Thunderous noise, churning water, rapids all around you - and some serious teamwork required to get you through it all. This is the unbelievable thrill of white water rafting. You can raft on man-made rapids, which are guaranteed to give you lots of white water excitement!
The session on man made rapids begins with a safety talk and tuition to perfect your paddling technique. Then, under the guidance of your qualified instructor, you and the rest of the group will travel in an inflatable raft for two separate runs. The first run is aimed at getting you used to the course and basic techniques. The second run then entails different elements including actually getting out of the raft and taking part in activities.
The total experience lasts approximately 2 hours. There will be a miximum of 12 people in your group. Spectators are allowed to watch from the side for this experience..
Please advise if you have a medical condition that may affect this activity. This activity is not always suitable for contact lenses & glasses wearers. Participants need to be reasonably fit. 101kg (16 stone) is the maximum weight. The activity is not suitable for pregnant women and you need to be able to swim at least 50 metres or be confident of being in the water. The minimum age is 12 years under 16's must be accompanied by an adult. This experience is available on selected Friday to Sunday dates, March to October.
White Water Rafting for Two
Climb aboard an inflatable rubber raft and head downstream through powerful, fas...