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 

For river users...

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

What's on 

Families in picnic site at Dapdune Wharf

For families  

Fun and games at the River Wey this autumn, starting with the River Festival and ending with the Spooktacular family fun run

Upcoming events

Wey River Festival

Sat 23 Sep 2017
11:00-22:00
Come down to Dapdune Wharf and bring the family, we've got boats and bouncy castles, party lights and sausages not to mention crafts, edible goodies, have a go sessions and boat trips, all to celebrate everything that's great about the river...

Tai Chi on the island

Sat 30 Sep 2017
10:00-11:00
Debbie Heaney will lead hour-long sessions in Tai Chi, the aim of which is to harmonise the mind, body and spirit, promoting both mental and physical well-being through softness and relaxation.

Wharf Weenies

Tue 03 Oct 2017
13:30-13:30
Special sessions for our youngest visitors and their adult carers at Dapdune Wharf. Story time, fun craft activities and a chance to run around outside all based around children's stories. Please come suitably dressed for being outdoors, and...

Harvest home

Sun 08 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
Celebrate harvest with autumnal crafts, Morris dancing and apple pressing. Plus warm up around the bonfire with a jacket potato and toasted marshmallows from 12pm. Evening bonfire from 4pm - £1 for a bonfire baked potato.

Half term witchcraft!

Mon 23 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
The wicked witches of the East and West and the good witches of the North and South are flying to Dapdune Wharf this half term to meet up with the wizards. Come and join them in their mischief. Make your own broom, get lost in the spooky maze...

Spooktacular family fun run

Sat 28 Oct 2017
16:00-19:00
As darkness falls, test your fitness and your fears in our night time run around the haunted Wharf and island. Look out for a string of spooky surprises on the way! 1.5k run. Jacket potatoes available from 4.30pm, warm up from 5.30. Dressing...
River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Groups

children enjoying a birthday party at Dapdune Wharf

Celebrate a birthday with us 

Arrange a fabulous birthday party at Dapdune Wharf. With adventurous 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

What is living along the towpath? 

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

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Our work

Lock gate being craned out of River Wey navigation

Our work 

Emma, the lengthsman at Walsham, writes a regular blog...