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Canoe Shop

Welcome to East Northamptonshire’s CANOE, KAYAK & PADDLE BOARD SHOP, based right by the lake at the beautiful Rushden Lakes Retail, Leisure & Tourism destination.

We stock well-known, proven brands, focusing on quality craft & accessories aimed primarily at flat water paddling, perfect for exploring our local, beautiful, River Nene and beyond.

We Pride Ourselves On Offering Great Craft at Very Competitive Prices….

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Canoe Shop Opening Times:

Monday - Closed

Tuesday - Closed

Wednesday - 10.00am to 4.00pm

Thursday - 10.00am to 4.00pm

Friday - 10.00am to 5.00pm

Saturday - 9.00am to 5.00pm

Sunday 10.00am to 4.00pm

We’re a friendly bunch down here at The Boathouse, ourselves being a healthy mix of occasional leisure paddlers and qualified canoe/kayak coaches with huge amounts of experience.

We tend to stock a selection of open “Hou” Canadian Canoes, Dagger Kayaks, as well as Sit-On-Tops by Islander and Wilderness Systems, and lots of great kit to go with them. Plus new this season we are stocking Jobe Paddle Boards and accessories.You’ll be able to come and get great advice (if you want it) on the best craft for you. Or give us a call if you’d like to check on exactly what stock is in.

You’ll also find a great range of Palm buoyancy aids, as well as Baltic doggy buoyancy aids in a full range of sizes.

Or perhaps treat yourself to a beautiful Grey Owl Wooden Paddle, or incredibly useful Palm Caddy portage trolleys.

Lots more in-store, do come see us soon…

Pop down to see us at The Boathouse at Rushden Lakes. CLICK TO FIND US

Or give us a call on 01933 522 223

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Special Offers

Permanent Discounts for family’s and large groups available

...fab deals for Hen & Stag Weekends…Just £130pp

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Does what it says in the header. Follow the link below and you’ll be able to Contact Us, and yes, Find Us.

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01933 522 223

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Wildlife Paddles

In partnership with The Wildlife Trust, we’re offering fabulous Dawn Chorus & Bat Spotting paddles for 2019

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