure comes to a crag near you, making it even more inviting for novices.
Archery: Have you ever fancied yourself as Robin Hood? This is just the ticket; come and shoot some arrows in a safe structured environment. The mobile range travels throughout the Scottish Borders Edinburgh and South Lanarkshire, making it popular for birthday parties to weddings (Maid Marions warmly welcome to show Robin how it’s done!)
Canoeing: Stable, spacious two-person canoes makes this a very sociable paddling experience. Sessions can be tailored to suit a variety of abilities and outcomes, on flat water lakes or journeying along canals or rivers. Popular trips include the river Tweed, river Clyde, St Mary’s loch or the Union canal- where you can start from the heart of Edinburgh!
Gorge Scrambling: Get right in the middle of things by walking up a river. Scramble up mossy rocks, climb rock walls and jump into deep pools; there’s no better or more exhilarating way of exploring Scotland’s great watercourses. Safe within a guided group, you can travel up through the glens and valleys in a way you never thought possible, a fantastic experience in extraordinary places.
Guided Walks: From a gentle pathway to the Tweed Valley’s rolling hills, to the full-scale mountain climb, Biggar Adventure offers the chance to experience some of the greatest landscapes in Europe, and for those who think they know Scotland- think again! Specialising in finding new and unexplored routes through the countryside, walks can be tailored to suit any level of ability or fitness.
Mountain Biking: The Scottish landscape lends itself well to this exhilarating sport. You’ll be spoiled for choice in the Tweed Valley, with Glentress and Innerleithen on the door step, and the rest of the “7 Stanes” (trail centres) not far away- or lots of off-trail cross country routes for gung-ho adventurers to choose from.
Rock Climbing: Located throughout the Tweed Valley, Edinburgh and South Lanarkshire, indoor taster sessions, introduction to outdoor climbing and technique improvement are all catered for with a safe and professional approach. From your first time climbing anything, to whatever your skill level with expert guidance and coaching, Biggar can help you progress!
Teambuilding: Team Building and Problem Solving activities are great for developing relationships, cohesion, confidence and communication skills. One-off sessions or longer programmes, challenges are matched to each particular group’s aims and objectives. Typical activities include orienteering, or the challenge to create and sail your very own makeshift raft!
Camping Trips: Enjoy outdoor experiences like cooking over an open fire and stargazing! Biggar Adventure offer a range of thrilling outdoor activities and bespoke camping trips based around your interest. Combine camping with canoeing down the River Tweed for a week of adventure!
Travelling across Scotland to bring the adventure direct to you; who’re you going to call? For escapades outside the box: Biggar Adventure!Book Now
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