Lee Valley White Water Centre - Canoeing and Kayaking | Lee Valley White Water Centre

Canoeing and Kayaking

Our canoeing and kayaking courses are suitable for all abilities – from one off sessions for complete beginners to paddlesport development programmes. Whether you want to paddle on our lake or master the drop and eddies of our white water courses you won’t find water quite like it so close to London!

To help you determine what courses are right for you, pick your level below and see our recommended courses at Lee Valley White Water Centre.

Currently available to book 

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Take our paddlesport assessments to paddle our Legacy or Olympic Course

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Paddler FAQs

We understand you might have some questions about how we're running our paddling sessions at the moment. 

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Bespoke Kayaking Tuition

No matter what level you're at, this tuition will develop your kayaking skills in no time!

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Currently unavailable 

Whilst we have reopened for some of our activities and public paddling, we’re unfortunately unable to resume our all of our courses. We have our bespoke kayaking tuition available to book. Please keep an eye on this page for updates on when we can resume our courses.

Beginners

For those who are new to paddling and want to try the sport for the first time

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Intermediate

For paddlers who want to develop their skills and progress to white water

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Advanced

If you’re comfortable paddling in white water - these sessions are for you

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Kayaking Courses

Whether you are new to kayaking or already paddling flat and white water we have you covered!

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Canoeing and kayaking offsite trips

Paddle natural rivers and lakes around the UK accompanied by our instructors

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British Canoeing Courses and Awards

British Canoeing Foundation Safety and Training

Develop your skills and knowledge to paddle safely on flat waters

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