Explore the water by kayak

We all know how beautiful the British countryside is, but how much of it have you seen from the water? We have been exploring a range of the UK's flat waterways for years and know some like the back of our hand. Come with us on an adventure and see the beauty of wildlife by the water for yourself - the gift that keeps on giving.

You do not need to be an experienced kayaker to enjoy these trips, our expert instructors can give you a briefing of basic techniques at the start and guide you along the way.

Why choose us?

  • We've been running river trips for 15 years and have been paddling for much longer.
  • All our instructors are a part of British Canoeing.
  • On our trips, you will not only be learning a new skill, but our instructors will happily teach you about the flora and fauna of the British waterways too.

Yalding to East Peckham - 4hr trip

We have chosen a small section of the River Medway for this trip, simply because it is the most diverse and interesting. This area is known as the 'Garden of England' as you paddle through low hanging willow trees and exploring some hidden pools, you would be forgiven if you started thinking you were in a rainforest!

We will cover approximately 10km on this trip, at an easy level. This trip does not depend on the tide so we are able to go on our adventure at any time!

Our expert instructors can adapt this trip to suit your group, whether you're a beginner or an experienced kayaker, we'll make sure you're getting the most out of this trip.

Meander through the Cuckmere Valley

This is one of the most picturesque river trips we offer, passing through beautiful little villages, along Cuckmere valley and ending at the dramatic white chalk cliffs of the Seven Sisters - a very popular tourist spot. We'll pass by the famous White Horse of Litlington and if you're lucky you might see an Otter or Mink!

Our expert instructors can tailor this trip to suit your group, so if you are a beginner or experienced kayaker we will make sure you're getting the best out of your day out!

We will cover a distance of approximately 13km at an easy level. It is also worth noting that this trip does depend on the tide, so there may be times that we will not be able to kayak this river.

Pulborough to Amberley - 4.5hr river trip

We start our river trip in Pulborough and we paddle down to Amberley in the heart of South Downs. This trip is the chance for you to experience the beautiful English countryside from the water. Passing under old railway bridges and spotting some wonderful wildlife, whether you're a beginner or an experienced paddler, you will love this day in the great outdoors!

We will cover a distance of approximately 12km on our 4.5hr trip, it'll have easy and slightly trickier moments, nothing a beginner couldn't handle! It is also helpful to note that this trip does depend on the tide, so there will be times that we will not be able to go on this river.

Our expert instructors will tailor the day to suit your group and will happily pass on hints and tips to perfect your kayaking technique.

A beautiful 4hr river trip

Starting at Stopham Bridge (near Pulborough), we will paddle upstream to Pallingham Quay. This is a quiet section of the river and really quite stunning as it winds its way through the South Downs, and if you're lucky you might even spot a Kingfisher!

This river trip is suitable for beginners through to experienced, our expert instructors will tailor the trip to suit your group. They will guide you through techniques to manoeuvre the kayak or pass on hints and tips to perfect your current technique. But mainly, this trip is about experiencing the beautiful UK countryside by water.

We will cover a distance of approximately 13km at an easy level. It is helpful to note that this trip does depend on the tide, so there may be times we will not be able to kayak this river.

From Barcombe Mills to Lewes

Heading downstream from Barcombe Mills, we explore the river south and head towards the historic town of Lewes. This is the perfect way to admire the beautiful scenery that Sussex has to offer with its wide-open spaces, and if you're lucky a Heron or even a Kingfisher might join you! The trip finishes at the Harvey Brewery for a well-earnt pint, or head to a quaint café in town if you'd prefer.

We will cover 14km on this experience at an easy level. It is worth noting that this trip does depend on the tide so there will be times that we cannot kayak the river.

This lovely river trip is suitable for all levels of kayakers, whether you're a beginner or experienced our expert instructors can tailor this trip to suit the group.

Barcombe Mills to Isfield Weir

This adventurous trip starts at Barcombe Mills and we will travel upstream to Isfield Weir. You'll paddle past an array of wildlife without the need for binoculars, you'll easily spot swans, herons, dragonflies and if you're lucky - a trout heading upstream to it's spawning grounds.

We will cover approximately 10km at an easy level. This trip does not depend on the tide, so we are able to jump on this river at any time!

Our expert instructors will spend a little time going through a couple of techniques at the start in preparation for what's ahead, no spoilers, but how are your limbo skills? This trip is ideal for beginners and experienced kayakers alike!