Canoe & Kayak

We do a variety of trips away for white water k​ayaking, surf kayaking, canoe polo and occasionally other variations of kayaking! Most of the information about each trip will be posted within the trip's Facebook event which will be created in our members group. Please click here to join our Facebook group and learn more about any of our trips!

What to bring... 
The kit you will need to bring with you varies depending on the type of trip. Some generic kit lists can be seen using the following links, please check these lists when you pack to make sure you remember everything!  
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River Dee Trip
When: 2nd-3rd November
Duration: Weekend
Difficulty: Beginner
Accommodation: Indoor camping in a scout hut in Llangollen, Wales.
This is the river we paddle on our freshers trip. The river Dee is paddleable all year round and is great fun at any water level! There are many different features along the river that we can stop, and learn and practise new river running skills.
South Wales Trip
When: 16th-17th November 2020
Duration: Weekend
Difficulty: Beginners
Accommodation: Bunk house
A beginner friendly trip for all paddlers who want to progress their river running skills in the valleys of South Wales on rivers such as the Usk and the Wye.
CIWW Day Trip
When: Various days over the course of the year
Duration: 1 day
Difficulty: Beginner
​Cardiff International White Water is a man made white water course - great for all abilities to improve confidence on moving water.
Lake District Trip
When: 22nd-23rd February 2020
Duration: Weekend
Difficulty: Beginners
Accommodation: Bunk house
A weekend trip paddling various rivers in the Lake district. A trip for all abilities where beginners will be able to learn new skills, intermediate paddles will be able to build their confidence, and more advanced paddles can hone in on their technique and leadership skills.
Tees Trip
When: 29th Feb-1st March 2020
Duration: Weekend
Difficulty: Beginners/Intermediate
Accommodation: Bunk house
A great river based right up north where you’ll have the opportunity to send your first waterfall and get some great pictures with it! Normally run as a progressive beginner/intermediate level paddler trip
Dartmoor River Trip
When: 7th-8th March 2020
Duration: Weekend
Difficulty: Beginner
Accommodation: Bunkhouse
This is the river we paddle for our ReFreshers trip! The river flows through the heart of the Dartmoor National Park and is lovely stretch of whitewater with various rapids to enjoy.
National Student Rodeo
When: 13 - 15th March 2020
Difficulty: Beginner
Accommodation: Camping at Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham
The National Student Rodeo (NSR) is the largest freestyle paddling event in the world, the largest student kayaking event in the UK, and the best paddling party in existence. A weekend full of flippy floppies and partying!
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Scotland Trip
When: 28th March - 5th April
Duration: 1 week
Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced
Accommodation: Bunkhouse
A week long trip in the Easter holidays where we paddle many different classic sections of whitewater around Fort William. This is for the developing intermediate and advanced paddlers to push themselves on harder rivers and waterfalls.
Scotland 18-19 right angle
Surf Trip
When: 9th-11th May 2020
Duration: Bank Holiday Weekend
Difficulty: Beginners
Accommodation: Campsite
Fun, relaxed sea-kayaking trip suitable for all abilities. Whether you want to learn how to kayak surf, show off your freestyle skills or sit on the beach and eat pasties... this is a trip with something for everyone.
French Alps
When: 20th June - 5th July
Duration: 2 weeks
Difficulty: Intermediate
Accommodation: Camping des 5 Vallées - Briançon
At the start of the summer holidays we take off to the Southern French Alps and spend two weeks paddling the glacier melt fed alpine rivers. Although the rivers will be cold you can almost guarantee a blue sky and hot weather! Parlez-vous le whisky?
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