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The River Wye Canoe Hire Company
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“half day trip”(4 reviews)
“kerne bridge”(5 reviews)
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Wilton Road, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5JA, England
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All reviews running high half day trip kerne bridge the river staff were friendly wildlife briefing picnic canoe symonds scenery peregrine bank campsite
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

First off, you get a life jacket, helmet and barrels to put your bags in. They also have a key hold so you don’t lose car keys, then it’s a 20/30 minute drive in a mini van (they take you) to your first destination. They...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Theyummypancake
Reviewed 4 June 2018

A group of us kayaked from Ross on Wye to Symonds Yat. It was a perfect day, as we did it in early June, we saw lots of wildlife including loads of ducklings and cygnets. We took a picnic and stopped by the river bank...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jennie R
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Really well organised; friendly staff and great experience: we saw kingfishers and peregrine falcons.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Krzys66
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My husband and I hired a canoe and took our dog along too. We started at Ross on Wye and finished at Symonds Yat [where we were staying]. It was a lovely day, albeit a little tiring towards the end of the day, but that's...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank woowoo68
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We used this company for a half day trip from Kerne Bridge down to Symonds Yat. They were very efficient and I thought good value. The safety brief was spot-on and as the river was running high they rafted us together. despite not the greatest...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mikemoss55
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We three 60ish friends hired a canoe for the relaxed 11 a.m. Trip and had a wonderful time. I had read reviews of other companies and was not disappointed with this one. The 2 men who briefed us on safety were thorough and even carried...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Martha275
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Had a great day, all very well organised by Mark and the gang. They were really accommodating and even kind enough to give us a lift back when we got a bit stranded! Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank awrc1989
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We had a two day hire arranged and Mark & team couldn't have been more helpful. They were flexible on the drop-in and pick-up times and locations. All equipment included and we enjoyed a thoroughly good weekend.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Picture this. You and 10 mates sat in boats rafted together floating down river. The sun is out and you have a drink in hand. There's music playing and laughs all round. This is the weekend that we just had and we will be doing...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Came yesterday with my 9 year old son, his grandad, his uncle and a friend. Had a 2 and 3 person canoe and we all had great fun. 14 mile trip down the river which my son loved. Stopped off for a roast at the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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