Canoeing

We offer a large choice of canoeing sessions from, half-day taster sessions to British Canoeing personal performance awards and safety courses. You can opt for full-day introductions, development coaching session and guided river trips. Brilliant as both a solo activity or with a group. 

 
 
Canoeing on the Peak Forrest Canal, Peak District

Canoeing on the Peak Forrest Canal, Peak District

INTRO TO CANOEING

Want to try canoeing? Opt for this one day introduction session designed to give individuals the chance of trying canoeing.

 
The Wave at Artists Corner, River Derwent, Matlock

The Wave at Artists Corner, River Derwent, Matlock

INTRO TO MOVING WATER CANOEING

This 6 hour introduction course will introduce you to the fantastic sport of White Water Canoeing. We start gently using the flow and small waves at Artist Corner, Matlock. All kit is provided along with expert coaching from our team. If you want to be ready for a White Water adventure, this is the perfect starting point.

Equipment & set up | Breaking in & out | Ferry gliding | White Water safety

We supply all the equipment you require although you’re welcome to bring your own boat and kit if you have it. Once you’ve grasped the basics of White Water Kayaking on this introduction you’ll be ready to progress into river trips.

 

Matlock Canoe trip, River Derwent, Peak District

River Trips

River Don ½ - full day

River Derwent ½ - Full day

River Idle 1- 2 days

River Wye 1-4 days

River Spey 5 days

Cromford Canal ½ day

Peak forest Canal ½ -full day

Sheffield Canal ½ day