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River Stour Boating

CO8 5JH, England
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Brilliant experience

Get close to nature with this trip from Sudbury to Cattawade. We did the full two day journey... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
DW33
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
A wonderful day out

We did the 1 day trip from Sudbury to Wissington. It was an absolutely wonderful day out. The... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2015
Mike B
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Colchester
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13 Sep 2016
“Brilliant experience”
11 Aug 2015
“A wonderful day out”
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Guided river tours in Canadian canoes along the River Stour on the Essex/Suffolk border. Ideal for families and friends to explore Constable Country and the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Get close to nature with this trip from Sudbury to Cattawade. We did the full two day journey (albeit across separate weekends). It was a wonderful trip, peaceful, fun, with a chance to get close to nature. The guides were knowledgeable and friendly and the...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2015

We did the 1 day trip from Sudbury to Wissington. It was an absolutely wonderful day out. The river and is breathtakingly beautiful - it's like being in another world. The guides were helpful & entertaining. I can't recommend this highly enough.

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Reviewed 11 August 2015

A very varied and enjoyable day. Excellent equipment efficient logistics. Friendly, informative and hard-working guides. 6-7 hours on the water from Sudbury to Wissington. Kingfishers, buzzards and an infinity of dragon-flies. We were very fortunate with perfect weather! We've done a fair amount of canoeing...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2014

A brilliant day's canoeing from Sudbury to Wissington with a group of 6 friends. The weather was incredible and the scenery truly amazing. We floated along with families of swans and cygnets, passed cows grazing on the river bank and WWII pill boxes now homes...More

Thank Caroline B
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

Really enjoyed this wonderful two day trip from Sudbury to Manningtree along the River Stour. Canadian canoes were stable and relatively easy to manage, although my wife who was sitting in the front (the prow) may not agree with this as I managed to steer...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2013

Our second trip, very well organised, excellent guides - outstanding scenery that's always changing along the way. Do it.

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Reviewed 15 August 2013

Had a really fantastic weekend with http://www.riverstourboating.org.uk/ canoeing down the river Stour on the border between Essex and Suffolk. Absolutely beautiful location with damsel and dragonflies’ flitting about us, wonderful wildlife everywhere! The guides (who are volunteers) were great and gave us good instruction. The...More

Thank albo2020
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

I have just had an amazing weekend on The River Stour, sometimes in Suffolk and sometimes crossing into Essex. The weekend was all run by an amazing team of volunteers from a Community Company. http://www.riverstourboating.org.uk/ The weekend was beautiful, amazing fun and very interesting. The...More

Thank Judith H
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Reviewed 15 May 2013

We are a group of 4 people (2 women & 2 men) in their early 60's and this was an experience we would not have missed. Our day of canoeing (11 miles) for the first time in our lives was led by Keith, a very...More

Thank norchris47
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