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WKCC and UWCKC Lakes Weekend

Another great joint club weekend in the Lake District for WKCC and UWCKC (Upton Warren Canoe and Kayaking Club) to follow on from the Brecon weekend last week. Thanks to Emma J we had a great location at Lowick School Bunkhouse, a family run business who also run outdoor activities. For Friday nearly all rivers…

Llangollen 2016

After a great week in Scotland we followed this up with another great week in Llangollen kindly arranged by Claire. At the time water was hard to find but we made the most of it. Mel took a group to Llyn  Tegid on Saturday and I took a group on the Dee from Glyndyfrdwyr down…

Dart Weekend March 2015

All Dart weekend reports will appear here. First one from Sue T with a summary of Saturday nights game :- After dinner on Saturday night we played a game for which everyone present had previously answered some questions to create a secret profile of little known facts about themselves. Everyone then had to guess whom…

Bouncy Barle Reports

Saturday 3rd January 2015 and 17 of us made an early start to head down to Exmoor. We met in the car park at Dulverton at 9:30 and as per weather forecast it had rained most of the night and the river had some zip to it.

Brecon 2014 – Home Page – First reports

Please add all Brecon 2014 trip reports and articles to this post so we can keep them all together . Here is some background information. Trip reports can be posted by Graham, Clive or Adam and some other committee members. Brecon Weekend Paddling Info. 3* candidates and anyone either coaching or moving towards coaching then…

Teme – an introduction moving water for Ryan

Ham Bridge to Knightwick Sunday 19th October Paul, Kevin, Sue T, Caroline, Rita, Ian, Sue C and myself paddled from Ham Bridge to Knightwick today (Not forgetting Roy, who was once again chief taxi driver).

‘Rita, Sue and Simon Too’ Thursday 19th June, 2014

Simon Cosson, Sue Tadman and Rita O’Reilly paddled from Ham Bridge to Knightwick. Our usual access was overgrown with stingers and other nasty plants so we slid the boats down a steep, newly-made access that, most likely, was used with higher river levels.  Using a throw rope around a tree, we lowered ourselves onto a…

Paddle Sunday 29th – Middle Severn

Paddle Sunday 29th, meet 10am at The Boat Inn, 209 Ferry Road, Jackfield, Ironbridge Gorge, Telford TF8 7LS, Shropshire. Please contact Caroline 07909537760 if interested. This is a great trip through Ironbridge suitable for kayaks or Open Boats. Jackfield can be portaged if needed.

Llangollen Trip Day 3 – Dee, Chain Bridge to end of Town Falls.

The paddling group was smaller. Adam, Graham, Mat S, Ben, Fitz, Emma, Roy, Sue, Lu ,Max, Andy C, Jenny and Claire. We paddled from The Chain Bridge Hotel to Town Falls in Llangollen. It was a beautiful warm day, I think a lot of us regretted having so many layers on.