River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

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

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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 

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Upcoming events

Autumn Tramp

Sun 22 Oct 2017
10:00-16:30
A walk of approx 10 miles starting in Shalford and heading south along the Godalming Navigation passing by Winkworth Arboretum and over the hills to Bramley for liquid refreshment. Returning to Shalford along the old Cranleigh line. One steep...

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...

Wharf Weenies

Tue 31 Oct 2017
13:30-14:30
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...

Stars and Reindeer 2017

Tue 05 Dec 2017
11:00-14:00
An adult craft for Christmas session with talented willow weaver, Judith Needham , making willow reindeer and simple stars while enjoying a light lunch.

Wreath making

Wed 06 Dec 2017
11:00-14:30
Not only is this a great opportunity to make some beautiful natural decorations for your home but also to see a National Trust gem: a 17th century working barn which isn't usually open to visitors. It is the perfect setting for a festive workshop...
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...