Highland Games, Edinburgh

Hold your own mini Highlands Games in Edinburgh and put your skill and strength to the test. These Edinburgh highland games bring you a range of Scottish themed outdoor activities to compete in. Perfect for team building, a finale for your stag weekend or to hype up the hen party! Our experienced instructors will take you through each activity as you compete in events you never knew existed! Our Highland Games include:

-Caber toss (caber tossing)

-Welly Wanging

-Shot Putt

-Haggis Hurling


-Tyre Flip Relay Race

-Weight for Height

-The “Famous Scottish Soft Drink That Is Made from Girders and is Orange” challenge

Mad Max Highland Games are the ultimate group activity if you’re in Edinburgh- they work particularly well in a Stag do or Hen party to get the banter flowing; for a mixed group of friends to settle ultimate bragging rights; or to give guests a flavour of Scotland. MadMax Edinburgh’s mini Highland Games are great fun for larger groups and those with a competitive edge. Following quad biking or clay pigeon shooting with a highland games event makes the perfect ice breaker or finale to a chock full day of adventure!

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Fact File

» Location: MadMax Adventures, Edinburgh

» On site time: 1.5 hours

» Activity time: 1 hour (may vary based on group size)

» Restrictions: Minimum of 12 participants, 10yrs +

» Activity price: £40.00 per person

What To Expect

Our multi activity Highland Games is set out with a variety of Scottish themed activities for your stag party, hen do or work colleagues to compete in. From welly wanging to tossing the caber, weight o’er bar or tug of war, we will test your skill, strength and brains in our authentic Scottish Highland Games near Edinburgh. Our Games will test you and sort the wheat from the chaff!

Our instructors will give you expert instruction, hilarious running commentary and additional insight to the events your surroundings and Scottish culture. You’ll have so much fun with our highland games package, we just know you’ll be back soon!

Need to Know

» We ask participants to be age 10 or over

» Spectators are welcome to attend

» Tartan optional!

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