River Tweed - Guided 3 Day Canoe Adventure
The Scottish Borders for centuries were the sites of battles and
raids, this trip takes us through both Scotland and England on one of
Britain's best Rivers. Throughout the journey, we see the river banks
change from winding fields to rocky outcrops and features ancient
Starting near Innerleithen, this river journey
incorporates a mixture of rapids caulds and drops as well as peaceful
paddling through stunning scenery and finishes in the Tweed Estuary at
Berwick upon Tweed. We will camp on islands and at the riverside, where
you can relax and enjoy the evening's peace quiet, and splendor.
will be plenty of opportunities to improve your paddling skills with
our qualified and experienced guides, who are eager to share their
Day 1: Meet at Paxton House, near Berwick upon Tweed. We will issue equipment pack bags and then transfer to Innerleithen, where we start our paddle. Overnight we will be camping.
Day 2: Continue downstream towards the Northumberland Coast. Again we pass through open winding stretches of water, negotiate rapids, and caulds. Night 2 we hope to make it to Norham, where we will camp overnight on a small island.
Day 3 is the final leg, finishing in the estuary at
Berwick, here we often see dolphins and seals playing in the river as
well as local net fishermen, fishing from traditional rowboats for
Optional Day: We can add an extra day to this trip starting in Peebles (If you want to add this please let us know. The extra day is £95 per person
- Canoe for 2 people
- Safety Equipment
- Drybag (70 liters) for storing equipment
- Transfers upstream to Innerleithen
- Long john wetsuit and spray top
- Services of your Guide
What's not included:
- Tents (Can be hired - add at checkout)
- Sleeping Bags (Can be hired - add at checkout)
- Inflatable Thermarest (Can be hired - add at checkout)
- Stove and Gas (Can be hired - add at checkout)
When do we run this trip:
This Adventure is
available from Easter to the end of September. You cannot book online.
To discuss options, please contact us either by Phone 01665 602925 or by