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Hire a canoe & explore the River Severn around Shrewsbury. Enjoy the natural beauty of the river from a unique perspective. We offer short canoe hire sessions from The Quarry Park, Shrewsbury. Turn up and hire one. as well as Half and Full day canoe...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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| The Quarry Park by the Port Hill Bridge, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
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All reviews great fun the river life jackets safety talk be booking again fishing nets spent half an hour buoyancy aids perfect activity safety brief ducks and swans safety equipment great hour lovely scenery spend an afternoon day trip flower show
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A great morning on the river, fab time had by all, new and experienced paddlers, lots of fun. Nigel was excellent, great advice. Can thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

My husband and I booked a two hour trip along the river Severn. It took us a little while to get the hang of paddling in sinc, but got there in the end. The trip was very tranquil and we saw lots of wildlife -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Well worth doing, would recommend to all people all ages. It was very easy to book, very easy to do and a really good day out!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hamish C
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Spent a lovely few hours with my son on the river. Almost immediately you have the sense of being in the middle of countryside, cows on the banks of the river, kingfishers. We swam ....

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit with our two kids (6&8 years). We received excellent costumer service. the kids enjoyed the fishing nets provided. Got a great safety briefing, Nigel was very informative and knowledgeable. We will definitely be back for another fun filled family outing.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Had a BrillAnt few hours on the water with my friend and his 6 year old lad. His first time experience and it will not be his last. A great thing to do when you have guest visiting Shrewsbury. Looking forward to attending some of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our paddle on the river in Shrewsbury. Great host, great boats. A lovely fun family outing

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The boat didn’t fit four as advertised. It was over priced for what it was. Not worth doing for more than an hour.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HelenDix
ShrewsburyCanoeHire, Owner at Shrewsbury Canoe Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hi I am sorry you didn't enjoy your trip with us, I would say that we don't have 4 man boats and so don't advertise that we do We are clear our boats will hold 2 adults & 1-2 children dependant on there size, and...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Safety first in front a memorable half hour on the Severn at Shrewsbury with my Grandson. Great value looking fwd to the next time

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Phlebos47
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Cracking day would definitely hire again 60 mins out on the river seven in the sun then on to the boat house for drinks, we turned up and all was sorted for us good advice given

Date of experience: September 2018
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jane1234310
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Response from ShrewsburyCanoeHire | Property representative |
Hi Hire at the quarry is for 30 or 60 min hire at £15 or £25 for the boat, You can get 2 - 3 Adults in the boat or 2 Adults and 2 Kids
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