Hire Days

We are now fully mobile and offer a range of different activities at different locations in Shropshire. Depending on the date you choose we may be running at one of the locations below so please check our availability calendar before enquiring.

Option 1 - £20pp
Canoe and paddleboard hire in Shrewsbury

The options below will be ran on the set dates shown on the availability calendar. Free days are open to bespoke bookings.

Shrewsbury is a beautiful town to explore by river, steeped in ancient history and blessed with a lovely calm stretch of river it is the perfect place for beginners and experienced paddlers.

Boats, Boards, paddles, wetsuits and buoyancy aids included

Option 2 - £25pp
Downstream canoe trips, with optional cycle return


This amazing full day experience is perfect for active couples, & families. Start by meeting us and swapping your bicycles for a canoe and all relevant equipment. You will then embark on a 2 hour canoe trip. Once you finish you will have the chance to enjoy a riverside picnic before swapping your canoe back for your bicycle (we will transport this downstream for you). You will then finish your day with a wonderful cycle trip on Shropshire's most beautiful cycle track, the Mercian Way, which leads you back to your car.

This option is available minus the cycle return. Book just the canoe half day trip if you sort your own return transport.

Option 3 - £35pp
Canoe the aqueducts and tunnels (Llangollen)

This is a very unique experience, you paddle through 2 tunnels and over 2 aqueducts on your adventure down the Llangollen canal. This is an unguided trip with all the equipment provided. Your instructor will be on hand in case of emergency and will provide your group with a instruction and safety brief at the beginning. 

How to book

Email - Info@shirecanoes.com

Call - 07926627586

Important Information

- Advanced booking is essential
- Minimum of 2 people per group
- 7 Years old and above
-Under 12 years must be accompanied by 2 adults
- We are fully insured 
-10 off for under 14s