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Kayak Rental

Stanstead Abbotts

Paddle on the River Lea and Stort in our single person Ethos 10 touring kayaks.

Enjoy a two and a half hour self guided paddling session from our boat store at Stanstead Abbotts meeting near Hertford County Yacht Club . Kayak, buoyancy aid and paddle are provided for your paddling session. . A paddle upstream towards Stanstead Abbotts or downstream towards Rye house is possible on this tour.*Suitable for experienced paddlers and families with paddling experience.

What to bring

A change of clothing is recommended for paddling, wear jogging type kit rather than jeans and trainers or neoprene boots


This Longer trip on the river requires portaging around locks on the navigation. You should be able to get into and out of your boat unaided from a 0.5 metre platform.


Self guided paddles allow you to explore the local waterways on the River Lea and Stort Navigation. A trip one lock up is possible in 2.5 hours, or have a shorter paddle to a local Riverside Pub and Restaurant.

£35 per adult
£25 per child

Sat, 5th Jun
12:30 - 16:00 · 5 spaces left


Where we'll meet

Meeting point is a short walk from the Lea Valley car park in Stanstead Abbotts. We will meet at the Whoosh Explore boat store outside Hertford County Yacht Club. You will need to be able to carry the boats and equipment to the river yourself which is a 5 minute walk from the base.

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