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Canoe Hire

Canoe Hire Wales

Canoe Hire Wales

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Canoe Hire Wales


Full Days Canoe and Kayak Hire......." Free Parking"
Starting at Glasbury and paddle your canoe or kayak down stream to Whitney on Wye, you can stop half way at Hay on Wye for some lunch in one of the many cafes and pubs, or you can stop on the side of the river for a picnic.
The River Wye from Glasbury is ideal for family's it as some small Grade 1-2 rapids which are easy to navigate. Whilst you are paddling down stream look our for the wide range of wildlife such as Kingfishers, Herons, Swans, Geese, Buzzards and Otters, your destination is either the old wooden toll bridge at Whitney on Wye (A toll fee of £1.00 per canoe applies and is payable by you, directly at the toll bridge), or the Boat Inn (which is a further 10 minutes paddling). A free collection service is at hand from each landing point, to return you and the canoes back to the start.

also available are small storage barrels to hire at £2.00 each per day. Ideal for quick access to wallets or cameras.

Paddling time around 4 to 5 hours and a distance of 10 miles.
Hire times
Half day 9.30am or 1.30pm
Full day 9.30am

We aso hire sit-on kayaks which are great fun and no experence is needed.

Canoe & Kayak Courese also available through out the year.

Opening details

All year subject to river levels


Half Day 2 person canoe £35.00
Half Day 3 person Canoe £45.00
Full Day 2 perosn Canoe £50.00
Full Day 3 person Canoe £65.00


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Map reference: SO 510400  Lat: 52.05710 Long: -2.71488

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