Boddam

Interesting section of coastline to both the south and north. Great sandstone formations in the rock to the south and multiple caves to the north.

OS Map: Shetland Mainland South (OS EXPLORER 466)


Safety:
Sea kayaking can be dangerous, this information is intended for experienced kayakers.
Please read the RNLI & Britsh Canoeing's kayaking safety advice before hitting the water.
Get a copy of The Northern Isles by Tom Smith & Chris Jex for more detailed information about specific routes and tidal info.
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Parking:
Parking is possible at the side of the road at the north side of the voe.

Possible Routes:
This journey can be continued further south to Grutness or further north to Levenwick. Great coastal features throughout.

Cliffs at Boddaminfo symbol
Interesting rock formations in the cliffs south of Boddam
Cliffs at Boddaminfo symbol
Interesting rock formations in the cliffs south of Boddam
Cave near Boddaminfo symbol
Cave to the north of Boddam
Cave near Boddaminfo symbol
Cave entrance north of Boddam
Cliffs near Boddaminfo symbol
Looking south towards Boddam
Cliffs near Boddaminfo symbol
Looking south towards Boddam
Cliffs near Boddaminfo symbol
Cliff view north of Boddam
Cliffs near Boddaminfo symbol
Cliff view north of Boddam
Cliffs near Boddam
Kayaker below cliffs, Boddam
Kayaker below cliffs, Boddam
Kayaker below cliffs, Boddam
Kayaker in cave near Boddam
Kayaker in cave near Boddam
Kayaker in cave near Boddam
Kayaker next to natural arch, Boddam
Kayaker next to natural arch, Boddam
Kayaker south of Boddam
Kayaker below small waterfall, Boddam
Kayaker below small waterfall, Boddam
Natural arch, Boddam
Natural arch, Boddam
Natural arch, Boddam
Puffins on the sea, Boddam
Puffins on the sea, Boddam