Kayak Experience River Ure at Boroughbridge

£45.00 3 hours

*Please Note: Minimum/Maximum number of participants may apply to some activities. For short notice availability or if you are unable to select the numbers of places for this event that you require, please call us or get in touch via our Contact page to discuss other alternatives.

Ever fancied kayaking but didn’t want to throw yourself in at the deep end? You have come to the right place!

Our kayak experience on the River Ure at Boroughbridge is tailored for diverse individuals:
• Complete Beginners: Ideal for those who have never tried kayaking and are looking for a ‘have a go experience.’
• Recreation Seekers: Perfect for individuals seeking a fun few hours with like-minded people, exploring something a little different.
• Families: A great option for families in search of a fun and exciting day, creating memorable experiences together.

At our Boroughbridge office which is positioned on the River Ure’s edge; we have facilities which include ample parking, toilets, showers, and a secure space to store your valuables while you embark on the kayaking experience.

Once fully equipped and prepared for kayaking, our friendly staff members will outline the session’s rough itinerary and provide an overview of what to expect. Before hitting the water, they’ll offer land-based instruction, covering the basics to ensure you feel confident and ready.

Throughout the session, we’ll guide you on a journey up and down the river, allowing ample opportunities to practice manoeuvring the kayak. Towards the end, optional challenges and team games will be introduced, operating on a “challenge by choice” basis to cater to individual preferences.

To capture the moments and make the experience more memorable, our team will take photos throughout the kayaking adventure. These photos will be happily shared with you at the end of the session, providing lasting memories of the enjoyable kayak journey on the River Ure.

Meeting Point:

Boroughbridge Marina
Marina Lane
YO51 9GF

This venue has toilets, showers and changing facilities.

What do I need to bring?

• Footwear Trainers or wetsuit boots (NO wellingtons)
• Base Layer top/ T-shirt
• Fleece Mid-weight fleece
• Trousers or Shorts. NO jeans
• Spare clothing BE PREPARED in case you get wet.
• Towel
• Drink. At least 1 litre (NO alcohol)
• Personal Medication. Any prescription medicines you need such as inhaler
• Sun Glasses. The reflection from the water can be very bad on the eyes
• Sun Screen. We highly recommend factor 30 minimum

We provide all the other safety equipment, a cagoule, waterproof phone/ key case and a dry-bag (waterproof bag) to carry your spare clothes and other personal belongings.

Minimum age 10 years. Ideal for individuals, couples and small groups. The spaces are limited to ten people and are sold on a first come first serve basis. Once you book you will automatically receive an email which will allow you to down load all the information.

If the date we are offering on our ‘Shared Experiences’ doesn’t suit you, we offer private bookings for every activity and experience we offer! With private bookings we don’t add additional people to your booking and every activity/ experience is tailored specifically to your needs and requirements.

If you do have any questions about this experience, please do not hesitate to get in touch.