White Water Rafting

Activities at Lee Valley White Water Centre

For unforgettable experience days, family fun activities and white water action – Lee Valley White Water Centre is the place to be! Set in the River Lee Country Park, this unique visitor destination in Hertfordshire is easily accessible from London and offers a range of water activities including white water rafting, canoeing and kayaking and much more!

Kids and families

Great days out for the whole family - activities for little and big kids alike!

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Groups and Parties

Groups and parties

Get your group together and celebrate with us!

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White Water Raft Adventure

A must for anyone’s bucket list! Forget the beach and ride the waves of our Olympic Course as you plunge into our crystal clear water…paddles first! White water rafting with us will leave you wanting more.

From £50 per person

Further details

You’ll be kitted out by our team with wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids. Once you’ve got your kit on you’ll be introduced to your raft guide who will help you navigate the drops and eddies of the rapids.

First things first, they’ll talk you through the basic skills and safety elements of rafting. You’ll then paddle across our lake and complete our Activity Assessment.

  • Allow 3 - 4 hours for the whole experience   
  • All participants must be aged 14+ and weigh under 18 stone
  • Rafts hold up to 9 people, we'll always try our best to keep groups together but this can’t be guaranteed unless you charter a whole raft
  • Standard £50 | Peak £65
  • Peak: Saturdays 11:00 - 16:00 from 7 May to 24 September 2016
  • White Water Raft Adventure Voucher is redeemable against this activity

March Mayhem Adventure

We're kicking off the 2016 season by bringing you great savings to save you £££'s. Unleash the mayhem during March and tick us off your bucket list for even less!

From £35 per person

Further details

Before you hit the rapids this March you'll be kitted out by our team with wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids. Once you've got your kit on you'll be introduced to your raft guide who will help you navigate the drops and eddies of the rapids.

First things first, they’ll talk you through the basic skills and safety elements of rafting. You'll then paddle across our lake and complete our Activity Assessment.

  • Allow 3 - 4 hours for the whole experience   
  • All participants must be aged 14+ and weigh under 18 stone
  • Rafts hold up to 9 people, we'll always try our best to keep groups together but this can’t be guaranteed unless you charter a whole raft
  • March Mayhem £35 | Standard £50
  • March Mayhem is only available during March 2016 on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays
  • Standard price applies on Saturdays in March
  • White Water Raft Adventure Voucher is redeemable against this activity

White Water Raft Charter 

Get friends and family together and take on the rapids as a team with our raft charter package. Afterwards, relax on our terrace with a complimentary £50 drinks voucher* and raise a glass (or a bottle!) to surviving the Olympic rapids!

From £40 per person

Further details

Get ready for a pep talk as you get kitted out with wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids. 

Your captain (or raft guide as we like to call them) will talk you through the basic skills and safety elements of rafting so they can help you successfully navigate the course.

On successful completion of our Activity Assessment you’ll be ready to ride the waves of our rapids white water rafting!

  • Allow 3 - 4 hours for the whole experience
  • Maximum of 9 people per raft  
  • All participants must be aged 14+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • Super Saver £360 | Standard £450 | Peak £585
  • Super Saver: Saturdays 9:00 and 17:00** and Sundays 10:00 and 16:00
  • Peak: Saturdays 11:00 - 16:00 from 7 May to 24 September 2016

*A £50 drinks voucher is not included when booking a raft charter as part of our Fast and Furious Fridays or March Mayhem offers

**Not available during Peak times

Great savings with a March Mayhem Charter

The more the merrier this March...save up to £270 on a raft charter and be some of the first to take on the rapids in 2016!

From £35 per person

Further details

The adventure starts from the moment you arrive as you and your group get kitted out with wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids. 

Before we release the March mayhem your raft guide will talk you through the basic skills and safety elements of rafting so they can help you successfully navigate the course.

On successful completion of our Activity Assessment you’ll be ready to ride the waves of our rapids white water rafting!

  • Allow 3 - 4 hours for the whole experience
  • Maximum of 9 people per raft  
  • All participants must be aged 14+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • March Mayhem £315 | Standard £450
  • March Mayhem is only available during March 2016 on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays
  • Standard charters also include a £50 drinks voucher

Raft and save with Fast and Furious Fridays

Throw yourself into the weekend with some fast and furious action on the rapids from just £38pp! Charter a raft on any Friday session to take advantage of this special offer.

From £38 per person

Further details

You and your buddies will get kitted out with wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids and then your dedicated raft guide will talk you through the basic skills and safety elements of white water.  

To make sure you’re rapid ready you’ll need to successfully complete our Activity Assessment – then let the fast and furious fun begin! Plunge into the rapids as you experience drops, twists and turns on our Olympic Course!

Afterwards, why not carry on that Friday feeling with a drink or two and something to eat in our licensed café bar with live music from 19:00 and happy hour from 19:30! Find out more about Après White Water fun. 

  • Allow 3 - 4 hours for the whole experience
  • All participants must be aged 14+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • Maximum of 9 people per raft  
  • Fast and Furious Fridays £342 per raft
  • Fast and Furious Friday is available on all Friday sessions

Hydrospeeding

Nothing beats this exhilarating activity which is pure white water fun! Jump into action as you surf your way down the rapids holding on to your hydrospeed.

From £25 per person

Further details

Get kitted up with everything you need to take on the rapids in this hour and a half session. After a short swim test you’ll be ready to leap into the Legacy Loop with your hydrospeed – these are a cross between a float and a body board.

  • All participants must be aged 12+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • Special offer £25 | Standard £35 | Peak £50
  • Special offer valid on Sunday sessions at 15:30
  • Peak: 13:30 and 15:30 on Saturdays and 11:30 on Sundays

Hydrospeeding for Two

If you’ve been lucky enough to get a White Water Activity Gift Voucher for Two, you can redeem it on this fun and thrilling activity! You and your friend can take on the rapids as a duo with our hydrospeeds!

From £50 for two

Further details

You’ll both be kitted out and you’ll head across to our Legacy Loop where you’ll complete a short swim test - you’ll then be ready to jump in with your hydrospeed!

  • All participants must be aged 12+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • Special offer £50 | Standard £70 | Peak £100
  • Special offer valid on Sunday sessions at 15:30
  • Peak: 13:30 and 15:30 on Saturdays and 11:30 on Sundays
  • We offer group savings on groups of 10 or more. Please call 03000 030 616
  • White Water Activity for Two Gift Voucher is redeemable against this activity

Hot Dogs

Hot Dogs with a difference! These inflatable two man kayaks are a great way to tackle the rapids as a duo. You’ll feel every wave of the rapids as you plunge into the drops of our Legacy Loop and paddle your way down the course.

From £35 per person

Further details

Once you’ve both been kitted out, you’ll head across to our Legacy Loop where you’ll complete a short swim test – after that it’s time to get paddling as you enter the water on your Hot Dog. Practice your paddle skills before taking on a whole run of the course and our travelator will take you to the top of the course.  

Afterwards, why not refuel with an actual Hot Dog from our delicious BBQ! Our café and terrace is the perfect place to get your breath back after this wild water activity.

  • All participants must be aged 12+ and weigh under 18 stone 
  • Hot Dogs are for two people
  • Special offer £70 | Standard £100
  • Special offer valid on Sunday sessions at 13:30 and 15:30
  • We also offer group savings on groups of 6 or more. Please call 03000 030 616
  • White Water Activity for Two Gift Voucher is redeemable against this activity

Valentine's Hot Dog 'n' Date

Ditch the candle lit dinner in exchange for something a bit more physical this Valentine’s Day. Get those endorphins flowing as you and your partner flirt your way down the rapids in our two person Hot Dogs, then cosy up with a romantic afternoon tea for two.

£100 for two

Further details

It's time to get physical with your date! We'll start by ensuring you're ready for the adventure ahead by kitting you both out in wetsuits, wet boots, helmets and buoyancy aids, plus jackets, socks and gloves for added warmth and then take you across to our Legacy Loop. You'll need to complete a short swim test first, then it's time to get paddling as you enter the water on your Hot Dog. Practice your paddle skills before taking on a whole run of the course and our travellator will take you to the top of the course.

  • Valentine's Hot Dog 'n' Date will take place at 10:30 and 12:30 on 14 February
  • Participants must be aged 12+ and weigh under 18 stone
  • If you book the 10:30 session afternoon tea will be served in our café from 12:30. If you book the 12:30 session afternoon tea will be served in our café from 14:30. Please see menu options below.

Valentine's afternoon tea 

Includes a bottle of Prosecco* per couple

Romeo's sandwiches and Juliette's finger food
Heart shaped sandwiches
Selection of mini vegetarian deep filled quiche
Cocktail sausage rolls 

Cupid's Desserts
Mini Macaroons
Strawberry, lemon & chocolate mini Pavlovas
Rose decorated French fancies
Kissing strawberries 

*Over 18s only - for those under 18 a selection of soft drinks are available

PADI Scuba® Diving

Take your first breaths underwater and have fun as you explore the aquatic realm. One of our qualified instructors will take you through all the basic safety skills you’ll need to begin your journey in discovering the wonderful underwater world. 

£45 per person

Further details

Before booking one of our diving sessions please ensure you have read and understood our medical statement. If you answer 'yes' to any of these questions you'll need to bring written consent from your GP to allow you to take part in this activity.

  • All participants must be aged 12+
  • All equipment is provided - just remember your swimmers and a towel!
  • Participants under 18 years must have our Parental Consent Form signed by their legal parent/guardian before being able to participate in a water based activity at the centre

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