Canoe Trail is a multi award winning family run watersports and outdoor activities provider. We have one of the largest fleets of canoes, kayaks and stand up paddle boards in the country coupled with a fun loving team of professional instructors.
The River Great Ouse if the heart beat of the town and Canoe Trail provide half day, full day and overnight camping trips for visitors to the town to explore Bedford’s stunning Victorian Embankment and the rural backwaters.
The Canoe Trail woodland campsite on the banks of the River Great Ouse was voted Top 52 Things to do in the world by Lonely Planet and Top 3 places for a stand up paddle board (SUP) adventure by Red Bull Magazine.
Canoe Trail host events and activities for corporate team building, stag and hen dos and other groups. We can provide 1one to one coaching, British Canoeing Qualifications and group instruction.
Canoe Trail run a wide range of youth programmes and activities including the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, our Adventure School Programme providing watersports, team challenges, bushcraft, archery and other activities. Contact us to explore Bedford’s river, enjoy some watersports activities and get closer to nature.