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4 reasons to explore Shrewsbury by canoe

Canoeing around Shrewsbury on the River Severn is an amazing experience that offers a unique way to explore the town’s natural beauty. In this blog post, we’ll discuss why canoeing around Shrewsbury is an environmentally-friendly activity that everyone should try. Low carbon footprint Canoeing is a low-carbon way to explore the town and surrounding areas….

Shrewsbury flower show fireworks 2023

  We are very exited to launch our canoe under the fireworks experience for 2023 Tickets are normally a sell out so book >>Here<< early to avoid disappointment Shrewsbury is home to one of the UK’s best flower shows in the form of the Shrewsbury Flower Show¬†that is host to a variety of stunning flower…

Job Adverts 2023

We are looking for a fun and enthusiastic person to work at our Montford Bridge and Quarry park canoe hire locations with our River Severn canoes, kayaks and paddle boards… The job role includes the following, Driving our 8 or 16 seat minibus Towing canoe trailers and the quarry kit store trailer delivering safety briefs…

River Severn Spring Clean 2023

This March / April we have joined forces with the Wild Otter app and Severn Rivers Trust to organise and support 4 litter picks on separate areas of the River Severn that we operate on. The locations are as follows 25th March – Bridgnorth to Hampton Loade 26th March – Arley to Bewdley 1st April…

FREE Throwline & Rescue Training

Saturday 28th May. Free training on how to use a throwline and how to rescue someone from the river.

Jubilee Weekend Paddle & a Pizza

SPECIAL EVENT on Sunday 5th June from 2pm. Canoe, kayak or paddleboard for an hour then relax with a wood-fired pizza from The Pizza Girls!

Special Event: April Afternoon Litter Pick in Shrewsbury

Come and collect as much litter from the river around Shrewsbury town centre as you can!

Relative Difficulty Rating

Inspired by the “chilli ratings” when picking a curry from a menu, we have created a difficulty rating for our experiences from 1 to 5.

Job opportunities in Shrewsbury & Bewdley

Hire Operator/Instructor (full-time seasonal position, Shrewsbury). Part-time positions available in Shrewsbury & Bewdley for the 2022 season