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Kayak the Canal

  • Location Matlock
  • Price from £35.00


Kayak the beautiful Cromford Canal. 
This trail will see you paddle from Cromford Wharf to High Peak junction and back. 
Perfect for young families and first timers, this 3km paddle not only boasts stunning scenery but is also steeped in local history dating back to Sir Richard Arkwright and the Industrial Revolution. 
With cafés located at both ends of the trail, you’ll have the opportunity grab refreshments before, during or after your activity.

This Kayak tour also includes the British Canoeing Start Canoeing Award!

We provide all your equipment including
  • Single or double seater Kayaks
  • Paddles
  • PFDs (Buoyancy aids)
  • We also provide water and wind proof top and bottoms on colder days.

We recommend bringing the following
  • Footwear that can get wet and muddy, trainers are ideal (no flip flops or welly boots)
  • A change of clothes and shoes for after your activity
  • A towel for changing
  • Arrive in the clothes you with to wear during your activity, these should be comfortable and reflect the weather
  • Sun screen and water on warm sunny days
  • Hat and gloves on cold days
  • Any medication you may require during your activity

The minimum age for this activity is 4 years, there is no upper age limit.
The largest Buoyancy Aid (PFD) fits a 52" chest.
The maximum group size is 12. If spaces aren’t available online please contact us as to check availability.

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    What's included

  • Equipment

    What you'll need

  • Other Trainers you don't mind getting wet and muddy


Custom Policy

Cancellations made within 48 hours of the booked date and time will not be entitled to a refund. Cancellations made within 14 days of the booked date but not inside 48 hours of the booked date and time will be entitled to a 50% refund of the total amount booked. Cancellations made outside of 14 days of the booked date will be entitled to a refund minus the credit card transaction fee. If the booker is looking to reschedule the booking within 48 hours of the booked date and time, this will incur a £75 rescheduling fee.




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Rapid Horizons Ltd is the experience provider for Kayak the Canal

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