Watersports Activities at Lodge on Loch Lomond
available May until the end of August

Lodge on Loch Lomond Watersports

Loch Lomond Watersports

Watersports will be available from the beach from May until the end of August where you can enjoy speedboat trips, kayaks and paddleboards and some new activities coming soon.  Loch Lomond Leisure are located on Luss Beach every day and offer the following:

  • Speedboat Tours (Speedboat Pub Tour)
  • Watersports
  • Kayaks
  • Paddleboards

Coming soon:

  • Rowing Boats
  • Pedal Boats
  • Bike Hire

Costs:

  • Kayaks from £16 per hour
  • Paddle Boards from £16 per hour
  • Speedboat Trips from £60 per half hour
  • Ski/Wake/Ringo from £40 per 20 minutes

Wet Suit Hire is available from approx. £2pp.

Wakeboard lesson packages range from individual wakeboard lessons to week long wake camps at the Lodge on Loch Lomond or Inn on Loch Lomond accommodation. Loch Lomond Leisure can tailor an individual wakeboarding lesson package to suit your needs.

Further details about the activities together with costs can also be provided at the time of booking your stay.

KAYAK ON LOCH LOMOND
Loch Lomond Leisure can offer 3 types of kayak to choose from:
1 person kayak = ‘Single’
2 person kayak = ‘Twin’
3 person kayak = ‘Triple’
More info is available at the following web page:
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/kayak/U30T

EQUIPMENT HIRE
Kayaks are available to hire from Loch Lomond Leisure.
The basic equipment hire will consist of a kayak and paddle(s) and buoyancy aid(s)
All participants will receive a safety induction and some basic training but once you set off from Luss you will be completely independent and
enjoy the freedom to explore Loch Lomond at your own pace.

EQUIPMENT HIRE Kayak – single Kayak – twin Kayak – triple
1hr £16 £20 £25
2hrs £25 £30 £40
4hrs £40 £50 £60
8hrs £60 £70 £80
*The price is per kayak (NOT per person)
A buoyancy aid will be supplied and must be worn
A wet‐suit is not included but will be available to hire for additional cost of £2 per person

GUIDED TOURS
Guided kayak tours are available from Loch Lomond Leisure.
A fully qualified BCU coach will lead you on an expedition for 2 or 4 hours and you are certain to enjoy the added benefit of local knowledge
and expert tuition.

GUIDED TOUR Kayak – single Kayak – twin Kayak – triple
2hrs £40 £50 £60
4hrs £60 £70 £80
*The price is per kayak. (The minimum group size is 4 kayaks and small groups may be mixed together).
A buoyancy aid will be supplied and must be worn
A wet‐suit is not included but will be available to hire for additional cost of £2 per person

BOOKING PROCEDURE
• All participants to arrive 30 minutes prior to departure
• All participants to show photo I.D. on arrival
• All participants to sign personal liability waiver
• Group leader to pay damage deposit using chip and pin card

INDUCTION PROCEDURE
• All participants to be issued with wet-suit, buoyancy aid, and paddle-sports equipment
• All participants to receive instructions on use of equipment
• All participants to receive safety advice and guidelines

KAYAK – GUIDED
When a guide has been requested then the guide will be qualified to a minimum level of:
• BCU Level 1 – [British Canoe Union / UKCC / UK Coaching certificate]

KAYAK – EQUIPMENT HIRE
• Where equipment has been provided but no guide then the client will be issued with additional safety guidelines and recommended
route options

AGE RESTRICTIONS
• Persons under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult
• Persons under 12 years will not be permitted to use solo kayaks or paddleboards
• Persons under 3 years will not be permitted under any circumstances

SUP – STAND UP PADDLEBOARD ON LOCH LOMOND
Stand up paddleboarding (sup) is one of the newest and fastest-growing sports in the world.
Sup is a fun activity which is suitable for all ages and easy to learn.
Sup provides the opportunity to mix outdoor recreation with sightseeing and makes for a unique, fun and exciting way to explore Loch
Lomond.
Learn to paddleboard with Loch Lomond Leisure; start off kneeling on the board and use the paddle to steer and to move forwards until
eventually you will have the confidence to stand up.
More info is available at the following web-page:
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/sup-paddleboard/

EQUIPMENT HIRE
SUP hire is available from Loch Lomond Leisure.
The basic equipment hire will consist of a SUP board and paddle and buoyancy aid.
All participants will receive a safety induction and some basic training but once you set off from Luss you will be completely independent and
enjoy the freedom to explore Loch Lomond at your own pace.

EQUIPMENT HIRE Paddleboard – single
1hr £16
2hrs £25
4hrs £40
8hrs £60
*The price is per person
A buoyancy aid will be supplied and must be worn
A wet‐suit is not included but will be available to hire for additional cost of £2 per person

GUIDED TOURS
Guided sup tours are available from Loch Lomond Leisure.
A fully qualified BCU coach will lead you on an expedition for 2 or 4 hours and you are certain to enjoy the added benefit of local knowledge
and expert tuition.

GUIDED TOUR Kayak – single
2hrs £40
4hrs £60
*The price is per person. (The minimum group size is 4 persons and small groups may be mixed together).
A buoyancy aid will also be supplied and must be worn
A wet‐suit is not included but will be available to hire for additional cost of £2 per person

BOOKING PROCEDURE
• All participants to arrive 30 minutes prior to departure
• All participants to show photo I.D. on arrival
• All participants to sign personal liability waiver
• Group leader to pay damage deposit using chip and pin card

INDUCTION PROCEDURE
• All participants to be issued with wet-suit, buoyancy aid, and paddle-sports equipment
• All participants to receive instructions on use of equipment
• All participants to receive safety advice and guidelines

SUP – GUIDED
When a guide has been requested then the guide will be qualified to a minimum level of:
• BCU Level 1 – [British Canoe Union / UKCC / UK Coaching certificate]

SUP – EQUIPMENT HIRE
• Where equipment has been provided but no guide then the client will be issued with additional safety guidelines and recommended
route options

AGE RESTRICTIONS
• Persons under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult
• Persons under 12 years will not be permitted to use paddleboards

SPEEDBOAT TOUR ON LOCH LOMOND
Loch Lomond Leisure can offer 4 different types of speedboat tour:
• Speedboat Tour
• Speedboat Tour& Island Visit
• Speedboat Tour& Meal
• Speedboat Pub Tour
More info is available at the following web-pages:
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/boat-tours/speedboat-tour/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/boat-tours/boat-tour-island-visit/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/boat-tours/boat-tour-meal/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/boat-tours/speedboat-pub-tour/

Pricing as follows:
DURATION PRICE PER BOAT
30 minutes £60
60 minutes £100
90 minutes £145
2 hours £185
3 hours £265
4 hours £345

WATER-SKI AND WAKEBOARD
Learn to water-ski and wakeboard with Loch Lomond Leisure
We operate from Luss and offer the following:
• Beginner lessons
• Intermediate and advanced coaching
• Modern equipment
• BWSW Coaching staff
• Changing facilities
• Secure bag storage
A fun activity that is suitable for all ages and abilities
More info is available at the following web-pages:
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/water-ski/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/wakeboard/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/ringo-ride/
http://lochlomond-scotland.com/watersports/banana-boat/

BOOKING OPTIONS
There are 2 options to book water-sports with Loch Lomond Leisure:
Option 1: A watersports ‘set’
Option 2: A watersports ‘session’
More info as follows:

WATERSPORTS ‘SET’
This option is suitable for small groups and individuals:
A water-sports set will last around 20 minutes for each participant. 20 minutes is the total time on boat and typically this would be 5 minutes
to prepare equipment and 15 minutes in the water.

DURATION Ski Wake Ringo* Group size
20 minutes x 1 £40 £40 £40 1 pax
20 minutes x 2 £60 £60 £60 2 pax
20 minutes x 3 £90 £90 £90 3 pax
20 minutes x 4 £120 £120 £120 4 pax
20 minutes x 5 £150 £150 £150 5 pax
20 minutes x 6 £180 £180 £180 6 pax
*Banana Boat is also available. [Session time 20 minutes, group size 6 persons, price £60 per session].

WATERSPORTS ‘SESSION’
This option is Suitable for private bookings and large groups:
A water-sports session will last for 1, 2 or 3 hours. (Longer sessions are also available).
A water-sports session is when you book private use of the boat and pay an hourly rate for the boat.
A water-sports session means that you have the flexibility to try out different activities such as water-ski, wakeboard and ringo.
A water-sports session will be suitable for small groups who prefer to have a longer booking and to have private/exclusive use of the boat.
A water-sports session will also be suitable for large groups and multiple boats can be part of the same session and additional activities such as kayak or SUP could also be provided. (A rotation system would be used for large group bookings).
The list price is £100 per hour (per boat) and large group bookings can be priced on request.

BOOKING PROCEDURE
• All participants to arrive 30 minutes prior to pre-booked start time
• All participants to sign personal liability waiver

INDUCTION PROCEDURE
• All participants to be issued with wet-suit, buoyancy aid, and water-sports equipment
• All participants to receive instructions on use of equipment
• All participants to receive safety advice and guidelines

WATERSPORTS – STAFFING
The boat driver and instructor will be qualified to a minimum level of:
• BWSW Ski Boat Driver Level 2 – [British Water-ski and Wakeboard]
• BWSW Coach Level 1 – [British Water-ski and Wakeboard / UKCC / UK Coaching certificate]

AGE RESTRICTIONS
• Persons under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult
• Persons under 5 years will not be permitted under any circumstances

WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS
• The maximum weight is 18 stone [participant]

GROUP SIZE
• The maximum group size is 6 persons [per boat]