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Instructor-led activities

Activities led by our Instructors

Bonaly offers an action-packed programme with a wide choice of activities on and off site.
Outdoor activities are weather dependent.

High Challenge Course

See details of our High Challenge Course.

On the pole

Mohawk Walk
The only way to survive this low ropes course is through team work and communication. Does your team have what it takes?
Bonaly Mohawk Walk
Archery

Learn the skills to score gold in the oldest sport.
Archery

Highland Games

Highland Games are a spectacle like no other. At Bonaly we have developed 10 individual events suitable for all ages – try your hand at: Caber Tossing, Barrel Roll, Farmers’ Walk, Hammer Throw (fixed), Hammer Throw (Swing), Haggis Hurl, Weight for Height, Sheaf Toss, Sword Dance and Tug of War. Unbelievable fun!

Highland Games

All Terrain Boarding

A cross between snowboarding and skate boarding

All Terrain Boarding

Hill Walking

Enjoy the many varied walks and hikes that the Pentland Hills can offer, whether it be round the various reservoirs or venturing higher you will not be disappointed.Hillwalking

Tomahawk Throwing

Step up to the plate and after some careful tuition you will be able to master this awesome activity. Throw your Tomahawk and hit the mark under the guidance of your instructor. Axe and tomahawk throwing is a challenging but fun and safe activity.

Tomahawk Throwing

Bushcraft

Bushcraft is about thriving in the natural environment, and the acquisition of the skills and knowledge to do so. Bushcraft skills which you can learn at Bonaly consist of 12 modules – Fire lighting, Shelter building, Tarps & Bivis, Water, Cooking, First Aid, Survival, Hygiene, Distress signals, Safe Knife Use, Safe Axe and Saw Use, and Foraging. 

Bushcraft

Night Line

Negotiate obstacles as you follow the trail while wearing a blindfold.

Bonaly blind trail