The UK is perfectly placed for a paddleboarding escape, whether it be on the sea, river or loch.
Top 3 reasons for booking paddleboarding holidays in the Lake District
- Incredible scenery and a wide variety of lakes to explore
- A great place to camp if you need to save on accommodation
- Local transport means you can try a number of places without the need for a car
Top 3 Paddleboarding Holidays in the Lake District
Here our our picks for the top paddleboarding holidays in the Lake District.
Thirlmere Paddleboard Tour
More experienced paddleboarders might want to check out this rugged wilderness adventure in the Lake District. Take a 4-hour paddle along Thirlmere Lake, honing your paddle skills and learning touring and navigation techniques as you go. You’ll cruise for 6 km through some exceptional scenery past steep rocky walls and thickly forested banks. Keep your eyes open for wildlife as you cruise along, and listen as your guide teaches you about the fascinating history of this lake – dating back to the 1800s.
Boards, paddles, buoyancy aids, and dry bags are provided, and you can hire wetsuits to save you having to transport your own kit.
Derwent Water Paddleboard Tour
The Derwent Water SUP Tour experience is designed for people of varying levels, including ambitious beginners and fun loving intermediate paddlers, it is completely adaptable to suit your individual or groups needs and experience. Perfect for getting your friends involved and allowing them a safe and fun introduction into paddleboarding while enjoying a healthy group activity, but equally suitable for existing paddle boarders looking to improve their skill and discover the adventure of touring on paddleboard. You will get to enjoy a fully guided experience and our instructor will be on hand to keep you safe and help you get the most out of your adventure.
SUPfari Lake District Paddleboard River Tour
Photo: David Dixon
A hugely enjoyable and memorable Lake District paddle boarding experience for beginners looking for some adventure or paddleboarders with a bit more experience, offering an amazing session with a friendly and fun, qualified instructor. The lesson provides you with the technique, knowledge and foundational skills to improve and excel at paddleboarding. With the safety induction complete, you will then head out with your guide on the water, enjoying a paddleboard safari along the beautiful River Brathay, which borders the historic counties of Lancashire and Westmorland, with stunning views of the Langdale Pike skyline right in the heart of the Lake District.
Last Updated on January 25, 2023 by Paddleboarding Holidays