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Want to take the plunge into our new adventure series?


Get your bathers at the ready and dive in!

Jumping into a frigid lake, pond or ocean may not appeal to everyone, but for a growing number of thrill-seekers and wellness enthusiasts, the activity — popularly known as “wild swimming” — is one worth traveling for. So we’re really excited to take the plunge into a brand new series of adventure swimming.

Numerous studies have revealed that swimming in cold, natural waters can do wonders for both your fitness and your mood. From boosting endorphins to improving blood flow and reducing stress, wild swimming offers a host of health benefits. And what better way to connect with nature than by immersing yourself in the refreshing waters of lakes, rivers, and waterfalls?

At Adventurous Ewe, our Deputy Ewe (Sue) has a lifelong love affair with water, stemming from her upbringing along the coast of Australia. From sailing almost 10,000 nautical miles across oceans and seas, to being a RNLI volunteer crew member, Sue has teamed up with some enthusiastic and highly experienced swim coaches to bring you an array of epic adventures set in stunning landscapes around the world.

So let’s make a big splash for the launch of our brand new Wild Swimming programme!



We’re kicking off our new wild swimming series right here in our homeland, the British Isles. And what better place than Scotland with its majestic landscapes that provide the awe-inspiring backdrop for a great range of swimming adventures. Gliding into a still loch in the shadows of Munros and castles, or slipping straight into the salty seas of the Atlantic Ocean or North Sea, Scotland is an idyllic country to host a diverse of swimming & dipping adventures. With over 31,000 lochs, 16,500 kilometers of coastline, and countless rivers to choose from, there’s no shortage of scenic spots to explore. Are you ready to take the plunge? Then why not join us for ……..

The Great Trossachs Path Hike & Swim

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of Scotland’s first National Park as you hike and wild swim along the Great Trossachs Way. Starting from Inversnaid at Loch Lomond in the West, you’ll journey towards Callander in the East, soaking in majestic scenery, ancient woodlands, and rich wildlife along the way. With a 48km route that winds through the Great Trossachs Forest National Nature Reserve, the second largest nature reserve in Britain, you’ll have the opportunity to dive into serene lochs and explore dramatic landscapes. Accompanied by experienced and qualified beach lifeguards & swimming coaches from Adventurous Ewe, this adventure promises an unforgettable experience on one of Scotland’s Great Trails.


Scottish Coastal Sail & Swim

Join us aboard Provident, a beautiful century-old classic sailboat and explore the coastal wonders of the Inner Hebrides from the coastal town of Oban. Offering fantastic sheltered sailing grounds, complete with secluded anchorages and ancient castle ruins, a remarkable backdrop is set for wild swimming adventure!

This trip is tailor-made for those eager to refine their wild swimming skills, all under the expert guidance of our professional skipper, Steve, and qualified local Swim Coach, Anna. Plus, savour the taste of Scotland with delicious home-cooked meals and mouthwatering cakes. 

As the evening unfolds onboard following a fab day in the water, you have the option to immerse yourself in captivating tales of ocean crossings and epic sail races, from Sue’s Southern Ocean Crossing and Steve’s incredible Fastnet Race encounters. Or simply choose to lay on deck and stargaze with a hot drink, engage in lively chats about the day’s swims in the cozy saloon area below deck, or simply retreat to your cabin with a good book. The choice is yours for a perfect night at sea.

Don’t miss the opportunity to blend the thrill of sailing with the exhilaration of swimming in some of the most picturesque locations Scotland has to offer and which are only accessible by boat. Join us for an experience that transcends the ordinary, where every wave tells a story, and each swim is a journey of its own. Dive in and join the Scottish Coastal Swim & Sail Adventure.



Coming soon, not one but two new hike & swim trips in Iceland. Swimming is a cherished tradition in Iceland. With countless swimming pools, inviting lagoons, and natural hot springs, our carefully crafted itineraries will see you experiencing this part of Icelandic culture and its remarkable landscapes.

What sets Iceland apart isn’t just the views or the pools. It’s pure, naturally warm water. Imagine diving into crystal clear waters that are warmed by the earth itself. Some spots heat up to a toasty 36°C (96°F) – you’ll forget you’re in the middle of the North Atlantic! And for the thrill-seekers, Iceland doesn’t disappoint too. There are wild, untouched spots shaped by fiery lava and ice, like the Silfra Fissure, waiting for you to explore. 

But first, here’s the brand new trip to discover the north of this wild and remote island marooned near the top of the globe…..

North Iceland Hike & Swim

Embark on an extraordinary journey through Iceland’s breathtaking north, a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Dive into moonlike lava fields, mineral-rich geothermal pools, bubbling mudpots, majestic waterfalls, and snow-capped peaks against a backdrop of otherworldly geologic wonders. Experience Iceland’s rich swimming culture and connect with nature in its purest form. Hike epic landscapes and rejuvenate in geothermal hot springs. Make a splash in one of the world’s most captivating destinations.



Also coming soon, swimming the warm, clear Mediterranean waters combined with the taste of a timeless, traditional Greek village destination, Crete is our next port of call.

Where you can hike and swim your way around this melting pot of ancient cultures, a must-visit destination for open water swimming. Along with our local Cretan guides, we have sourced a unique swimming locations that combine dramatic scenery, ancient ruins and fresh local food. Crystal clear water with amazing visibility, breath-taking routes along rugged coastline, secluded beaches, pristine sand, sea life, are all part of the experience!



The rich rewards of Oman come only to those who dare to travel differently. Nothing beats a swimming session out in the wild, especially in Oman, where natural bathing pools are scattered across the country, serving breathtaking views of Mother Nature’s finest work. Whether you take pleasure in splashing waters at one of the valleys, enjoy ocean swimming, dipping in stunning emerald wadis or swimming the fjords, there is something for everyone.

This trip will be ideal for swimmers who are looking for an adventurous swimming experience.

Special offer

If you’re interested in taking the plunge into our brand new swimming adventures, we have a very exciting offer for you.

Be one of the first 10 people to book on one of these brand new swimming adventures and you’ll go in the draw to WIN an AquaTrek®36 from our friends at ULU worth £160. This revolutionary new waterproof backpack has been designed to give you the freedom to explore and flow across land and water in search of new adventures. Built from 64OD rPET fabric, with SOLAS reflective materials our inflatable AquaTrek® 36 pack is designed for effortless flow from the mountains to the sea. The perfect adventure buddy!


So be quick and jump aboard one of our brand new swimming adventures. Water you waiting for? Dive in!

For more info or to go on our waiting list for to be the first to hear about our swimming adventures in Iceland, Crete and Oman, get in touch with Sue at