The Rapid Adventure introduces you to the art of white water kayaking.
The 3km journey through stunning landscape sees you take on low grade rapids before tackling the infamous Matlock Slalom Course.
Be prepared to get wet and have a blast! This activity also includes the British Canoeing Start Kayaking Award!
Our inflatable kayaks are very user friendly, stable and manoeuvrable, you'll pick up the art of paddling in no time.
You'll be guided downstream by one of our highly experienced river guides, who using their own kayak will teach you the skills you'll need to enjoy this five star kayaking experience. We provide all your equipment including
We recommend bringing the following
- PFDs (Buoyancy aids)
- 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 what you wish to wear under your wetsuit, this can be swim wear or tight a fitting rash rest or gym wear
- Sun screen and water on warm sunny days
- Hat and gloves on cold
The minimum age for this activity is 12 years, there is no upper age limit.
The largest Buoyancy Aid fits a 48" chest.
The maximum group size is 8. If spaces aren’t available online please contact us as to check availability.
If you have a group larger than 8, please take a look at our Kayak Adventure Tour
, this also includes rapids.