Quarff

Coastline to the north and south of Quarff provides great cliff scenery, rock formations, wildlife and caves.

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

Parking:
Parking is possible alongside the beach

Possible Routes:
For a short evening kayak try heading south to Fladdabister and back, or north to Gulberwick and back. Both are great routes.

Harbour seal, near Quarffinfo symbol
Harbour seal, near Quarff
Harbour seal, near Quarffinfo symbol
Harbour seal, near Quarff
Kayaker below Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Brindister cliffs
Kayaker below Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Brindister cliffs
Kayaker in cave, Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Cave, near Milla Geo
Kayaker in cave, Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Cave, near Milla Geo
Kayaker in cave, Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Cave, near Milla Geo
Kayaker north of Quarffinfo symbol
View south along Brindister cliffs
Kayaker north of Quarffinfo symbol
East voe of Quarff
Kayakers below Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Brindister cliffs
Kayakers below Brindister cliffsinfo symbol
Brindister cliffs
Kayak view, Quarff Bayinfo symbol
East Voe of Quarff
Herring gull on a rock, Quarffinfo symbol
Herring gull, near Quarff
Harbour seal sleeping on a rock, near Quarffinfo symbol
Harbour seal, near Quarff