What has happened in 2016?
WELCOME TO THE “CALEDONIAN” The newsletter for Caledonian Discovery. Once again thanks to the good company and enthusiasm of all our guests, we have had another very enjoyable season. Apart from the unusually strong winds in the early part of the year and the occasional day, or two, of overcast weather, the Caledonian Canal and […]
A few days of freedom with colour
This is an ideal cruise to escape from it all, when time is limited. Leaving Fort William on the 24th of September and arriving in Inverness 4 days later, you can marvel at the colours and beauty of the Great Glen. Heather, a vibrant purple, trees starting to loosing there verdant hue and the sky, […]
The Crew of Fingal
During the season we are lucky to have the company of many fine, interesting people. At the end of each week’s adventure parting is usually hard, but it is time to move on. We have recently received this lovely poem from one of our guests, after her time aboard Fingal, which she is happy to share. […]
An Olympic Offer
An offer for September – 2016 The Olympics are finished and the Paralympics are on there way. However, what to do before they start in earnest? Well… We would like to offer a special deal on our Highland Hill Walks cruise at the start of September. The 6 day cruise offers an opportunity to discover some of […]
We have just released 2017 cruise schedule
We have now completed our schedule for 2017 and it is open for booking. We have tried to offer a broad mix of cruises throughout the year and we believe we have something for everyone. Whether you like to bike, canoe, sail or walk the cruises have plenty to offer and if, on the other […]
An Ode to Ros Crana
Recent guest Diana Bellinger decided to write her customer testimonial in poetry! We love it thank you and we hope you do too! Ode to Ros Crana Ros Crana, Ros Crana, you are the best Head and shoulders above the rest. The crew are superb, the top of their game, Coping with floods, blizzards and […]
The Great Glen Journey
In 2016 we introduced a new cruise type called Great Glen Journey. The idea of this cruise is that we will journey from coast to coast under your own steam by a variety of activities. Each day our friendly instructor will guide a section either walking, biking or canoeing. As with all our journeying cruises […]
Walking the Great Glen Way
Walking the Great Glen Way, the easy way! Come and experience the Great Glen Way from the comfort of a fabulous canal barge, keeping your accommodation with you every step of the way.
We have had a fantastic spell of weather in the area resulting in some great pics! We welcome online reviews on our Facebook page and on our Google+ page and of course TripAdvisor
Dancing and barging!
Our season is well and truly under way now, with both barges running this week! We have had all weathers so far with many sunny evenings like the one in the picture. However, only the one night where the skipper and the crew tried out their Highland dancing skills! For those of you interested in […]