Sailing, Boating and Boat Hire
With a magnificent sea loch indented coastline, as well as fine inland lochs and rivers, there is plenty of opportunity to indulge in the watersports in the Cowal Peninsula.
The waters of the Firth of Clyde are renowned as amongst the best sailing waters in the world. Berthing facilities are available at Dunoon, Lochgoilhead, Strachur, Ardentinny, the Holy Loch, Innellan, Otter Ferry, Tighnabruaich and Colintraive. Sea canoeing, wind-surfing and kayaking are also popular, as is water skiing in the sheltered bays. Portavadie Marina and Holy Loch Marina are the two main centres for sailing and well-known Tighnabruaich sailing school is the main centre for sailing tuition.