The Sea

Sea Access on Seil
This document signposts existing facilities for boating around the Isle of Seil. This information has been collated by the marine access working group of the Forward Planning Group, Seil & Easdale Community Council.
Seil Skiff
The Isle of Seil Rowing Club operate a St. Ayles Skiff  (a 5 man boat) that was built by the local community. There are regular rowing sessions, novices or experienced rowers are equally welcome, young or old. Membership of the club is just £10 a year. Visit the website or their Facebook page for more details.
Balvicar Boatyard.
Run by Mike and Morag McSweeney. Slip and winter storage up to 20m (in open), 10 and 40 ton hoists. Full boatyard facilities (including undercover repair shed) for fibreglass, wood and steel repairs.  Tel. 01852 300557
Sea Kayak Scotland
The original dedicated sea kayak company in the Oban area, established for over 15 years.  Instruction, guided trips, progression courses, hire or outfitting in probably the best sea kayaking area in the UK.
Seafari Adventures
Visit the Corryvreckan, the world’s 3rd largest whirlpool, or see spectacular scenery and wildlife. SeaFari’s big RIBS offer a new and exciting way to see this spectacular coastline. Trips all year round. (Limited Winter sailings).
Sealife Adventures
Enjoy whale and wildlife trips aboard the purpose built 850 horsepower “Porpoise II” – Britain’s most powerful wildlife charter boat. This huge boat offers unparalleled stability, safety and comfort, including an onboard toilet.
Oban Boat Trips page
For many more boat trips available from Oban and the surrounding area please check out the boat trips guide on our sister site, Oban and Lorn Online.