Gletness

Kayak to the outlying islands near Nesting.

OS Map: Shetland Mainland Central (OS EXPLORER 467)


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.
And please read our disclaimer before using any of the information on this site

Parking:
Parking is possible at the end of the road near the beach

Possible Routes:
For a short route, set off from the north bay of Gletness and kayak around the north and south isle.

North Isle, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayak view towards South Isle, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker, Gletnessinfo symbol
South Isle, Gletness
Kayaker and natural arch, Gletnessinfo symbol
Natural arch, South Isle
Kayaker and natural arch, Gletnessinfo symbol
Natural arch, South Isle
Natural arch, Gletnessinfo symbol
Natural arch, South Isle
Kayakview at sunset, Gletnessinfo symbol
Sunset view, South Isle