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Adventures Begin Here… Let our Trip Chooser recommend the best paddle for you. From 2 hour “tasters” to 5-Day Adventures - It’s all here, just waiting to be found. You’ll want to narrow things down a bit so simply select any mix of options, press search and see what pops up

Trips in the bluey/greeney/aqua-ey colour are our standard trips - Either a day or less, or multi-day where you bring your own tent. These include hire of your canoe & equipment, as well as transport back at the end of your trip, where necessary.

Trips in the goldey/yellowie colour are our fully serviced “Short Breaks” - These also include overnight accommodation in our Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi or Bell Tents, or carefully selected B&B’s. And the best bit? Fabulous breakfasts and baggage transfer as standard! There’s a “Short Breaks” paddle link above if you’d like more general info

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2 Days

Bundle 2 - Thrapston to Fotheringhay, Comfy Camping at Barnwell From £148.00 per person

Our most popular two-day Comfy Camping trip which includes a wonderful stretch of river, and a great overnight stop at Barnwell in one of our Bell Tents, Yurt, Tipi, or our lovely shepherds hut (new for 2018, and perfect for two), including transport back at end of your trip, the all-important baggage transfer, as well as everything you need for a fabulous fry-up.

2 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

16 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

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Bundle 1 - Thrapston to Oundle, Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe From £148.00 per person

With just 2 or 3 hours paddling each day, combined with an idyllic overnight stay in our Bell Tent field camp at Wadenhoe, this trip gives you lots of time to enjoy Wadenhoe and the surrounding area, perfect for families with younger children not wanting to spend too much time on the river, or perhaps for couples or groups of friends looking for a truly relaxing couple of days combining a little paddling with a relaxing evening and some great food at the most perfect riverside pub, The Kings Head, Wadenhoe

2 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

Adults with Children aged 5 to 10

8 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

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Bundle 3 - Rushden Lakes to Oundle - Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe From £148.00 per person

Long & fairly challenging first day, paddling 14 miles and passing 8 locks. Great stop at Wadenhoe camp field, overnight in our bell tents. Then a short day of just 4 or 6 miles on day two, with a lovely little backwater being the optional extra two miles. The challenging first day, fun night with a pub just 20 minute walk away, and a nice easy second day, make this a great choice for stag & hen parties.

2 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

18-20 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

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Bundle 18 - Thrapston to Fotheringhay, staying in Shepherds Hut at Barnwell From £158.00 per person

NEW FOR 2018 - Based on our most popular two-day Comfy Camping trip which includes a wonderful stretch of river, and a great overnight stop at Barnwell. This trip can now be enhanced with a stay in our new shepherds hut “Red Kite Cabin”, recently lovingly constructed by your hosts at Barnwell, Carol & Dan. This wonderful two-day bundle includes transport back at end of your trip, the all-important baggage transfer, as well as everything you need for a fabulous fry-up breakfast

2 Days

All-Adult Group

16 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Shepherds Hut

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3 Days

Bundle 4 - Thrapston to Wansford, Comfy Camping at Barnwell & Fotheringhay From £278.00 per person

​Excellent 3-day adventure, with two wonderful comfy camping locations, ideal for families with older children who want a longer journey. And NEW OPTION FOR 2018, first night in our lovely Shepherd’s Hut, perfect for couples

3 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

24 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Shepherds Hut

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Bundle 5 - Thrapston to Fotheringhay, Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe & Barnwell From £248.00 per person

​Shorter Paddle over 3 days, ideal if you have younger children along, or just fancy a more relaxed paddle, with more time to yourselves exploring or relaxing at the lovely camp locations at Wadenhoe & Barnwell. Just 4 miles paddling for the each of the first two days, and 8 miles on day three. Or, if you want to keep day three shorter too, that’s fine, just explore the Barnwell Country Park backwater at your leisure, instead of paddling to Fotheringhay. And NEW OPTION FOR 2018, second night in our lovely Shepherd’s Hut, perfect for couples

3 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

Adults with Children aged 5 to 10

11 to 16 miles

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Shepherds Hut

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Bundle 6 - Rushden Lakes to Fotheringhay, Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe & Barnwell From £248.00 per person

​26 miles of discovering the county of squires & spires. Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe and Barnwell. A long, fairly challenging first day, with 14 miles and 8 locks to pass, followed by a 4-mile day of rest (relatively speaking), and finish with a final 8 miles to Fotheringhay. At least 3 stunning backwaters to explore, and plenty of fab pubs en-route. And NEW OPTION FOR 2018, second night in our lovely Shepherd’s Hut, perfect for couples.

3 Days

All-Adult Group

26 miles (14, 4, 8)

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Shepherds Hut

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Bundle 16 - Rushden Lakes to Fotheringhay, Comfy Camping and B&B From £258.00 per person

Wonderful 3 day paddle from our base at Rushden Lakes, paddling downstream to Fotheringhay, and a great mix of overnight accommodation, being the first night at The Woolpack Inn, Islip, followed by a night under canvas at Barnwell in either our Yurt or Tipi, or one of our lovely bell tents. Or NEW OPTION FOR 2018, second night in our lovely Shepherd’s Hut, perfect for couples. Baggage Transfer, Breakfasts, and pick up from end of trip all included. Great way to sample a little of everything.

3 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

26 miles (10, 8, 8)

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Bed & Breakfast

Shepherds Hut

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4 Days

Bundle 7 - Rushden Lakes to Wansford, Comfy Camping at Wadenhoe, Barnwell & Fotheringhay From £358.00 per person

If you’re feeling fit, you might want to try this for size. Over 30 miles of river to explore and 3 nights camping by the river. This will definitely chill you out! Wonderful 4-day, 3-night experience. 34 miles paddling in all, with comfy camping at Wadenhoe, Barnwell and Fotheringhay. Baggage Transfer all the way, and 3 fab fry-ups. And NEW OPTION FOR 2018, second night in our lovely Shepherd’s Hut, perfect for couples.

4 Days

All-Adult Group

Adults with Children all aged 10 or over

34 miles (14,4,8,8)

Comfy Camping Yurt, Tipi, Bell Tent

Shepherds Hut

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