Firbush is open to the students and staff of the University of Edinburgh and the wider community.
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Set in a
spectacular location on the south shore of Loch Tay our residential outdoor activity centre offers an extensive programme of watersport and mountain activities throughout the year. Firbush also offers spaces year round for reading parties, team building, management training courses and conferences, there really is something for everybody.
Visitors will stay in our cosy Norwegian Pine log cabin, with all meals and equipment provided. There's also a bar and lecture room facilities onsite.
Winter skills courses
Navigation and route finding, avalanche awareness; safe movement in the winter environment including the use of ice axe and crampons.
May long weekend courses
Want to get a paddlesports award accredited by the Scottish Canoe Association or a sailing or windsurfing qualification approved by the Royal Yachting Association?
Firbush is a unique venue for hosting a customised blend of academic and outdoor programmes.
Specialist and general weekends are available to University of Edinburgh clubs and societies.
Firbush is open to everybody and offers great value, fully catered packages to all users.
Firbush Office opening times
Firbush Outdoor Centre operates seven days a week throughout the year, however, to book this needs to be done during the Firbush office opening hours.
Enjoy a live view looking out over Loch Tay from the harbour at Firbush