A great 2 day adventure for  couples   and groups alike. 


Explore the  landscapes the inspired some of the nations biggest names in art   (think Constable, Munnings and Gainsborough to  name a few).


Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife including Kingfisher, Otter and more.


Paddle the River Stour navigation from end to end (Sudbury to Cattawade) as it weaves through  the Dedham Vale & Stour Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (locally known as Constable Country).


Departing from our Sudbury Hire Centre on the  first day of your trip,  you'll paddle through Sudbury, Henny, Bures and onto a riverside campsite where you'll spend the night .


Day two of your trip takes you though Nayland, Dedham, Flatford and finally Cattawade Nature Reserve (RSPB) where we'll meet you.



This is a self guided trip on calm 'ungraded' waters.  


Expect circa 12 miles / 6-7 hours of paddling per day incl portages.



 Click here for the shorter Family Friendly  Route.




PRICE£280 per two person canoe including one-way hire, transfers, campsite pitch fee.



Options to add pitched Bell Tent with 'comfy camper kit', farm reared meats and various accessories at Checkout.





NB Traditional 'open canoes' require two adults to paddle and carry around the portages and have space for up to two <10's as passengers in the middle.













Will Lott's Cottage
Dedham River
River Canoeing
River Kayaking

01206 700 707 


 CALL US: 01206 700 707 
 EMAIL: reservations@outdoorhirecentre.co.uk