Where can I kayak in Derbyshire?

Can you kayak in Peak District?

There are opportunities for paddling in some of the beautiful reservoirs, rivers and canals around the Peak District including: Carsington Water, Tittesworth Reservoir, the River Derwent at Matlock and the Peak Forest canal. Training is vital for anyone wanting to try canoeing or kayaking. … Kayaking courses.

Can you kayak on Ladybower Reservoir?

Canoeing is not allowed on the Derwent, Ladybower or Howden reservoirs.

Can you take your own kayak to Carsington?

Sit on Tops, Kayaks, Open Canoes and Stand Up Paddleboards are welcome.

Where can I paddle in Derbyshire?

Paddling in The Peaks, Derbyshire & Staffordshire

  • Burbage Brook, on the Longshaw Estate near Padley Gorge. …
  • Carsington Water (reservoir), Ashbourne DE6 1ST. …
  • Buxton Pavilion Gardens SK17 6BE. …
  • Chatsworth Estate Garden, Bakewell, DE45 1PP.

Where can I take my kayak in the Peak District?

These are the best places for kid-friendly kayaking & canoeing in Peak District:

  • Peaks and Paddles Outdoor Adventure.
  • Rapid Horizons Ltd.
  • Carsington Sports & Leisure Ltd.
  • White Hall Centre.
  • Tittesworth Water Sports and Activity Centre.

Can you kayak on Errwood reservoir?

There is a large dinghy park and extensive car parking facilities. No other water sport club has access to the reservoir, other than Peak Paddlers and Errwood Fly Fishing Club, with whom we maintain a close relationship. Swimming and paddling are not permitted for safety reasons.

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Can you swim in Ladybower Reservoir?

Unfortunately not as it is prohibited. People do swim in the reservoir but there are no lifeguards and therefore dangerous.

Can you run around Carsington Water?

Yes you can run around the site – it’s 8 miles all the way around the reservoir. Shorter circular walks of one mile and three miles are also available.