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by Clandestine
Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: River Derwent
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: River Derwent

Nooo....perfectly pad-able not the kind of thing I want to hear right now half way up the M1.

I will definitely have to come back!
by Clandestine
Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: River Derwent
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: River Derwent

Thanks Sean, as it happens I decided after the last post to leave my Dagger at home. I did bring my shortie and spray deck with me just in case the opportunity presented itself. I will have to come back at another time when there’s been a little more rain and therefore more consistency in the depth....
by Clandestine
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: River Derwent
Replies: 7
Views: 756

Re: River Derwent

Ah you mean that the river isn’t deep enough. Well okay that makes me feel a whole lot better about the situation. It’s one thing standing by a wonderful river wanting to kayak but knowing you don’t have the right gear but standing by a wonderful river wanting to kayak but foiled by nature is just l...
by Clandestine
Fri Jun 29, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: River Derwent
Replies: 7
Views: 756

River Derwent

I have the pleasure of holidaying next week at Matlock and as it happens I have two lovely playboats for my daughter and I that I am going to bring with us. The problem is that we have only done sea and coastal river kayaking so have never needed helmets. I think it would be irresponsible of me to p...