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Where anyone can have a fabulous fun day on the river. Great for all outdoor adventurers looking to explore Cornwall. We are a friendly family run business set in the heart of Fowey. We have a large selection of Kayaks, Stand up paddle boards and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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17 Passage Street, Fowey PL23 1DE, England
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+44 1726 833627
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a very special activity on the Fowey river, a beautiful place. We did the upriver tour with Ben in double kayaks and as near-novices we had no trouble with the paddling and saw some amazing scenery. Ben gave us plenty of breaks, when...More

1  Thank Billy59
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We went as a group of 11, from early 20s to late 70s. The guides were knowledgeable, pleasant and friendly and took us on a trip around the mouth of the River Fowey, including 1/2 hr stop for a light lunch and drinks. Great fun,...More

1  Thank Jambopanda
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had a great tour of about 4hrs along the river. We met at the quay and stopped a few times on the way to Golant. Ben told lots of stories about the river and wildlife. We then had lunch at the pub and came...More

1  Thank LondonHDL
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We have just spent the last few hours on the Kayak expedition at Fowey. The trip was professionally organised and we felt 100% safe at all times. Stopping from time to time to be given information about the area and local land marks. Would highly...More

1  Thank rngibbons
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had a great time! Our first time in a kayak and it's tougher and wetter than we expected. We paddled against the tidal flow which was hard work but with the flow on return. Rachel, our guide, was very helpful, knowledgable and told loads...More

1  Thank BristolTerry
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We really enjoyed the 45 minute trip around the harbour and up towards Golant. The Captain was very knowledgeable about the area and gave a good clear and sometimes humorous commentary. Definitely worth a trip.

1  Thank CalamityJaynep
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Hired 2 singles & one double, paid money, abruptly told us to read where we could go, which as newcomers meant nothing to us as we didnt know the area then told us to pick kayaks up go up steep hill on main road dodging...More

2  Thank kapo k
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Whilst wondering through Fowey we saw the advertisement for Fowey River Expeditions and on spec decided to book for the following day. My wife was not keen but my two teenage children were well up for it and after some carefully applied “pester power” we...More

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Janine S
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Response from Jambopanda | Reviewed this property |
Might be worth contacting the co. and asking - we were told that any too young sit safely in the kayaks/canoes could travel in the safety boat.
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