Meeting Point & Traveling

Unless otherwise arranged the meeting point for all activities is Portree's Visit Scotland Tourist Information car park.

Bayfield House, Bayfield Road, Portree, IV51 9EL

Clients can follow Skye Ghillie to the activity location in their own vehicle, or be transferred in the Land Rover (up to 6 persons) no vehicle fees are charged for transportation. However, if additional transport is required i.e. collection of guests from outside the Portree meeting place, travelling time will be incorporated into the set time parameter of the activity and costs will be charged.

Bring your own child car or booster seats if required.


The ghillie will decide if the weather conditions determine that to commence an activity would be dangerous, in this instance, the fee, less the deposit, will be refunded. We will firstly to try and reschedule activities. We advise that you take out travel insurance to cover these costs.

For whatever reason (including inclement weather), should clients decide to cancel within 48 hours no refund will be due.

Clothing & kit

It is strongly recommended that suitable clothing is worn (or carried). Skye Ghillie reserves the right to cancel an event without notice or refund should a client not be appropriately dressed. As a minimum, guests should dress for all four seasons in one day, layers, good waterproofs and sturdy lace-up walking boots.

Kit List

Skye is an outdoor island so these are items that you will need and be useful throughout your trip.

  • Sturdy lace up boots
  • Waterproof jacket & trousers
  • Warm layers
  • Water bottle
  • Gloves & hat
  • Sunglasses (fishing)
  • Insect repellent (advisable)
  • Snacks/Lunch if full day