Three Shires Canoe Trip
Derbyshire / Nottinghamshire / Leicestershire Border
(Available Mid March - 10th November)
An all day canoe journey combining the Trent and Mersey Canal and the River Trent.
Shardlow nr Derby - Journey boarders Derbyshire / Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire.
Probably the best canoe journey in the East Midlands.
Teenagers - Adults ( A third seat is available suitable for youngsters 5yr - 9yr olds)
Although no experience is required a good level of fitness is necessary as its an all day canoe trip.
Being strong to help carry canoes around the locks.
Suitable for larger groups of 6 - 12 people.
Led by a highly qualified and experienced instructor.
This is a gentle circular canoe journey along the Trent and Mersey Canal from Shardlow village. A beautiful stretch of canal, nice and wide, control of the canoes is required for passing narrow boats. We walk around 3 locks along the way up to lunch time. Lunch will be a picnic (not provided) in a field before returning along the River Trent, which is wide with lots of wildlife, with a surprisingly quick current. Returning to Shardlow for a well earnt drink in one of the local watering holes!
This activity is subject to appropriate water levels being available.
Minimum charge for this trip of £360.
6 - 12 people - From £55pp