The reason we decided on the name Adventure First is that we believe this is our main aim – ADVENTURE! We are passionate about introducing people to the great adventures that can be had throughout Aberdeen city, Aberdeenshire and throughout Scotland.

Based in Aberdeen we run adventurous activities, instruction and skills courses in all of our activities (full list of activities). Whether you are looking for a fun day out or want to take up a new hobby and would like to learn the skills to do it safely and get the most out of it, we can help.

Adventure First run all of our activities for beginners through to the highly experienced who would like to learn new skills and take their sports to the next level.


Canyoning Aberdeen
Sea Kayaking Aberdeen

Public Sessions:

These activities are for anyone to come and try one of our exciting activities. Public sessions are open to the general public and is a great way to experience an activity and meet new people at the same time. You can book on these activities on your own or with a friend and you will be in a group of up to 8 people.  For more information on the many great activities we offer please click here . We have adrenaline filled activities such as gorge walking, coasteering and rock climbing as well as some more laid back activities such as canoeing and hillwalking. We have something for everyone and we know you will have a great time!

Half day £45 per person.   Full day £80 per person.

Coasteering Scotland
Rock Climbing on the Moray Coast

Stag and Hen groups:

We have many great activities for stag and hen groups, from canoeing down the River Dee to jumping into the sea on an adrenaline filled coasteering activity – we have the perfect choice for your group! Some groups prefer to head out of Aberdeen and take on the mighty Lui gorge, swimming in crystal clear pools, jumping from the cliffs into deep water and swimming behind waterfalls. Or maybe you would prefer to abseil from the cliffs at Ballater and climb your way back up, or tear up some of the great mountain biking trails we use. We organise every activity around you and your group so please contact us to discuss options for your adventure!

Half day £45 per person.   Full day £80 per person

Prices based on groups of 4 people or more. Discounts available on large groups of 10 people or more.

Adventure First Ltd
coasteering Aberdeen

Families and private groups:

Whether you are looking for a day out for a group of friends or family then we have some great options for you! With so many different activities to choose from we have the right activity for your group. We offer adventures which range from relaxing, easy going canoe trips down one of the local rivers to full on, adrenaline filled adventures such as coasteering, gorge walking and much more. Please contact us to discuss activities and options which would be best for your adventure!

Half day £45 per person.   Full day £80 per person

Prices based on groups of 4 people or more. Discounts available on large groups of 10 people or more.

Canoeing on the River Dee

Youth / education groups:

If you are looking for exciting, safe, and inspiring activities for your group then we have the perfect choices for you. Whether you are from a school group, youth group, Scout / Girl Guide group or any other youth organisation we will happily tailor one of our exciting activities to the aspirations and experience of the young people taking part. Adventure First hold the Adventure Activities Licence for working with young people and are on the approved external providers list for many councils ensuring you are in safe hands. For more information on the activities we have on offer please click here or please feel free to contact us and we can help organise the perfect adventure for your group!

For prices please contact us directly.

Team challenge Aberdeen
Canoeing at Banchory