Plan Your TripBoat Trips Helensburgh

Join us for a boat trip, on the Clyde Estuary and connected sea lochs. One hour and two hour trips run every weekend from May to September. Full details and booking online.

Online booking is accepted up to ten minutes before trip departs. Our boat is comfortable, spacious and stable, and has both outdoor and warm indoor seating available for all passengers. Tea or coffee and local tablet is complimentary. Our boat skippers are maritime course trainers, and all are vastly experienced, so you can be sure you are in safe hands. The crew member on every trip will be pointing out things of interest and is able to provide local historical/geographical/navigational/natural history information. There is a compact toilet compartment, and children and dogs are accepted. You can also hire our boat for your own private use at weekends - and this may be possible some weekdays as well, subject to the availability of skipper and crew. Cancellation is free up to 24 hours before trip departs. Visit our website for photos, full details, and trip timetable. 5% discount off all prices for John Muir Way customers using the code JMW5.

Opening Hours

Scheduled trips run every Saturday & Sunday from May to September. Online booking is 24/7. Boat Trips Helensburgh is managed by our sister company, You & Sea, a well-established local maritime training company. The You & Sea Office is in Rhu Marina, and office hours are 9-5, Monday to Friday.

Located on Route Section(s)

  • 1 Helensburgh to Balloch




Free Wifi
Water Bottle Refill

Our Passport Offers

  • Stamping Station
  • Passports Welcome

We are happy to offer 5% discount off all prices, booked online or by phone, for passport holders, using the code JMW5. We can issue a Boat Trips sticker for your passport if you'd like one.


Rhu Marina, Rhu,
Helensburgh G84 8LH

Latitude: 56.013319
Longitude: -4.773491