Articles - Open Canoeing - UK Destinations
Posted: 17 Apr 2014
A brilliant way to dip your first paddle strokes in to the world of canoeing and kayaking is to hire a boat and enjoy a mini-adventure. Here's a guide to hiring a canoe...
Posted: 16 Mar 2014
Inflatable canoes & inflatable kayaks unlock an amazing outdoor adventure in the Highlands of Scotland...
Posted: 06 Jan 2014
Enjoy the thrills, and spills, of white water canoeing with these five great classic river trips
Posted: 03 Jan 2014
Co-Author of the Welsh Rivers Guidebook Tom Laws presents a canoeing & kayaking guide to the Afon Conwy in North Wales. Quite possibly the quintessential Welsh whitewater river. With a variety of sections of differing difficulties, the Conwy has something for everyone…
Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Don’t let the short daylight hours and plummeting temperatures put a stop to your paddling this season: here are 10 great canoe & kayak paddling routes for winter…
Posted: 15 Sep 2013
As the UK whitewater season is upon us, we thought we’d celebrate by giving you the Canoe & kayak UK low-down on what we think are the 50 best whitewater river runs in the UK. From remote, rapid strewn Highland burns to raging south west test pieces there's something here for all types of whitewater paddler...
Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Event report from the first leg of the 2013 Palm BIG Paddle Tour, Llanberis, North Wales
Posted: 01 May 2013
There are few things more relaxing than cruising along a gently flowing river in a canoe, or across the glass like, mirror flat surface of a lake of loch, listening to nothing but the ripples from your bow. Here’s the guide to some of the best canoe paddle-touring locations in the UK.
Posted: 19 Dec 2012
A useful paddler's guide to the River Swale, a north of England Classic whitewater run...
Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Great canoe & kayaking weekend and day trips on the River Thames