Even within Yorkshire, recreational boating comes in an amazing variety of shapes and sizes.
Here, we'll concentrate simply on what takes place on Rivers, Creeks and Headwaters:
- Lowland River / Inland Navigation Touring
- Gentle River-Tripping
- Steep Creeking
- Expedition Boating
- Extended Wilderness Tripping
- Beyond-the-Paddle Journeying
- Playboating, including Freestyle / Rodeo and Squirtboating
We list dozens of other varieties of boating under:
- Challenge, Adventure and Exploration: Open Water and Coastal
- Adventure Racing and Fitness in Nature
- Learning, Supporting Personal Development and Serving Others
Explore to find recreational options as different as Surfzone Playboating, Rock-Hopping and Kayak Fishing, and competition options as different as Quadrathlon, Canoe Polo and events for International 10 Square Metre Sailing Canoes!
Challenge, Adventure and Exploration: Rivers, Creeks and Headwaters... news
Washburn Boaterfest 2017
A weekend of Playboating & Boater-X on England's Premier Dam Release River
On Monday 24th July, Colin Skeath and Davis Gould-Duff successfully completed the first ever circumnavigation of mainland Britain by open canoe...
Challenge, Adventure and Exploration: Rivers, Creeks and Headwaters... events
Song-of-the-Paddle "Big Meet" 2016 @ Ripon
Magdalen's Road, Ripon. HG4 1HX.
Annual gathering of Open Boaters - based around members of the Song-of-the-Paddle forum - getting together this year on the banks of the River Ure in North Yorkshire...
Playboating, Boater-X, National Championship Racing, a BBQ and a Party at England's Premier Dam Release River...
Summer Paddlesports Festival - Playboating, Boater-X, National Championship Racing, a BBQ and a Party at England's Premier Dam Release River...