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Go Canoeing Guided Tour - Cliveden Reach Tour Cookham

Engage Watersports, Maidenhead

Run by: Go Canoeing

Cliveden Reach between Maidenhead and Cookham is one of the classic scenic stretches of the River Thames. This is a delightful paddle starting at Boulters Lock with Ray Mill Island Park.


Suitable for 7+

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Once on the trip and past the built up area of Maidenhead, paddlers will experience the wonderful views and countryside this trip offers. The turning point at Cookham Lock, is one of the many picturesque locks on the Thames with it's camping site - our favourite camping location for our weekend paddling trips.

Please arrive at Boulters Lock car park early if hiring equipment.


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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Mon 23 Feb 10:00–12:00


Adults With own kit £25.00, with kit supplied £35.00,
Children With own kit £18.00, with kit supplied £25.00.
Car park prices up to three hours is 50p or free with an advantage card.

Skill Level

  1. Beginner
  2. Intermediate
  3. Advanced

Special requirements

Minimum age of participant is eight. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult who is taking part in the tour. Maximum group number is 12.

All participants taking part in these tours:

Must wear correctly sized buoyancy aid at all times.

Do not have to be able to swim to take part, but must be confident in open water wearing a buoyancy aid and the clothing they will be wearing whilst participating.

Need to be comfortable with the physical requirements of being in a boat for two hours and physically fit enough to climb back into a boat, with assistance, if they were to fall out.


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Engage Watersports

Boulters Lock Car Park, Lower Cookham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8JN

Meeting point: The car park at Boulters Lock is 100m past the lock on the left hand side, travelling towards Cookham on the Lower Cookham Road A4094.


This activity is organised and run by Go Canoeing.

Please register in advance.

Please make all bookings through Engage Watersports either by phone or email. Office number: 01628 671131, email address:

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