The best shoreline is a rocky one and these can be slippery places requiring good mobility and being relatively stable on your feet. If you have any health issues or queries please let us know.

  • High top wellies are best but good waterproof walking boots are also suitable.

  • Waterproofs should be worn and layers of warm clothes to reflect the time of year.

  • We want to reduce waste so please bring reusable bags or tubs if you wish to take seaweed home.

  • A spare pair of socks to leave in the car, just in case!

  • A hot flask and a wee snack (optional)

  • Hi -vis Helmets will be provided

Health and safety

  • Seaweed foraging takes place in the natural environment, exposed to the elements on slippery and wet uneven surfaces and is a potentially dangerous activity.

  • Please discuss with East Neuk Seaweed any medical or other reasons that may affect your full enjoyment of a tour before booking.

  • You will be expected to listen and adhere to all safety information and use all safety equipment provided before and during the Tour.

  • East Neuk Seaweed will take all safety measures within their means but ultimately you are responsible for your own safety.

  • You will be expected to act with respect and be aware of your presence on the surrounding environment.

East Neuk Seaweed holds the right to refuse any participants before or during a tour if:

  • Participants are deemed to have been mis-leading during booking process

  • Are deemed to be ill equipped to participate on the day

  • Are believed to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol

  • Are behaving in such a manner as to disrupt the enjoyment of others on the tour or with-in the vicinity