Experiences

Evening Paddle

  • 1hr, 2hr or 3 hour, unsupervised paddle boarding sessions along the River Stour
  • Come down to The Henny Swan to blow off some steam after a hard day’s work.
  • Anyone under the age of 18, must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Prices – 1hr £16.50, 2hrs £28, 3hrs £40

PLEASE ARRIVE TO YOUR SESSION AT LEAST 15 MINUTES EARLY AND READY TO GO ON THE WATER.

Come and blow off some steam after a hard day’s work. What a perfect way to finish the day, paddle boarding on the beautiful River Stour. You can choose from 1hr, 2hrs or even 3 hours dependent on the time of year. Paddle up or down the River Stour, taking in the beautiful countryside and wildlife. Sessions start from £16.50 per person.

NOTE: IF MEMBERS OF YOUR GROUP ARE BRINGING THEIR OWN CRAFT, THEY WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A LAUNCH PASS FROM THE PUB BEFORE GOING ON THE WATER. THEY ALSO WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO LAUNCH UNTIL THE PUB IS OPEN. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE HENNY SWAN.

The Joys Of An Evening Paddle

The River Stour in the evening is a magical place, come and paddle board in the evening cool air. The sun will be setting, and different wildlife will come out whilst you paddle gently passed. Come down to our Paddle Boarding base at The Henny Swan and. You can choose from 1hr, 2hrs, or even 3hrs dependent on the time of year. Obviously the longer you hire the more of the river you will see. Paddle up or down the River Stour, taking in the beautiful countryside and wildlife you will never see from the road. We use the best equipment and supply buoyancy aids to keep you safe on the water. Before you head out one of our team will give you a safety and paddle briefing so you can maximize the fun on the water.

Experience Overview

The ins and outs of an evening paddle

Safety

Optional buoyancy aid

Duration

Sessions from 1 hour

Board length

3200mm

Unsupervised

Activity

Minimum age

7 years old

Location

The Henny Swan

Useful info

Supervision & restrictions

We offer both Supervised and unsupervised sessions. Please check out the details on the experience page before booking.

Before every session we will provide a safety and paddle briefing.

Supervised sessions are currently only being run from The Henny Swan site.

Who is it suitable for?

This sport is suitable for ages 7 and over.

If you have younger children, they can go on the front of the board with you. You will need to supply a life jacket for anyone under the age of 7.

If hiring a Kayak, all under 18s must be accompanied on the same craft by an adult.

You don’t have to stand up, you can sit or kneel on these boards.

Safety information

Buoyancy aids are recommended and must be worn at all times.

All participants must be able to swim; we do not recommend Paddle Boarding or kayaking for non-swimmers.

You cannot be under the influence of alcohol whilst on the crafts.

Children under the age of 18 must be always accompanied by an adult

Additional info

We supply the paddleboard (or Kayak), the paddle, Buoyancy aid, Wet shoes. We also have dry bags and phone cases if required.

Bring a change of clothes – Just in case!

Please turn up 15 minutes before your booking for a safety and paddle briefing.

Wetsuits not available.

If you want to eat or drink at The Henny Swan or The Boathouse Sudbury, please contact them directly.

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