The Severn Canoe Trail 7 Day

The Severn Canoe Trail 7 Day

£450.00

So you want to take on something big and meaningful in 2019 ?

Our River Severn  Trail is a 125 mile canoe trail from Welshpool to Gloucester

“The Severn 7 Day Challenge” was the original concept and so is set up to make it achievable yet not losing the challenge element 

you will still have to cover the miles  but without being under pressure you will certainly feel a sense of achievement for completing the challenge in 7 days yet a tinge of sadness for it being over and a desire to experience again since you will have seen so much along the way that you would love to go back to and spend more time at

Cost is for two persons sharing a canoe and includes:

  • Hire of two man canoe for the trip
  • Paddles and buoyancy aids
  • Dry Barrels
  • Waterproof Maps
  • River Guide
  • Camping Guide
  • Full River Saftey Guide
  • British Waterways Licence to go though Locks ( saves so much time and effort otherwise you would be portaging)
  • Support: We will stay in contact with you during the week via text, updating you on any river level or weather issues that may arise and making sure your on track for your finish point or re calculate for you if need be
  • Safety: We also track your boat for extra Saftey so we know how your progressing or easy to track you down in an emergency
  • Free Parking for your vehicle can be arranged for the week or a pick up from  local train station.
  • Drop off: We will drop you off with your boat and equipment at start point,
  • Pick Up: Once you make your finish point we arrange pick up of yourselves, boat & equipment, to be returned to car

 

See more trip information below

To ensure your ultimate experience we only take 1 group/boat booking per schedule departure day so once a day is booked it’s all yours.
 
You can book your date now online with a 25% deposit securing your departure date.
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Description

Take on a 7 day canoe trip challenge of a lifetime as you make your own adventures along the River Severn with our Severn Canoe Trail 

 

At 125 miles from Welshpool to Gloucester, On your 7 day canoe trip you will average at about 20 miles a day, as you take on our River Severn canoe trail,  along the beautiful views & wild remote stretches where you will feel like a canoe trail blazer as you pass by

The trip was originally designed around 7 day canoe trip this allows for enough of a challenge with out having to beast yourself

Although you will still have to cover the miles and you will certainly feel a sense of achievement for completing the challenge,
logistics campsite wise works the easiest and is most flexible on the 7 day canoe trip ie you can have a short day or push-on with a good day at lest in some parts of the trip.

 

Start & finish points: Its your Canoe trip or challenge  so we are flexible depending on ability and environmental conditions. We can easily modify the trip to suit and arrange a pick up any where along the River Severn  should you need.

 

Free Parking: For your vehicle can be arranged for the week or a pick up from a local train station.

 

River Severn along wooded banksDrop off: We will drop you off with your boat and equipment at your start point, making sure your fully briefed and provided with maps of the River Severn as a canoe trail for you and safety cards for your Journey, as well as dry barrels and dry Bags for your kit.

 

Support: We say its an Adventure but, we will stay in contact with you during the week via text, updating you on any river level or weather issues that may arise and making sure your on track for your finish point or re calculate for you if need be.


Safety:
We also track your boat for extra Saftey so we know how your progressing or easy to track you down in an emergency

 

Wild Camping on the River Severn Accommodation: This is a self supported trip.  You can choose to aim for official campsites along the route, or if you’re a small group you can sometimes get away with wild camping along the river bank on a beach.
It is possible to glam camp and/or BB it along the way, however this can fix you to a schedule more making it more of a challenge in places

 

Pick Up: Once you have finished your adventure and have reached your finish point we arrange pick up of yourselves, boat & equipment, to be returned to Shrewsbury ( if that is what you require).

 

Cost is for two persons sharing a canoe and includes:

  • Hire of two person canoe for the trip
  • Paddles and buoyancy aids
  • Dry Barrels
  • Waterproof Maps
  • River Guide
  • Camping Guide
  • Full River Safety Guide
  • British Waterways Licence to go though Locks ( saves so much time and effort otherwise you would be portaging)
  • Support: We will stay in contact with you during the week via text, updating you on any river level or weather issues that may arise and making sure your on track for your finish point or re calculate for you if need be
  • Safety: We also track your boat for extra safety so we know how your progressing or easy to track you down in an emergency
  • Free Parking for your vehicle can be arranged for the week or a pick up from  local train station.
  • Drop off: We will drop you off with your boat and equipment at start point,
  • Pick Up: Once you make your finish point we arrange pick up of yourselves, boat & equipment, to be returned to car

Not Included

  • Food & Drinks
  • Camping fees/Accommodation
  • Accommodation: This is a self supported & self guided trip.  You can choose to aim for official campsites along the route, or if you’re a small group you can sometimes get away with wild camping along the river bank on a beach.
  • Camping equipment ( Tent, Sleeping bag, Stove, pots etc.)

7 days to much of a challenge or just not enough time to do it and enjoy the adventure and you  want a bit longer then check out our 10 Day Trip 
or if your wishing to do in a quick time then see our 5 Day Challenge 

To ensure your ultimate experience we only take 1 group/boat booking per schedule departure day so once a day is booked it’s all yours.
 
You can book your date now online with a 25% deposit securing your departure date.

Five Day Severn Canoe Challenge      Seven Day Severn Canoe Trail     Ten Day Seven Canoe Adventure