Canoe, kayak and paddleboard taster sessions

Brought to you by the National Trust and Mobile Adventure, an opportunity to get out on the lake and maybe try something new.

  • Booking essential

Join an instructor-led session to learn the basics of kayaking, canoeing or paddleboarding before enjoying the freedom to explore more of Derwent water and practice your new found skills along the way.

Join us on the following dates:

21-23 July: kayak

28-30 July: canoe

11-13 August: stand up paddleboard (SUP)

18-20 August: kayak

25-27 August: canoe

1-3 September: stand up paddleboard (SUP)

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £25.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01900 824805
Suitability
Minimum age limit specific to craft, please check online when booking
Meeting point
Meet your instructor at Crow Park, Borrowdale, CA12 5DJ Bus 555 from Windermere to Keswick – bus station is 10 minutes walk from Crow Park Bus X5 from Penrith or Workington
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather (don’t forget sunglasses and sunscreen) You’ll be walking into the lake so wear shoes that you’re happy to get wet. Wetsuits are included in the price
Accessibility
You will need to be able to walk to the lake shore and sit and stand unaided. You will also l need to be able to use a paddle.

Contact Info

Name
North Lakes Office
Email
NorthandWestLakes@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 017687 74649

Upcoming events

Music by the Lake

Sun 03 Jul 2022
11:00-14:00
Every Sunday throughout the summer, the view over the lake from Crow Park will be complimented by music from talented musicians and creatives from across Cumbria. From community choirs to steel bands, come to Crow Park and see what you’ll discover.

Canoe, kayak and paddleboard taster sessions

Thu 21 Jul 2022
09:00-11:00
Brought to you by the National Trust and Mobile Adventure, an opportunity to get out on the lake and maybe try something new.

Come out and play

Sat 30 Jul 2022
10:00-15:00
Bring the whole family out for a fun day playing in the lakes! With the peaceful view of Derwent water ahead, enjoy a game of badminton or try your hand at frisbee golf.

Forest Bathing

Tue 11 Oct 2022
10:00-13:00
Brought to you by the National Trust and Lakeland Wellbeing, join us to reap the many therapeutic benefits of the ancient practice of Shinrin-Yoku.