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Canadian Canoe Taster

Emailed Chester Kayaks as my wife and I wanted to try out hand at Canadian canoeing. Nic advised a... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
CPWKRW
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Amazing day out ! Farndon - Sandy Lane canadian canoe trip

My partner and myself went on a Canadian Canoe trip in the first week of July. The booking was easy... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
ypct
,
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Emailed Chester Kayaks as my wife and I wanted to try out hand at Canadian canoeing. Nic advised a 2 hour self guided session as it was to be our first time. We booked and arrived last Saturday to be met by Sarah. She was...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

My partner and myself went on a Canadian Canoe trip in the first week of July. The booking was easy beforehand with all relevant information given. We started at 8:30am (for the full day 6 hours trip) at Sandy Lane and was met onsite by...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here for a open day and got to try canoeing for a couple of pound. My 8 year old daughter and 22 year old sister loved it and we found the guys who was running the club really helpful, friendly and willing to...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We hired a Canadian canoe for the day for the 12 mile Farndon to Chester trip. Paul picked us up at Sandy Lane and made everything very easy. The trip itself was beautiful with plenty to see - we spotted at least 10 kingfishers along...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Had great 1/2 day trip (Eccleston to Chester), 1 adult 2 teens with 1 canoe & 1 kayak. Well organised, equipment in good condition. Colin & Dale very friendly & helpful so everyone was relaxed. Lovely calm river so great for beginners! Will definately do...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2014

We did the half day trip in a Canadian canoe. Dale was excellent, very friendly and gave us a short and thorough briefing. All the equipment was provided and in very good condition. The river is quiet and scenic. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Gary B
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Reviewed 12 September 2014

Went with a bunch of friends of the full day trip from Farndon in 6 canadians and 1 kayak. What a great day we had: super weather, good equipment, couple of stops along the way to enjoy the views. Saw a couple of kingfishers. Dale...More

Thank Alan D
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Went with a couple of friends on the half day kayak trip and had a fantastic time. The owner was extremely helpful and couldn't do enough for us. Beautiful route with lovely views. We even had time to have a picnic on the way. Perfect...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2014

We had a wonderful day on my husbands birthday on a guided canoe expedition with Colin, our world champion canoeist. We were told how to canoe safely and then guided safely down stream from Farndon to Chester. Colin pointed out buzzards, a kingfisher and other...More

Thank Marion B
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Reviewed 12 August 2014

Great communication from booking, answered plenty of questions. Good price for canoe hire, buoyancy aids included. We did the 2 hr or 1/2 day trip, great for a lovely day on calm waters - would highly recommend for people new to kayaking..!

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rthc2015
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Response from Mark H | Property representative |
Hi Ruth Thanks for your perseverance. Apologies for a lack of contact but we’ve not picked a voicemail messsage from yourself i’m Afraid. I will try your number during the week and hope we can help you get on the river soon... More
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