Links

Orkney Sea Kayaking Association

Kayaking around Orkney - an archipelago of islands off the North coast of Scotland

Kayak Safety

  • RNLI
  • Shetland Coastguard
    The Knab, Lerwick, ZE1 0AX
    01595 692976 ( 24h rescue)
    01595 743500 (admin)
  • Dave Phillips
  • CG66 Safety Identification Scheme
  • Kayak Organisations

  • Paddle Orkney
  • SCA Scottish Canoe Association
  • BCU British Canoe Union
  • Shetland Canoe Club
  • Kirkwall Kayak Club
  • Pentland Canoe Club
  • Caithness Kayak Club
  • Mallaig Canoe Club
  • South Skye and Lochalsh Kayak Club
  • Inverness Canoe Club
  • NWSK
  • Environment

  • Scottish Marine Wildlife Watching Code (pdf)
  • Marine Code Guide to Best Practice (pdf)
  • Kayak Magazines

  • Ocean Paddler
  • Canoe & Kayak UK
  • Shipping Information

  • Marine Traffic
  • Ship Location
  • Orkney Harbours
  • Miscellaneous

  • Sign&Print (Stickies for boats)
  • Glowsticks
  • Forums

  • Sea & Surf Forum
  • rec.boats.paddle
  • ott.rec.canoe-kayak
  • Kayak Suppliers

  • Kari-tek
  • Lomo Watersport
  • Get Out
  • Go-Kayaking
  • Kayaks and Paddles
  • Expeditions

  • Chris Cooper - Spirit Dancer
  • Books etc

  • "The Northern Isles" - Chris Jex and Tom Smith
  • Sea Kayak - Gordon Brown
  • The UK Sea Kayak Guidebook
  • Seekayak
  • Coaching and led trips

  • Sea Kayak Shetland
  • Glenmore Lodge
  • Skyak Adventures (Gordon Brown)
  • Navigation

  • Sailtrain.co.uk
  • MCA Orals
  • Sailsafe (National Maritime Museum)
  • Construction

  • Kayak and Canoe Construction Courses