Outdoor Adventures in Inverness

Outdoor Adventures

Enjoy the great outdoors during your stay in Inverness. Exploring the magical land and sea on our doorstep is a fantastic way to discover the Highlands. From the undiscovered glens to the celebrated lochs. With a wide range of outdoor events, activities and attractions to choose from, all within the magnificent surroundings of the Scottish Highlands.


Inverness is perfectly placed for great outdoor activities. With the magnificent Highlands of Scotland right on our doorstep. From leisurely walks to extreme sports, there is something for all the family to enjoy. So, let’s get out there and have some adventures!

Explore the Highlands

Inverness and the Highlands offer a unlimited number of local walks and cycle routes. Take a stroll in the city, cycle along the canal, scale a mountain or bike on forest trails. All with the backdrop of magnificent Scottish scenery.

Outdoor pursuits

With a range of outdoor activities to pursue, such as golfing, fishing, biking, canoeing and kayaking, abseiling, climbing and rafting, the Scottish Highlands is your playground! There are several local activity and adventure companies that will show you the ropes and help you to enjoy the outdoors safely.

Boat trips

Whether its a gentle cruise on Loch Ness or a thrilling RIB speed ride, there’s no better way to enjoy the outdoors than out on the water.

Snow sports

Close to the Cairngorm Mountains, you can enjoy excellent skiing and snowboarding on real snow, right here in Scotland.

Plan your next adventure

Take a look at our special offers and start planning your outdoor adventures in the Scottish Highlands. Our hotel is ideally located in Inverness, close to all the outdoor activities of the Highlands, but within a vibrant and well-connected city. So, you have the best of both worlds! If you need any help at all when making your plans, the Kingsmills team are standing by. Just give us a call or drop us an email.

Tread Lightly

The Kingsmills Hotel values the exceptional environment around us and we want to do all we can to protect and preserve our land for generations to come. So, we ask a favour of you. Please follow the outdoor access code and respect the flora and fauna that call this home. And, when discovering the sights, ‘tread lightly’ on the planet by exploring with low-impact activities.