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The Canoe Man - Day Tours

10 Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
+44 1603 783777
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Excellent Day out on the river

We had a wonderful day, canoed on a beautiful, peaceful stretch of river. We arrived at a remote... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
341bellaboo
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Thornham, United Kingdom
Fabulous day canoeing down to Coltishall!

Really enjoyed the afternoon. The Canoe Man was very helpful and patient, offering advice about how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
susandcwilliams
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful day, canoed on a beautiful, peaceful stretch of river. We arrived at a remote woodland camp where we learned how to make fire! And had a go at archery before heading back. Our guides were very kind and knowledgeable, we had...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the afternoon. The Canoe Man was very helpful and patient, offering advice about how to steer a canoe etc! Excellent canoes, and very convenient to be able to drop it off by the very friendly pub in Coltishall in time to see the...More

Thank susandcwilliams
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

No better way to spend a hot sunny day than paddling downstream from Buxton to Wroxham, looking out for damselflies and kingfishers. We got on the water at 12:30 and after a pint and a packed lunch stop near the Rising Sun, we finally finished...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Got the train from Wroxham up to Buxton where we where met by man with canoe. After a quick safety brief and given a few tips on how to canoe we set off . Once we got in our rhythm it went well. Very peaceful...More

1  Thank diane c
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We got the narrow gauge railway from Coltishall and then canoed back along the river from there. Fantastic way to see a bit of the river that has no motor boats on. Great way to spend an afternoon and the added bonus of finishing at...More

Thank treading82
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoons trip on the river. The canoe man (AJ) was very helpful, and patient in showing us how to best use the canoe. He was very informative and interesting with facts about the local wildlife, trees and history on the area! Our...More

Thank Ljb999red
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

I went Canoeing (with a friend), at Wroxham, yesterday (June 5th), I was nervous (first time I have been Canoeing) at first, but soon got the hang of how to handle the Canoe, we spent a pleasant hour, on the water, no other Canoeists, but...More

Thank BillyFarmer1
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Went canoeing as part of a large group all with our dogs and had a great time. The staff were helpful, friendly, informative and funny. Would highly recommend the canoe man to anyway visiting the area who wants to take a trip around the rivers.

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely afternoon canoeing for around 2.5 hours . Emma was guiding us . Sadly no otters spotted but four herons and a grass snake swimming . Would recommend

Thank Kev M
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I just wanted to say a big thank you; we as a family and as part of a bigger party with all our dogs had a great time and brilliant experience. We even did it twice and my son went on a kayak on his...More

1  Thank Tala16
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redfan1971
9 October 2016|
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Response from TheCanoeMan007 | Property representative |
Yes well behaved dogs are very welcome but must be kept under control particularly at our new woodland Campsite. Mr.Godfrey's comments are slightly biased as he organises group trips but keeps any discounts / free places... More
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