Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to book for equipment hire?

All hire equipment can be booked online here at lochmorlich.com, but you can also 'turn up and go' at the Boathouse.

Can I book on the day when I am at Loch Morlich?

Yes – you can book at the Boathouse but be aware we cannot guarantee availability on busy days so book in advance where possible.

How do I know what the weather conditions are?

There is a webcam at lochmorlich.com/webcam.

Can I go Windsurfing?

Yes - for windsurfing lessons or hire please email us at office@lochmorlich.com to book

Are the changing rooms and toilets open?

The changing rooms are now open

Can I cancel my booking and get a refund?

Yes – if you give Loch Morlich Watersports more than 24 Hours’ notice. See our Terms and Conditions for full details.

Can I take my dog?

Dogs are allowed on the Canoes & Row Boats but be aware, a dog moving about can make the craft unstable.

Do you have life jackets for dogs?

No – Dogs tend to be fairly good swimmers, The advice is to stay close to the shore if taking your og on board.

Why are there age restrictions on trips with instruction?

In previous seasons if a youngster has been struggling the instructor has been able to ‘lend a hand’. The instructor cannot do this now due to social distancing, so a degree of self-reliance is required. See lochmorlich.com for lesson details and booking.

My children are small, can four of us go in one canoe?

No – the maximum is three persons in one canoe. If there are four participants then two canoes are required.

Can I take my toddler in a canoe?

The smallest buoyancy aid that Loch Morlich Watersports supplies fits an average 3-year-old. Very young children can go with an adult, but much depends on the conditions on the day - if in doubt please just ask a member of staff.