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Adventures and Prices


Prices and logistics

  • £35 per person
  • £25 per child (<16 years old)
  • Under 3 years: FREE!
  • Family ticket £105 (2 adults, 2 children). Saves £15!   NB. Only applies to our 'All Aboard' Adventures.  Does not apply on private boat bookings or Pub to Pub adventures.
  • 10 + paddlers (>16years old): £30 per person. **
  • Private boat bookings: minimum charge £225 per boat. **                         ** NB 13 people will need 2 boats @ £225, therefore cost is £450
  • Our standard adventures last 4.5 to 5 hours.    Times vary daily according to the tide and prior booking is essential.
  • Most adventures start and finish at the excellent Maltsters Arms, Tuckenhay (TQ9 7EQ), lying halfway between Totnes and Dartmouth. Parking is nearby. 
  • We also start from Stoke Gabriel, which is on the other side of the estuary between Totnes and Paignton, and occassionally from Totnes, Dittisham and Dartmouth. 

Groups - book your own canoe, or fleet of canoes!

  • We need a minimum crew size of 5 adults or paddling teens to be sure to have enough weight and power to operate our canoes safely.
  • Contact us and we'll find a date and time to suit your availabilty over the tides available. 
  • We will need to know your preferred dates, any specal requests, approximate numbers, ages and numbers of any under 18s, and a mobile number. 

We have a fleet of 6 canoes with a capacity to get 60 adults out on the water at any one time, up to 69 if you have very small children:

  • Three x 8 metre canoes; take up to 5-8 paddlers each.  Maximum licensed capacity is 11 people, if including small children.
  • Three x 9 metre Longbow canoes; take up to 12 paddlers each.  Maximum licensed capacity is 12 people of any age.

Optional extras for private groups:

  • To add a BBQ option - £15.  We provide the equipment to cook and help you get the right fire going, you provide the food and chefs. 
  • Extra hours in addition to the standard 4.5 to 5 hour adventure - £25 per hour per boat.  For example, time to dine on a pub lunch stop, extra time on the shore to run additional activities, paddling Totnes to Dartmouth and back.
  • Towage to ports other than Tuckenhay or Stoke Gabriel - price on asking. 

Coach access is possible from Totnes and Dartmouth only.