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by Wye Canoes
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Whitewater Safety & Rescue Course Feb 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 101

BC Whitewater Safety & Rescue Course Feb 2019

Hi Everyone, Happy Holidays, we hope that everyone is having a great time and we would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year for next week. We have a few places left still on our weekend British Canoeing White Water Safety and Rescue Course on the 23rd and 24th February 2019. Based near Brecon on t...
by Wye Canoes
Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: British Canoeing WWSR Course 25/26 Feb 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 346

British Canoeing WWSR Course 25/26 Feb 2017

Hi, We still have a few places left on our two day BC whitewater safety and rescue course in February held on the Usk. The cost is just £150 per person and that includes the use of a canoe or kayak if necessary and bunkhouse accommodation on the Saturday night too. You will of course need a few thin...
by Wye Canoes
Sat Dec 12, 2015 12:36 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: WWSR Course 27/28 February 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 492

WWSR Course 27/28 February 2016

Hi, We still have a few places left on our two day BC whitewater safety and rescue course in February held on the Usk. The cost is just £150 per person and that includes the use of a canoe or kayak if necessary and bunkhouse accommodation on the Saturday night too. You will of course need a few thin...
by Wye Canoes
Mon Jan 26, 2015 3:42 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC 2 Day First Aid Course, 7/8 March 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 473

Re: REC 2 Day First Aid Course, 7/8 March 2015

Only a few places left folks.
by Wye Canoes
Sat Jan 10, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: FSRT Course, 10th May 2015, Symonds Yat
Replies: 0
Views: 351

FSRT Course, 10th May 2015, Symonds Yat

We have a few places left on our BCU FSRT Course to held here at Symonds Yat on Sunday 10th May 2015. Cost for the course is £90pp and all equipment is included. The course aims to provide the participant with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely and to be able to deal with co...
by Wye Canoes
Sat Jan 10, 2015 8:03 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction to Whitewater Canoeing, 18th April 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Introduction to Whitewater Canoeing, 18th April 2015

This is a full day based on the rapids here at Symonds Yat. You will need to have a little canoeing experience but not necessarily any experience on moving water. The course aims to teach the basics of reading moving water and how to control your canoe including, trim and edge support strokes, break...
by Wye Canoes
Sat Jan 10, 2015 7:57 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: WWSR Course, 28th Feb & 1st March 2015, Hereford
Replies: 0
Views: 339

WWSR Course, 28th Feb & 1st March 2015, Hereford

We have a few places left on our WWSR Course to be run on the USK on the 28th Feb and the 1st March 2015. The cost for this course is £150 and bunkhouse accommodation is available. If you are proposing to paddle whitewater regularly then this course is a must. The course is run over 2 days with both...
by Wye Canoes
Sat Jan 10, 2015 7:49 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC 2 Day First Aid Course, 7/8 March 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 473

REC 2 Day First Aid Course, 7/8 March 2015

We have a few places left on our REC 2 Day First Aid Course to be run here at Symonds Yat, Herefordshire on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th March 2015. There is bunkhouse accommodation available if needed. Our 2 day Rescue Emergency Care First Aid Course is tailored towards outdoor sports and will teach...
by Wye Canoes
Thu Oct 16, 2014 10:14 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU WWSR Course 25/26 October 2014, only £120!!
Replies: 0
Views: 328

BCU WWSR Course 25/26 October 2014, only £120!!

Hi Guys, We still have places left on your WWSR Course on the 25/26 of October. We will be running both days on the Usk, accommodation available at only £15pppn. Boat and all kit supplied apart from Dry or wet suit. This course is ideal for those who are proposing to paddle whitewater on a regular b...
by Wye Canoes
Thu Aug 07, 2014 8:24 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU WWSR Course, October 25/26 October
Replies: 0
Views: 356

BCU WWSR Course, October 25/26 October

Hi Guys, We have a few places left on our WWSR Course running October 25/26 (Sat/Sun), we will be running both days probably on the Usk. For more info check out our website http://www.wyecanoes.com/activities/coaching-and-instruction/ or our FB page https://www.facebook.com/WyeCanoes?ref_type=bookma...
by Wye Canoes
Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU FSRT Course, Saturday 12th April 2014, Wye Valley
Replies: 0
Views: 410

BCU FSRT Course, Saturday 12th April 2014, Wye Valley

We still have a few places left on our 1 day BCU Foudation Safety & Rescue Training Day on Saturday 12th April here in the Wye Valley. The course aims to provide the participant with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely and to be able to deal with common emergencies. These ski...
by Wye Canoes
Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:27 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: One Day Bushcraft Survival Course, 8th March 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 362

One Day Bushcraft Survival Course, 8th March 2014

We still have a few places left on our 1 day Bushcraft Survival Day on Saturday 8th March 2014 here in the Wye Valley. It's a great day here in the Wye Valley for those who love the outdoors and we have a special offer running at the moment, normal price is £80pp speacial offer price only £45pp. Fin...
by Wye Canoes
Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:11 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU 2 Star Course, 8/9 March 2014, Wye Valley.
Replies: 0
Views: 379

BCU 2 Star Course, 8/9 March 2014, Wye Valley.

Hi Guys, We still have some places left on our 2 day BCU 2 Star Course on Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th March 2014 here in the Wye Valley. Great location and great instructors to get your 2 Star and accommodation available if you need it. Some info about the course: Course Aims: This is an improvement a...
by Wye Canoes
Sat Feb 15, 2014 12:34 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp
Replies: 2
Views: 555

Re: REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp

Still a few places left for anyone that's in need of a ticket...
by Wye Canoes
Wed Jan 08, 2014 1:33 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU WWSR Course 1st & 2nd March 2014 Symonds Yat
Replies: 0
Views: 274

BCU WWSR Course 1st & 2nd March 2014 Symonds Yat

Hi Guys, We are running a BCU White Water Safety & Rescue Course on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd March 2014. I guess most of you know what it's all about but in case you don't check out our website http://www.wyecanoes.com/activities/coaching-and-instruction/ Bunkhouse accommodation available here at...
by Wye Canoes
Wed Jan 08, 2014 1:06 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp
Replies: 2
Views: 555

Re: REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp

Still a few places left peeps...
by Wye Canoes
Fri Dec 27, 2013 10:55 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp
Replies: 2
Views: 555

REC First Aid Course 22/23 Feb 2014, £100pp

We are running our popular 2 day Rescue Emergency Care First Aid Course here at Symonds Yat in Herefordshire on the weekend of the 22/23 February 2014. Great course and ideal for paddlers and outdoors people alike, we are in the perfect location in the Wye Gorge to use the environment for a scenario...
by Wye Canoes
Thu Sep 19, 2013 9:44 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU, WWSR Course, Symonds Yat, October 26/27
Replies: 0
Views: 268

BCU, WWSR Course, Symonds Yat, October 26/27

We still have some places left on our 2 day BCU WWSR Course to be held here in Symonds Yat and on the Usk. This training is required for anyone seeking to advance to a 4 Star Leader award. The objective is: To improve individuals awareness of safety skills in the river environment To teach personal ...
by Wye Canoes
Thu Sep 19, 2013 9:33 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: FSRT, Symonds Yat, Sunday 22nd September
Replies: 0
Views: 236

FSRT, Symonds Yat, Sunday 22nd September

We still have some places left on our BCU FSRT Course on the 22nd September here at Symonds Yat.

Cost is £90pp

You can find more details here http://www.wyecanoes.com/activities/coa ... struction/

Contact us on 01600 890027
by Wye Canoes
Tue Jun 18, 2013 4:41 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Canoe Trailer needed
Replies: 0
Views: 169

Canoe Trailer needed

Does anyone know of a canoe trailer going? ideally 8 boat but 6 boat would do...http://www.wyecanoes.com
by Wye Canoes
Tue Jun 18, 2013 4:39 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Camping near Bourg?
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: Camping near Bourg?

No, but we have an apartment a few minutes walk from the canoe club at Bourg if you need a roof? http://www.wyecanoes.com
by Wye Canoes
Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:19 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: REC 2 day First Aid Course, May 4/5
Replies: 0
Views: 290

REC 2 day First Aid Course, May 4/5

Due to popular demand (and maybe news of the lunchtime barbecue we had last on the last course) we will be running another 16 hour Rescue Emergency Care First Aid Course on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May 2013 here at Symonds Yat. The Course will be part classroom and part outdoor scenario based. Th...
by Wye Canoes
Tue Apr 02, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted Pyranha Everest
Replies: 0
Views: 115

Wanted Pyranha Everest

Wanted Pyranha Everest preferably green.
http://www.wyecanoes.com/
by Wye Canoes
Tue Apr 02, 2013 6:15 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: First aid wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 519

Re: First aid wanted

We will be running one first weekend in May at Symonds Yat.

http://www.wyecanoes.com/
by Wye Canoes
Tue Jan 22, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: RIVER WYE (Monmouth to Redbrook)
Replies: 3
Views: 4223

Re: RIVER WYE (Monmouth to Redbrook)

The trip down to Brockweir is fantastic in an open boat, the old quay has been rebuilt and the get out is just before Brockweir bridge on the left hand side. I would only recommend experienced paddlers below this point and there is not really another landing point until Chepstow. As far as the tides...
by Wye Canoes
Tue Jan 22, 2013 4:18 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: RIVER WYE (Symonds Yat East to Monmouth)
Replies: 7
Views: 6806

Re: RIVER WYE (Symonds Yat East to Monmouth)

There is now parking and the ability to launch from Ye Old Ferrie Inn which is on the West side of the river, it's 500m about the rapids at Symonds Yat and we (Wye Canoes) will if we have the space drop you and your boats up river or pick you up from Monmouth or Redbrook. http://www.wyecanoes.com/
by Wye Canoes
Fri Dec 28, 2012 3:07 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 2 Day REC First Aid Course
Replies: 0
Views: 304

2 Day REC First Aid Course

We are glad to announce the next dates for our Rescue Emergency Care First Aid Course will be Saturday February 22nd and Sunday 23rd 2013 based here at Symonds Yat. The course is a must for outdoor enthusiasts and a prerequesite for a number of outdoor instructor/leader courses such as; MBLA, paddle...
by Wye Canoes
Fri Dec 21, 2012 5:05 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: Flood Warning on the river Wye
Replies: 1
Views: 1996

Re: Flood Warning on the river Wye

Well the river is a little higher than predicted at over 4m currently in Ross and still rising. you can see some pictures on our FB page here http://www.facebook.com/pages/Wye-Canoe ... 9186111130
by Wye Canoes
Thu Dec 20, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: Flood Warning on the river Wye
Replies: 1
Views: 1996

Flood Warning on the river Wye

We have been advised of Flood warnings on the river Wye in Herefordshire today, the peak of the water is expected to be at Ross tomorrow afternoon with a level of around 3.3m. You can find some more information on our blog http://www.wyecanoes.com/news/
by Wye Canoes
Fri Oct 21, 2011 4:50 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU Foundation Safetly & Rescue Course (FSRT) plus 2 star
Replies: 0
Views: 168

BCU Foundation Safetly & Rescue Course (FSRT) plus 2 star

There are still a couple of places left on Wye Canoes Foundation Safety & Rescue/ 2 star course next week. The dates are October 26/27/28th down at good old Symonds Yat. The course will probably only be the Wed & Thur but if needs be we will carry on Friday too. Acommodation is available at Ye Olde ...