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Canoe Wild

Canoe Wild


Canoe Wild Reopening on the 29th of March 2021

Canoe Wild will be setting sail once more and offering customers a unique opportunity to paddle a stretch of the beautiful River Stour, just outside Canterbury. Taking in the scenery by Canoe, Kayak, or Paddle Board you can enjoy having an adventure, spending time with family and friends as well as observing some wonderful wildlife. 

Canoe Wild offers 1-hour trips at both their Fordwich and Grove Ferry sites, as well as 3-hour hires traveling from Fordwich to Grove Ferry, the perfect opportunity for picnicking on the water as you paddle.

They also welcome the return of their exclusive Sunset paddles, offering an exceptional moonlight paddle trip, fully guided and with the chance to spot the Kentish Stour Beavers.

Canoe Wild also offers group bookings for those looking to get together to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, or any special occasion. School and Scout groups can also experience time out on the water, enjoying multi-activities, paddle lessons and raft building.

For those looking to take their paddling to the next level, Canoe Wild offers, paddle instruction, courses and awards to individuals and groups.

Canoe Wild has Covid-19 safe measures and protocols in place and will be following all government rules regarding Covid-19.

To find out more or to book your paddle on the River Stour contact Canoe Wild at

What you need to know
Opening times

Open March to November.


Grove Ferry, Upstreet, Canterbury CT3 4BP