River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Tranquil waterway running for nearly 20 miles through the heart of Surrey

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Things to see and do

Children in den

For families 

There are plenty of activities to keep you busy this spring...

For river users...

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

What's on 

Upcoming events

Wooden creatures at Walsham

Mon 30 May 2016
10:00-17:00
Pyrford Lock to Walsham from Easter 2016 there will be a nature trail of wooden riverside creatures for you to spot between Pyrford Lock and Walsham weir bridge. Share a picture of the creatures on our Facebook page

Half term innovation station

Mon 30 May 2016
11:00-17:00
Bring your best junk-modeling ideas and have a go at constructing them out of junk and recycled materials. Help the learning team make a Wey barge at the 'build-a-barge' workshop.

Evening owl walk

Wed 01 Jun 2016
20:00-22:00
A chance to spot some of the owls that live along the waterway whilst they're out hunting. A circular walk around the Papercourt Meadows area.

Meet a moth morning

Sun 12 Jun 2016
09:00-11:00
Take part in National Moth Night by joining our lengthsman, Emma, when she opens her moth trap to study the night's finds. Bring your cameras but not your dogs, please. Enjoy some home made cake while identifying the moths trapped.

Big Camp 2016 at Dapdune Wharf

Sat 16 Jul 2016
16:30-23:45
Come and share a fun night event with other campers at Dapdune Wharf - listen to the sound of the river, under the stars and count the bats flying overhead

Puffing-a-Wey

Sat 23 Jul 2016
11:00-16:00
Come and see a selection of Steam Boats all fired up at Dapdune Wharf, provided with the kind help of the Steam Boat Association of Great Britain.
River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Groups

Birthday party at Dapdune Wharf

Celebrate a birthday with us 

Arrange a fabulous birthday party at Dapdune Wharf. With adventuring outdoor activities and well-equipped inside space we can arrange a bespoke event around you.

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Learning

Children at River Wey school visit

School trips 

We provide unique learning opportunities with 20 miles of river, an 18th century water mill and well equipped visitor centre at Dapdune Wharf. We have a Learning Officer who can tailor your visit for you.

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Get involved

Ticket office volunteer engaging with a member of the public

Join the team 

There are tons of opportunities from helping school visits, running guiding walks, being a conservation volunteer, conducting site tours to sewing and pond dipping. Get in touch and get going.

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Wildlife

Cygnet hitching a lift at Dapdune Wharf, Guildford

Wildlife on the River Wey 

Day or night, there's loads in flight...