Question: Can we just
turn up and expect to get on a trip?
Answer: No not
normally, you need to book on a scheduled
trip. Sometimes in the height of Summer you
may get on a trip by turning up on Largs Promenade but
then your place is not guaranteed (so in any case you are
best to book).
Question: What ages can
you take on board?
ages and abilities. We have had from 3 weeks old to
87 years. Its really up to
Question: Do you take pregnant
indeed, most welcome. Up to 6 months term.
However, you must inform us & the driver on the day
that you are carrying a little
Question: What if it is raining on
the day of the trip, is it canceled?
Answer: Rain does
not stop the trips. If you do not turn up for
your trip then you lose your
booking. Anyway, it is Scotland after all!
Question: If it is
stormy on the day of the trip, is it canceled?
Answer: No not normally, it is very
rare that we cancel trips due to stormy
weather. Our boats are very big and ride very
smoothly. Also, there are various routes that we can
take that give shelter behind the various Islands so the
trip can still go ahead.
If we cancel a trip then you would be
resheduled for another date. Please let us make the
decision on this as we monitor the weather and are in tune
with the local conditions.
Question: Do you provide
Answer: Yes, we
provide good sailing quality waterproofs and
Question: What about lifejackets
for small children?
Answer: We have
special lifejackets for small
Question: What if my child starts
Answer: It does
happen sometimes but most often the babys and toddlers
fall asleep giving the parent a nice rest! Not
normally a problem.
Question: Will the kids get
Answer: We try to make our trips fun and
informative and pitch it at the group that is on
board at the time. Its not a lesson and each trip
varies with the wildlife that day. We try to be
interactive as much as possible. Kids love
Question: Can we book online?
Answer: No not
yet. But you can make an enquiry online. You
can buy gift vouchers online
Question: How can we pay?
trips must be prepaid. Cash and all
major credit cards are accepted as is
paypal. You can pay by cheque but this must be well
in advance to be cleared in our bank account prior to the
If you have any other questions about our boat trips or the area here in Largs then please just get in touch with us.
Each trip is unique and varies according to the season. There are almost daily sightings of Seals, Oyster Catchers, Gannets, Cormorants and occasional sightings of Porpoise, Dolphins and Whales.
We also run a variety of Corporate Events, group days, Stag/Hen days and weekends and also custom trips to suit you. For those events we can organise the entire event including accomodation, meals, other transportation and any other requirements that you may have.