Shrewsbury Canoe hire gives you the opportunity to hire a canoe to explore & enjoy the River Severn around Shrewsbury & The Quarry Park
Shrewsbury Canoe Hire operates during the summer months on weekends & weekdays from Frankwell Quay Shrewsbury.
We are able to offer you a turn-up and hire a canoe service you can explore the river for an hour before returning to our pontoon and continuing with your day
You can take your canoe upstream for about 40 minutes taking you out of Shrewsbury town and into the countryside before you turn around and have a swifter 20 journey back to us or simply bimble around taking in the riverside views from a whole new angle
An ideal way to explore the river as a family, when you hire canoe children can be supplied with “Shark” fishing nets which are easier for them to use than paddles
During high session, it is advisable to book your canoe hire in advance due to turn up and hire demand on the day
Safety First Canoe Hire
Shrewsbury Canoe Hire only uses experienced and qualified staff, ensuring the highest standards of safety, and your full enjoyment of this very special river experience.
Full safety equipment and safety briefs are given as part of your hire.
All hires and travel boundaries are subject to weather and river conditions on the day.
Please read our loading policy if full here
A minimum of 2 persons to a boat.
Under 18s need written parental consent.
Under 16s need an adult in the boat with them.
Under 8s must be supervised by an adult on a 1-to-1 basis all hire is subject to safety equipment fitting correctly.
All Hires are subject to the staff’s discretion on group make up as to what is the safest options for them to take part,