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We are currently closed, including our car park and toilets. Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.

Getting here

Coniston Boating Centre
Lake Road, Coniston
Cumbria LA21 8AN

Canoeing in the Lake District

Update: 17 March 2020

We have suspended all our boat hire and activities. We are cancelling and will automatically refund all bookings for boat hire up until 1 May. We will keep this refund date under review.

Canoe hire

For the more experienced. Paddle out in one of our open-top Canadian canoes. Canadian canoes can only be hired out to 2 people per boat.

Canadian canoe hire charges

Number of people 2
Up to 2 hours £25
Up to 4 hours £40

Book online

You can book Canadian canoe hire for two online using our secure booking system.

If you have any questions, please call us on 015394 41366 or email us at

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