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James and the lads are a MUST do.. Absolutely amazing time had by all.. mighty mighty craic .. it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Muriel K
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Great introduction to kayaking. Very professionally run. Graham was an excellent guide and tutor. A... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Tom P
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Stonehall, Trim 0000, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

James and the lads are a MUST do.. Absolutely amazing time had by all.. mighty mighty craic .. it was everyone's first time and they made it all easy and lots of fun even joined in on the jokes. Passionate about kayaking and making sure...More

1  Thank Muriel K
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Great introduction to kayaking. Very professionally run. Graham was an excellent guide and tutor. A fab way to see the countryside. With a few ‘rapids’ in the river it all became exciting as well. Then falling in a few times and getting back on the...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 3 August 2017

After many years of visiting family in the area, we finally spent a day on the River Boyne and it did not disappoint! We opted for the longer, self-guided tour so James dropped us upriver from Trim and we floated for ~4 hours until we...More

Thank J R
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We use Boyce Valley Activities every year for a small camp that we run for teenagers. This was our first year doing the river kayaking trip, and it exceeded all expectations. For about €30 per person, we were able to be picked up from the...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had a team bonding day out recently with James and Graham on their Floating through Time tour and we definitely were not disappointed.....in fact a large part of our group were very pleasantly surprised. Two rafts and a lazy history tour of Trim from the...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 7 February 2017

James and Ben have been fabulous hosts for our activities! The place is wonderful with magnificent scenaries, specially if you're going on the Kayak tour on Boyne River! Lots of fun, warm welcome, highly recommendable

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

After being told about this I rang James to arrange a work night for our company. From the moment we rang James to the activity itself, we couldn't recommend Boyne Valley Activities highly enough. Some of our party couldn't swim and we're very nervous of...More

Thank paulr9813
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I left the kids behind for once and headed to Knightsbrook Hotel for a Romantic weekend. Wondering what to do on our second day we stumbled upon Boyne Valley activities and the brilliant instructor James. While we intended to go for the...More

Thank Garnet M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Fine setting. Great staff. Good boats and kit. Well managed balance of fun and safety. Highly recommended!

1  Thank ianmscarrott
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Had a really enjoyable day. James and his team were great fun, patient with beginners (me) and even supplied a backrest for the old and decrepid (me) ! It was well organised, safe and great craic. would happily recommend it! Tom.

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Response from tomkiernan2016 | Reviewed this property |
As far as im aware they need to be booked. I'd suggest you send an email to the operators. Hope you enjoy your trip !