Paddle to the pub!

There are many lovely riverside pubs to visit around the Leicestershire county to go grab a drink and bite to eat, so why not travel there in a slightly different way then your used to?

Pick a riverside pub you would like to paddle to and create a trip to remember with friends and family, all the routes below have multiple pub stops.


multiple location including central and northern Leicestershire, Syston, Mountsorrel, Birstall and Normanton-On-Soar


Kayak, buoyancy aid, helmet, paddle


April 2019 - October 2019



Available to individuals and group bookings.

Barrow-On-Soar & Mountsorrel Loop

10km - 1-4 Pubs - 3hours est Paddle Time

Pubs include ; Waterside Inn, Navigation Inn, Boat House & The Soar Bridge Inn.

Barrow-On-soar to Loughborough

9km - 1-3 Pubs - 3-6hours est Paddle Time

Pubs include ; The Boat Inn, The Plough Inn, Rose & Crown Inn.

Your Investment

Children (17 years and under) £49 (Half Day), £59 (Full Day)

Adults £59 (Half Day), £79 (Full Day)

Prices above are for hire, please add £10 for a guide

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Can i pay a 10% deposit? Yes, if booked at least 2 weeks prior to the trip date.

  2. What type of kayaks do we use? Double sit in, double sit on tops, If you would prefer single kayaks please ask.

  3. Do i have to of done kayaking before? No

  4. Are there any age restrictions? Yes, 8+, Under 18’s must be with their parent or legal guardian

  5. What if there is severe weather? If the weather is dangerous the trip will be rescheduled

  6. Where do we start from? Leicester, Syston, Mountsorrel, Birstall and Normanton-On-Soar in Leicestershire

  7. Can i book a private trip? Yes, you can either hire the kayaks for the two days or have a guided expedition