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Canoe Adventures

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Guided river adventures on the River Dart Estuary, one of England's most beautiful rivers. Hire your own 8 or 12-seat 'Longbow' canoe, or join a 'by-the-seat' specials trip. Adventures normally begin at the Maltsters Arms, Tuckenhay, and Stoke...more
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16 Brooklands, Totnes TQ9 5AR, England
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

We booked a canoe experience for 10 adults (5 couples) on November 17th, which may appear optimistic to some but don't let the time of year put you off, we had a fabulous trip, ably guided by Hugh (and Rosie) and although chilly, it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Hugh was so enthusiastic and friendl through out our canoeing experience. He made it fun and interesting . Loved learning how to make a fire. We had a great experience and would definitely come back . Thoroughly recommend it Daji Family

Date of experience: September 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Great! Thanks a lot for the review and delighted you had a great time. I'll make sure Hugh gets your feedback. Best wishes. Hal

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Hal and team were absolutely fantastic. Very friendly, well organised, professional and fun. We had a group of 36 and it was a great afternoon spent of the river. Would definitely recommend as a go to activity if you are in the area!

Date of experience: September 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thanks Jono, glad you enjoyed it. Best wishes. Hal

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing couple of days on the river. The guys were so knowledgeable and funny. We had two teams of men and naturally things got a bit competitive. Luckily I was on the winning canoe both times so that was good. Would highly recommend this to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thanks for the review, Tom. Glad you had a great time. You have an amazing group there. cheers. Hal

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Hugh and Hal were absolutely outstanding! Great fun, very knowledgeable of the area, and very willing to accommodate. Will definitely be doing this again, and now I know how well ran it is, I will take my family too! Can’t recommend them enough!

Date of experience: September 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Great. thanks for the review. Look forward to seeing you again with your family. Best wishes. Hal

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing overnight trip with these guys, 10 out of 10. We will definitely be coming back to do this again.

Date of experience: September 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thanks Michael. Thanks for bringing such an amazing group. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers. Hal

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We had the most wonderful afternoon on our canoe adventure, as a large family group from 6 years up it was enjoyed by all. Hugh was so knowledgable about the surroundings and nature. We opted to take food and make a fire on the riverbank...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks very much for your review. Delighted you had a good time. Will make sure Hugh receives your feedback. Best wishes. Hal

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this area of Devon for many years and only just found this gem! We will definitely be back! Our trip yesterday was with my two kids (11&12)- husband decided to stay mainland. Thought it maybe too much on my own...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi! Thanks so much for your review. We'll make sure Hugh receives it. Delighted you enjoyed it. We don't want to be a secret for ever so please feel free to tell everyone! Best wishes. Hal

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Superb trip along the river. Our guide Hugh was knowledgeable engaging and great with all our kids(5,10 &12). We went out mid afternoon and came back early evening after ice cream stop, shoreside campfire and loads of great bird,fish and seal watching out on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thanks Louise. Delighted you enjoyed it. Thanks so much for the review. Looking forward to the overnight next year already! Please give as much notice as you can for that one as date options are much more limited with access to campsites etc. Best wishes....More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We spent an amazing 5 hours on the water and had the MOST fun! We were a party of 10 and Hal was the most wonderful skipper. He was especially good with the only teenager in the party, involving him in the various activities as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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HalGillmore, Owner at Canoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi! Thanks so much for the review! delighted you enjoyed it and I look forward to meeting you all again. Best wishes. Hal

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Kay M
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Response from HalGillmore | Property representative |
Hi Kay.Sorry the delay in reply. Yes, these Canoe Adventures are suitable for all ages. The youngest we've had is two weeks old! Best wishes Hal
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