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Enjoy an authentic rural adventure on our beautiful rivers. After a little bank tuition,hop in one of Canadian Canoes or kayaks and paddle your way through stunning countryside, for a half, full or two day adventure.Pack a picnic,pack the dog, bring...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bedford | River Great Ouse, Bedford MK40 3QF, England
+44 7960 087235
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just came back from Scotland canoeing with canoe Trial what an amazing company. The instructors have such high standards and ensure not only safety is paramount but tailor the trip to meet all expectations. One of the best weeks I’ve ever had.

Thank Craigdimenty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a week with the canoe trail guys via a trip with woodland ways. What an amazing way to see the beautiful countryside. The weather was 👌 which I believe is down to guide Aaron (well he took the credit anyway!). All...More

Thank WorcestershireBobman
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I haven’t been kayaking for 18 years or so and I must say it was an experience! Being on the water makes me feel uneasy but it was great and I felt so safe. I was racking my brain all day thinking of something to...More

Thank Georgina F
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

What a fun afternoon paddle boarding on the river. Richard is professional fun and friendly, he really looked after us. He's the kind of person who'll pitch the experience to whatever your needs and abilities are. Highly recommend.

Thank Clare79Bedford
Reviewed 4 October 2018

At Blunham Young Farmers we are always looking for new and exciting meeting ideas and once again all of the team at Canoe Trail helped us achieve this! Every one of our members had a fantastic evening, canoeing, paddle boarding and boating along Bedford River....More

Thank BlunhamYoungFarmers
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Went kayaking with a group of friends for her birthday. What a great experience! Met the instructors at the riverside entry point and given a very clear and concise briefing with safety tips. The instructors were brilliant very personable and experienced and made it fun...More

Thank Planet3484
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely afternoon with gentle paddle along the Ouse. We did the trip to Cardington and back which was relaxed pace but still lots of wildlife to see and time for a quick drink at the Barns if you wanted, or visit to the town bits...More

Thank Polly1980
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This was our second trip with Canoe Trail. Trip was a full day paddle but still allowed time for brunch at The Longholme cafe and Tea and cake at Danish Camp. We saw many Herons and Kingfishers during the journey. We particularly enjoyed the mix...More

Thank 324luisaq
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I booked a last minute canoe hire for my 13 year old niece, my husband and I to do something fun, interesting and different during the summer holidays. It cost £70 to hire a 3 man canoe for 4 hours and it was wonderful. We...More

Thank Newbridgers
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

A fantastic day with all the family! The staff were experienced, helpful and very friendly! They were patient and determined that everyone had a great day!!! We certainly had a brilliant time, my sons achieved things I wouldn’t have believed!!!

Thank ToniJMH
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Ross E
6 June 2017|
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Response from Ashley K | Property representative |
Hi there we can host you for sure on these activities, you need to book in pairs as we dont do hire as an individual. You can join one of our courses. many thanks Rich
27 May 2017|
Response from Stephen C |
Hi there. you can contact Rich and the team directly via their website. Type CanoeTrail Bedford into google and use the 'Contact us' section. They can discus costings with you as well. It would a great thing to do with the... More