Summer at Want to Canoe?

We’ve got loads of great activities on offer, for paddlers of all ages and abilities! want to canoe? is ideally situated on the banks of the River Wye in Hay on Wye on our small, organic, family-run farm.  The farm, as well as arable and pasture also offers a gorgeous mile-stretch of riverbank, ancient woodland areas, camping, glamping, BnB and self-catering as well as Hayfield Community Garden, sheep, pigs, chickens, horses and a market-garden raspberry patch!

This summer in Hay on Wye is set to be the best yet, the town is buzzing with lots of independent, shops, galleries, pop-up events and activities gallore . . . you can join us on the river to escape the town for a while and enjoy some peace and tranquility. It also works the other way around too! Why not combine your adventures on the river with a leisurely stroll around the bookshops, markets and historic sights in our friendly and vibrant market town of Hay on Wye.  It’s only five minutes walk over the bridge to town so make a day of it or even stay over!

Canoeing with us is a great way to have some fun in the outdoors, get a gentle work-out, oxidise and blast those bleary eyes from last night or simply just sit back and enjoy the breath-taking wildlife and scenery . . .

Book our hire-canoes and head off on your own or even better join one of our guided adventures. . . a bespoke set of tours for groups/families/staff teams etc.

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Pre-booking is advised but not essential and we have an enormous fleet of versatile Open Canoes available to hire including two-man, three-man and family options. We supply all the kit you need as well as the all-important return transport at the end of your route. There’s also a complimentary cup of tea or coffee on arrival while you are completing paperwork and planning your route with the team.

What is a Guided Adventure Session? . . .

Explore the secrets of the waterways from a whole new perspective. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or an experienced paddler, our Guided Adventures offer a great way to get out on the water during the epic summer months.

What else is on offer? . . .

New for 2018 we have Archery Sessions and Bushcraft by the River!

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Give us a call today to start planning your adventure!

Call Clare at Want to Canoe? HQ, Racquety Farm, Hay on Wye, Tel: 01497 820604 or Email:

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