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Saviour of the Summer Washburn Weekend - CANCELLED

Date 13th - 14th June 2020

Venue Blubberhouses, North Yorkshire

Sorry - Event CANCELLED

Sorry - cancelled as part of our response to Covid 19.

It's back! Or so we hope! All being well, this will be time to dig out your favourite craft for two days of eddy hopping, surfing, bow rudders and great company.

Hosted by West Yorkshire Canoe Club for guaranteed good times!

This is an event that is sure to see Yorkshire's finest kayakers grace the mighty Washburn, as well as lots of paddler from further afield.

Full details to follow - but as always, if you have any questions feel free to send a message.

Event Page: 

What to Expect...

Full details are on The Washburn Pages... where you can explore these links:

Unless otherwise advised, the charges for British Canoeing members are £10 (adults) / £6 (under 18s) - day tickets are available for non-members. Details here.

Please note: paddling on the reservoirs is strictly prohibited.


Blubberhouses - approximately HG3 4PD by Sat Nav!

The River Washburn is a tributary of the River Wharfe, mid way between Skipton and Harrogate in the Yorkshire Dale. Events take place on the dam-controlled stretch of river between Thruscross (SE155574) and Fewston Reservoirs (SE169554) - check out the location here.


Do you think you might be coming along?

We're under pressure - The Washburn's great... but we need to be smarter in how we use it... and for that we need get a better picture of WHEN PEOPLE DECIDE!

If you even SUSPECT you will be attending, please PRE-REGISTER by e-mailing [email protected] and giving your group name and numbers!

If you pre-register and don't make it in the end - or turn up with different numbers - that's not a problem - that all helps us understand what's happening!

Join our Community...

We're on Facebook, as is the Yorkshire & Humberside Region - and we have an active Yorkshire Paddlers group for sharing events, photos and anything else.