Call 01600 891 376 to book this trip.

2 Day Trip

Hoarwithy to Symonds Yat East

Canoe 25 miles of stunning Wye Valley countryside over 2 days.

A great trip for those who want to canoe for a couple of days on tranquil water.

If you do not see the availability you want, please call us and we will see what we can do.

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2 Day Trip - Hoarwithy to Symonds Yat East

Rough paddling pace is 3 miles per hour.

Day 1 – 3 to 4 hours 

Day 2 – 5 to 6 hours

This is not a trip for beginners. We would suggest you choose a shorter trip and build yourselves up.

We suggest you choose the Kerne Bridge trip as your first experience.

The £4 per craft launch charge, goes to the land owner at Hoarwithy, a lot goes back into the maintenance of the site and access.

This is payable in cash upon check-in and goes directly to the launch site operators.

There is a large Pay & Display car park right next to our centre.

You can purchase a multiday parking pass at check in.

On sunny days please leave plenty of time to find a space and purchase a ticket before your arrival time.

Yes, as long as they are well behaved, not tied into the boat and are no bigger than an average Labrador.

However, for welfare of the dog we will NOT allow any animal in a canoe through the rapids, This could cause injury to you or your dog if the boat was to capsize or impact a rock.

Please be sensible if bringing your dog with you, especially in hot weather!

Yes, 90% of all canoe hire is unaccompanied unless we deem it necessary to guide you down the river because of the conditions on the day.

If we choose to accompany you, it is not invasive nor does it spoil your time on the water, it is precautionary to help keep you safe.

If the lovely British weather decides to rain on the day of your activity, we will still go ahead.

We ask you to bring the appropriate clothing and the right attitude to have some fun.

If we deem the weather to be unsafe, we will postpone or cancel your booking. This is at our discretion.

Sorry, as a duty of care to all river users, the environment and the locals who live in the area, we operate a zero tolerance on any alcohol or glass bottles.

We reserve the right to check before allowing you out on the water. If you want to have a drink please do the responsible thing, enjoy your canoe trip and then visit one of the fine establishments right next to the canoe centre upon your return.

Yes, you will have time to stop on both days, but please keep an eye on the time and look at the maps we give you to see how far you have left to paddle.

We would not recommend an adult taking anyone under the age of 10-12 years old on this journey as it is quite a distance.

Do not book this trip if you are not 100% your child will be content in a canoe for this length of time.

We would highly recommend pre-booking to avoid disappointment. We may have some availability on the day, so please call us on 01600 891 376 and we will do our best to fit you in.

The maximum weight of a person must not exceed 17 stone or 110kg – With a maximum weight of 34 stone or 230kg in a canoe including clothing and any gear.

Wear clothes appropriate to the conditions. Whilst the chances of you getting wet are slim, it may happen. Bring a change of clothes just in case. Footwear must be worn at all times. No flip flops, ‘Crocs’ or Wellington boots.

The beauty of this trip is you do not have to carry much at all. You can leave your overnight gear in the car and just take what you need for each day.

However, in a 2 person canoe we will give you a maximum of 2x 60l water-resistant barrels to put your kit inside. In a 3 person canoe you have space for 1x 60l water-resistant barrel.

Upon booking we take payment in full. This reserves your spaces and you will receive a confirmation email which will inform you on all the details of the activity you have booked. Including what to wear and how to find us.

Sorry, we cannot allow anyone who is pregnant to participate in any of our activities.

We pride ourselves on safety and are proudly accredited by the leading bodies in our industry
We pride ourselves on safety and are proudly accredited by the leading bodies in our industry