Paddle into the Past


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Paddle into the Past

Join us for a unique historical tour of Shrewsbury around the Severn loop, exploring the Welsh wars, Vikings, floods, Victorian health-hazards and the relics of the river trade with archaeologist Dr Nigel Baker.

We use open canoes, these can be rafted, two side by side to make them even more stable and easier to control.
The tours are accompanied by our professional staff, all equipment provided, no previous experience is necessary.

Tours start 6pm from Frankwell, County Ground and finish
Shrewsbury weir around 8.30pm.

Whats included:
A guided tour led by guest speaker Dr Nigel Baker.
All tours are accompanied by our Qualified Staff with many years Experience.
All specialist equipment provided including, canoes, paddles & buoyancy aids.
Handouts, maps & photographs with full account as we paddle around the loop from Dr Nigel Baker.

Have a look at Richard Tisdale ‘Paddle into the past’ blog
Part 1  Part 2  Part 3

You can book online or telephone 01743 365022
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6 July, 20 July, eVoucher