Paddling Sessions 2018

What we offer at Whoosh Explore
We have paddling sessions each day (available by advance booking on 07788444579)

River Paddles
Canoe and Kayak Rentals, River trips and paddle tours from the River Stort

Canoe Club weekend paddling sessions
Saturday morning paddling sessions take place 9.30am to 12.30am.
Our Saturday morning sessions include training for flat and white water skills in both canoes and kayaks and includes all paddling equipment. 
Kayak Rental and Canoe Rental starting at 9.30am and 12.30pm till 3pm. We can provide all the equipment to help with your paddling session with over 20 kayaks and 15 canoes to choose from we have boats to suit a wide range of paddlers.
Family paddling sessions can be arranged to head up to Harlow Mill Where there are opportunities for a Break, drink or meal at a local Pub, suitable for a first trip out or for a longer paddle head up to Sawbridgeworth Maltings for Lunchtime at the Shed or a picnic on route at Feakes Lock.

Sunday morning coaching sessions and canoe and kayak rental  from 10.30am to 3pm
at Redricks Lakes.Sawbridgeworth CM210RL all equipment provided.

Mid week Canoeing sessions 
Paddle  from £35 per Open Boat, £25 per kayak Available from 10am weekdays
9.30am to 3pm weekends. 

Canoe Trails on the River Stort
Paddle from Redricks lakes to Rye House on the River Stort
Paddle from Bishops Stortford at Twyford Lock to Redricks Lakes

To book a paddling session please email All sessions are  pre-booked and can be paid for in advance via paypal.

07788444579 or
Paddling sessions each Saturday morning at 9.30am each weekend
Paddling sessions on Sundays from 12.30pm in June
Wednesday evening paddling sessions from 6.30pm over the summer.
Midweek day time paddling sessions for pensioners on request

Family taster session on the River Stort 
17th june     paddling on a Sunday afternoon
23rd June     2 Star Training on Redricks lake
30thJune     River Tour from Redricks lake to Bishops Stortford and Southmill lock 

1st July  River Stort Tour from Bishops Stortford to Harlow 
7th July     Paddling on the River Stort
14th July 
21st July     Weekend camp on the river stort with Bushcraft training 
28th July 

8th to 15th August River Spey Tour
15th August to 1st September  August Scout Camp Lockernhead Scotland

7th 8th 9th September Sudbury to Sea tour
22nd September Scotland Canoe Symposium

29th September 1star training 


6th October 2 star training and River Stort Tour
13th October Paddle session 
20th October Paddle session 
27st October Paddle session

3rd November pool session
10th November
17th November  
24th November 


January 2019

Tom Robinson Coaching
Taster Paddling and Coaching Sessions

Peter Nash Coaching
1star and 2 star Courses Go Canoeing Taster sessions Paddling and Coaching available Each day from 7th August to 31st August on River Stort

Micro Adventures
September 7th 8th 9th Sudbury to Sea Weekend on River Stour with River Stour Trust
Canoes £100 Kayaks £80 

Pool Sessions

Pool sessions start at Stewards Pool – see for details
Saturdays from 3.30pm to 5.30pm
Stewards School Pool Harlow 
£12.50 per paddler

Paddling courses

We have a  canoes, kayaks and paddling kit for individuals and groups to paddle together.
Develop paddling skills and learn to paddle, roll and try out new techniques,
Redricks lake has a Cafe and picnic area available for after your paddle, offering the perfect location for paddling on the River Stort and exploring upstream to Sawbridgeworth or downstream to Pardon Mill on club paddling sessions.

Book out  boats for a couple of hours or take part in a guided tour of the river. 

You don't have to be a member of the club to come paddling with us