Kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding in Fife & Tayside

Whether you’re a complete beginner, someone with more experience looking to learn new skills, or someone looking to do a Paddle Award, Och Aye Canoe is here to help.  Paddleboard Hire is also available to book.

Contact us for bespoke / private bookings. 

Och Aye Canoe is also a qualified RYA Powerboat Instructor, and RYA VHF Instructor & Assessor available on a freelance basis. 

Check “Och Aye Canoe” on Facebook for more regular updates.

Kayaking activities and skills training

Always wanted to get out on the water but haven’t known where to start?  Or been put off by thinking you have to have lots of expensive gear or that you need to roll underwater?

Och Aye Canoe is a small business located in Fife, Scotland, offering kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and Leave No Trace Awareness courses to complete beginners.   Absolutely no previous experience is needed to book onto one of the activities.  The emphasis is about getting out on the water in a fun and safe way, to meet like-minded people, and for there to be no pressure.  Our kayaking Activities take place within Tayside and Fife, You won’t believe the picturesque natural landscapes you will encounter along the way and the abundant bird and wildlife which inhabit these areas. 

Whether you fancy a leisurely kayak around Lochore Meadows, a sea trip at Burntisland, a river trip, or would rather learn some skills Och Aye Canoe is here to help.  There is also paddleboarding on offer as well as SUP with your PUP sessions!

Book a session with Och Aye Canoe

Pick an event on the calendar:
river kayaking fife
canoe training fife
kayaking in tayside and fife

Our Kayaking & Paddleboarding Services

Och Aye Canoe use sit-on kayaks which means there is no risk of entrapment and the boats are stable and safe. Our Paddleboards are large and inflatable, giving you the best chance of being able to stand-up and allowing easy transportation for use at different locations.

For those of you looking to progress in the activities there is the opportunity to gain various awards along the way. Och Aye Canoe offers individual sessions, team-building, birthday parties, and other group sessions.  Gift vouchers are also available.


Paddleboards at Aberdour Silver Sands
Stand-up Paddleboarding (SUP) is very popular – There are sessions for beginners, more advanced, and even ones including your dog!


Sit-on kayaks are perfect for complete beginners as you sit on them, not in them, which means there is no risk of entrapment.


Swan at campsite Loch Lomond

Whether you’re interested in Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, personal awards or The Golden Paddle!


Group kayaking Lochore
Looking to get out on the water?  Our events and activities are available to book now on-line.  Available for ages 8 & over.