Ride the White Water of the Southern Lake District’s Rivers all the while soaking up some of the best rapids and incredible scenery in Great Britain. Starting on Windermere and building up to the famous Backbarrow Falls – this is definitely Lake District White Water Rafting UK Style!
Your White Water Adventure Starts Here!
Choose your White Water Rafting Adventure:
South Lakes – Meet near Newby Bridge
North Lakes – Meet near Penrith
The South Lakes usually runs from August until mid-April, while the North Lakes is the location from April until August.
This ensures that adventurers can experience optimal water conditions based on the time of year. The location for white water rafting is always water-dependent, and therefore, searching by date is recommended!
The North region of the Lake District offers stunning scenery on one of the most spectacular rivers in the UK. Suitable for all abilities, there are gentle stretches where you can admire the beautiful countryside, through to thrilling rapids that are great fun for everyone!
This trip offers a great white water rafting experience; travelling a shorter section of river than the Full Adventure, but still including the biggest rapid!
The adventure starts at the cosy Fox and Pheasant Pub, where you’ll be greeted by our friendly team, who will kit you up with one of our wetsuits, plus safety gear. After a short 10-15 minute walk through an enchanting alpine-style wood we will lead you down to the river! We will provide a safety briefing ready for the white-water adventure that awaits!
Lake District White Water Rafting offers a unique experience in the English Lake District. Whether you are aged 8 to 88, we want everyone to experience adventure. From family days out, hen & stag parties, team building events, or for those who just want to experience some brilliant White Water Rafting, UK Style!