Places to Paddle

River Spey The River Spey, Scotland
This is an account of 4 day open boat paddle down the river Spey in Scotland 2005. The river Spey is an ideal river for open boating with fantastic scenery through its duration.
Symonds Yat Symonds Yat
Symonds Yat, located in the Wye Valley on the Welsh/English border appropriatmately 10 miles north of monmouth is an easy grade 2 rapid and is a popular venue for introducing paddlers to whitewater. Symonds Yat is most popular during the summer months and works best when the water is at a moderate summer levels.
Nene Whitewater Centre Nene Whitewater Centre
Nene is a man made pumped whitewater course on the outskirts of Northampton and is the perfect venue for those seeking small whitewater in a safe, clean(?) environment. For the hardened play boaters Nene is woefully small with only one feature worthy of attention, still, that said, in the heat of summer it can be worth stretching those muscles and blowing off some cobwebs!
Hurley Weir Hurley Weir
Nene is a man made pumped whitewater course on the outskirts of Northampton and is the perfect venue for those seeking small whitewater in a safe, clean(?) environment. For the hardened play boaters Nene is woefully small with only one feature worthy of attention, still, that said, in the heat of summer it can be worth stretching those muscles and blowing off some cobwebs!