Canoeing

The origional multi-functional boat 


Our Canadian Canoes are open topped boats that 2 or 3 people can sit in. 

They are a great bit of activity kit because you can have so many different experiences.

Feeling a bit nervous of the water, we can fix two canoes together for a stable vessle, that can travel almost anywhere, with no risk of capsizing, 

Feeling more adventurous, you can canoe without stablisers and take the risk of capsizing. 

Really up for it,  spend a weekend training and then finish with a white water descent.   

Canoes can carry great ammounts of kit so are ideal for a buschraft expeditions, so that  you can paddle to a remote venue and set up camp before cooking lunch over a fire.

Canoe  Options: 

Catermeran Canoes  Lake Exploration

Canoes stablised on each other make for a relaxing exploration of the lake.

Doubles Canoe

For the braver adventurer where capsizing is a possiblity. Doubles takes a bit of getting a hang of but they are great fun. 

Point to Point 

Canoeing in competition - great for larger groups and team building events. 

White Water Training and Descent 

A bespoke package for those looking into joining the sport of canoeing. 

Upgrade Options and “make a day of it" 

It is always even better value to spend the day with us,  than a half day. 

For example add the buscraft lunch for less than £20 

Or do another adventurous activity, such as Climbing or Ghyll Scrambling for £20 upgrade

From £38.50 for 2 hours 

*includes VAT

Per Person 

All equipment included

Minimum price is 4 persons, which is a private session

Great for 

Groups

Individual Challenge

Stag Groups

All Abilities 

Can be adapted to those with mobility difficulties

Bring 

Waterproofs 

Good shoes 

Parking is free

Activity Choices and Pricing 

Doubles Canoeing

For those looking for a more adventurous canoe experience going with doubles is great. 
Doubles take a while to get the hang of and there is the potential to get a bit wet.

We canoe from North Winderemere and South Windermere 

Allow 3 hours £38.40 per person 

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Catameran Canoes 

Great for families or those a little nervous of canoeing. Catamaran Canoes travel safely and quickly while exploring the lake silently. 

We run catermeran Canoes from North Windermere and South Windermere 

Allow 3 hours £38.40 per person  

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Point to Point 

A great way for teams to ahve a laugh competing on the lake to find and capture locations. 

Teams get a catermeraned canoe, map and camera and attempt to piucture more locations than the other teams. 

We run this from south Windermere or North windermere sites 


Allow 4 hours £525 group of 10

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White Water Training & Descent

Want to get into canoing, fancy a weekend of adventure or looking to do a longer adventure up in Scotland.  

We can train you on the use of your new canoe or ahead of buying one.

A custom package that takes a whole weekend and can involve camping or hotel accomodation .  


from £200

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Canoe Bushcraft 

Canoeing is an excellent vehicle for travelling with all the toys needed to make shelters and cook delicious  meals over an open fire. 

Canoe Bushcraft involves travelling by catermeran canoes to a remote location before setting up camp and learning to light fires, bake breads, make pizzas, fruit crumbles and hot drinks. 

Allow 3 hours, £47 per person
Allow 7 hours, £73 per person

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Where are the Canoeing Venues?

North Windermere 

5 Minutes from Ambleside

15 Miuntes from Bowness on Windermere 

45 Minutes from Penrith 

30 Minutes from Kendal 

South Windermere

15 Miuntes from Ulverston

30 Miuntes from Junction 36 M6

30 Minutes from Kendal 

30 Minutes from Coniston

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Not sure what to choose, or just prefer to deal with a human - we totally get that - give us a ring and we'll happily set things up for you. 

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By the time we reply we'll know what's possible and where best to go.  You can drop an enquiry any time of the day or night and get the ball rolling. 

You can also email us: info@activitiesinlakeland.co.uk

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