Have you imagined yourself paddling through water rapids, getting splashed, having laughs and exercising all at the same time? Whitewater rafting is the ultimate outdoor excursion. It's a thrilling way to spend the day, and now, you can experience it yourself with the best white water rafting UK excursion package around.
With this white water rafting UK experience, you'll take on water rapids in an inflated raft. Water spills in as you use your paddles to navigate around rocks or man-made obstacle courses. There is sure to be plenty of excitement and heart pounding thrills before the fun is done.
If you've never been whitewater rafting before, this is the best white water rafting UK experience to choose. Absolutely no experience is necessary beforehand. Prior to hitting the water rapids, an instructor from the water centre sponsoring the white water rafting UK experience will teach you what you need to have fun and stay safe on the water. Experienced rafters will benefit from this brief refresher course, too.
After you have become well versed in the commands the instructor will use throughout your excursion and learned how to paddle properly, you will be set to take on one of the courses or areas that the white water centre services. If names like the Muncher, the Cheese Block," the Looping Pool" and the "Washing Machine" are any indication, you're in for a wild time, but you can feel confident knowing that the instructor will be there the entire time to guide you through.
Part of what makes this the best white water rafting UK experience for newcomers and veterans alike is the flexibility to choose the white water centre that you prefer. You can head to Northampton or Nottingham to try your skills on a man-made obstacle course with water rapids and challenging passes to navigate. There are also opportunities to go whitewater rafting in natural water rapids in Scotland or Wales. You can pick any of the challenging courses that you wish when you purchase this white water rafting UK excursion.
The cost for the experience includes everything that you need for whitewater rafting. Along with the complete 2-hour excursion that includes a lesson, you'll get helmets, paddles and flotation devices from the white water centre, so you don't need to purchase or rent anything else.
Your white water rafting UK experience is for two people, and you can expect there to be six or eight people total in your raft. Get some friends together to buy multiple white water rafting UK packages, and you can take to the water with a crew of people you know and love. If you purchase the experience as a gift, the recipient will get to choose their own white water centre, making this an excellent present for any occasion.
Various throughout the UK, see "Additional Information" for full list.
Time: Confirm locally
Duration: Approximately 2 hours
Maximum weight is 15 stone at Nottingham, Wales and Perthshire and 16 stone at Northampton
You should be a confident swimmer and agile enough to climb in and out of the raft
Minor cuts and abrasions need to be covered with a waterproof plaster
Spectacles are not allowed. Contact lenses are permitted but should be worn at the participants own risk as they may be lost in the water
A basic level of fitness is required, it is not advisable to raft if you have suffered a recent bone breakage or sprain or for those that suffer from back problems. Pregnant ladies should not take part
The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary according to venue.
This experience is available in the following locations;
You are purchasing a gift pack & voucher for this experience, which will be sent to you. A voucher and booking information will be included in the pack so that you can confirm your booking direct with your chosen venue.
This experience is a great idea for a gift, as you don’t have to commit the recipient to a particular date – the choice is theirs! You will receive a gift pack with personalised voucher.
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