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Shrewsbury Canoe Hire

| The Quarry Park by the Port Hill Bridge, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
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Half day trip on Saturday

Had a lovely time going up and down the river, started at quarry Park and paddled up stream for a... read more

Reviewed today
Jonnie G
via mobile
Lovely way to spend an afternoon

Went for the three-hour half-day option. Really enjoyable afternoon. Good value. Felt we were given... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
TimboTFTW
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Hire a canoe & explore the River Severn around Shrewsbury. Enjoy the natural beauty of the river from a unique perspective. We offer short canoe hire sessions from The Quarry Park, Shrewsbury. Turn up and hire one. as well as Half and Full day canoe Hire Our canoes are perfect for group and family outings with a difference, for all abilities.
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“great fun” (9 reviews)
“the river” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| The Quarry Park by the Port Hill Bridge, Shrewsbury SY1 1HH, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had a lovely time going up and down the river, started at quarry Park and paddled up stream for a couple hours and returned in one. After stopping off a few times on the way, enjoying some food and the spectacular environment, we had an...More

Thank Jonnie G
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went for the three-hour half-day option. Really enjoyable afternoon. Good value. Felt we were given all the help and advice we needed. Would certainly recommend and will be going back

Thank TimboTFTW
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to spend the afternoon. Good value, clean fun. The river is beautiful. Looking forward to the next time.

Thank Mumontheroad
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time at the quarry in Shrewsbury on the river. The gentleman who set us up was incredibly helpful especially with my nervous/stubborn three year old who didn’t want to have a go. He gave her and my five year old son...More

Thank nethelston14
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all have a wonderful afternoon! The boats were clean and well tended to, no disrepair to be seen. We had a quick and informative safety talk first of all. The kids were given nets to keep them occupied (and to aid splashing mummy n...More

Thank Helen B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a double canoe from Montford Bridge to Shrewsbury and oh what a wonderful day. Nigel turned up with the boat on time gave us hints on lunch stops and look out points for the river and off we went. The sound of the...More

Thank Shelly J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and the wife have done this twice and found it to be a lovely way to spend an hour on a hot day. Definitely recommend these canoes.

Thank funk t
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely time. It is easy to get to, and reasonably priced. The river is so peaceful and we spent a delightful afternoon paddling about.

Thank KazSeq
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun! An hour well spent! We never canoed before but it was very easy to pick up and really enjoyable! Definitely recommend!

Thank nicmcconnell1992
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a peaceful, relaxing way to drift away a sunny afternoon! Kids and parents loved it. Really friendly service and good value too. Everything's provided- just turn up amd relax...

Thank Matt C
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jane1234310
26 July 2016|
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Response from ShrewsburyCanoeHire | Property representative |
Hi Hire at the quarry is for 30 or 60 min hire at £15 or £25 for the boat, You can get 2 - 3 Adults in the boat or 2 Adults and 2 Kids
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