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  • Enjoy a day out in the Wye Valley surrounded by beautiful scenery and plentiful wildlife by canoeing or kayaking the River Wye with Wye Canoes. We offer something to suit everyone's tastes, from a lazy paddle to
    running the rapids!

  • Why not experience the thrill of the grade 2 rapids either on your own
    or with one of our experienced river guides, or take on more
    activities by combining canoeing with bushcraft, climbing,
    orienteering or mountain biking!

  • Why not enjoy the beautiful Wye Valley accompanied by our highly experienced guides. Their tips and local knowledge will ensure a safe and fulfilling outdoor experience.

  • Our friendly, extremely well qualified instructors are on hand to coach you whatever your level of expertise. Why not improve your canoeing skills on one of our improver courses.

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Wye Canoes Ltd - Canoe Hire and Instruction

Wye Canoes are Adventure Experts with years of experience Providing Professional and friendly Canoe & Kayak Hire, Guided River Trips, Expert Tuition and Courses on the River Wye, as well as a range of Outdoor Activities and Multi Activity Adventures in the Wye Valley including Stand-Up Paddle Boarding, Bushcraft, Gorge Scrambling, Archery, Climbing and Abseiling, Orienteering, and Barrel Rafting!

Canoeing the beautiful River Wye is one outdoor experience not to be missed, voted by the WWF as the public's favourite river! So whether it's running the rapids at Symonds Yat or just taking a lazy cruise through stunning scenery of the Wye Valley, come and experience this unique river for yourselves. Wye Canoes offers great outdoor activities to suit everyone's tastes.

Experience this stunning location at its best with our affordable half/full or multi-day Professionally Guided River Trips, or if it's just the equipment you're after then look no further than our Self Guided River Trips either which are perfect for small or large groups and beginners to experienced canoeists. Our equipment is modern, safe and reliable and we have highly trained, experienced river guides and instructors who will ensure you get the most out of your day out and are on hand should you need any friendly tips or advice.

Wye Canoes Kayaking on the River Wye

We offer great value adventure experiences which often combine exciting outdoor activities with canoeing or kayaking, or you can have a fun day out Climbing, Gorge Scrambling, Hiking, Orienteering, Archery or learning Bushcraft and Survival skills in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean. These Adventure Experience Packages are ideal for large groups, corporate team building, and stag or hen parties. We also provide professional One to One Instruction to develop your canoe, kayak or SUP skills, plus a range of Courses in Coaching Paddlesport, Bushcraft and Survival, First Aid and Safety & Rescue.

Based in Symonds Yat West, on the edge of the Forest of Dean between Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth, we offer all these fantastic activities and outdoor pursuits to take advantage of our idyllic location at the heart of the Wye Valley.

If you need any advice regarding your Wye Valley Adventure please don't hesitate to call and speak to a member of our expert team !

AALA Licenced Company

Call 01600 890027 or email
to book your Outdoor Adventure with Wye Canoes.

BCU Approved Company

River Wye Canoe
Hire & Trips

River Wye Canoe Hire & Wye Valley Canoe Trips

We can offer half-day, full-day or multi-day canoe trips to take advantage of and take in the breathtaking scenery of this most picturesque location.
Why not come and check it out for yourselves!

Coaching &

Canoe and Kayak Coaching and Instruction on the River Wye

We offer affordable, quality one to one instruction, or have courses designed to develop your allround paddling skills. Plus qualification courses in BCU / UKCC Coaching Paddlesport, First Aid & Foundation Safety & Rescue.

River Trips

Guided River Trips

Professional guides will take you through magnificent scenery following the river as it meanders through the spectacular Wye Valley. Available to groups of all sizes and ages to create a fantastic river experience.

Youth & School

Youth / School Group Activities

With highly experienced instructors in dealing with youth groups we can help children learn new skills, build up their confidence and expand their education, creating unique experiences that will stay with them forever!

Group & Corporate

Outdoor Wye Valley Corporate, Stag & Hen Group Activities

We are experts in creating fun bespoke outdoor experiences to suit your budget and tastes. We promise fantastic days out in stunning surroundings that your company, group, stag or hen party will never forget!

Charity Events
& Challenges

Wye 100 Charity Challenge!

Why not challenge yourself, family, friends or collegues to do one of the Challenges that Wye Canoes can offer.
This can mean paddling distances of up to 30 miles per day, so not for the feint hearted!

Days Out

Multi-Activity Canoeing Days Out in the Wye Valley

Experience more than one sport by combining canoeing through stunning scenery from Kerne Bridge to Symonds Yat with bushcraft, climbing, orienteering or mountain biking, accompanied by qualified guides who inspire and teach you.

Bushcraft & Survival

Bushcraft and Survival Training in the Wye Valley

Bushcraft is about surviving and thriving in the great outdoors and the acquisition of skills both modern and ancient including fire craft, tracking, hunting, fishing, shelter building, with the use of tools such as knives and axes.

Book Your Outdoor Adventure with Wye Canoes

Book your trip with Wye Canoes and experience the best outdoor activities that the Wye Valley has to offer! Wye Canoes offers a friendly, professional and personal service, so why not give us a call and begin your adventure!

Call 01600 890027 to book!

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Based At (Meeting Point B): Riverside, Behind Paddocks Hotel, Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR9 6BL
Registered Office & Contact Address:
Hillcrest, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire HR9 6BN
Phone: 01600 890027
Mobile: 07789 895082

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