Self Guided Kayak & Canoe Hire

If you prefer to explore Tumbleton Lake independently the self-guided boat hire is ideal for you. You'll be given a safety brief by an instructor and suitably kitted up, then off you go to explore. We have several craft available to hire:

  • 16' Silverbirch Broadland Canoes: Featuring three seats, you can take two adults, an adult and child, or two adults and a small child (under 7).
  • Solo Kayaks (Tootega Pulse 85): For one adult or child. Max capacity 90kg.
  • Tandem Kayaks (Tootega Pulse 120): For two adults, or an adult and child. Max capacity 180kg.
Why choose us?

Cullercoats Bike & Kayak is an award winning adventure provider and rated 5* on Trip Advisor. We're inspected and accredited by the Water Skills Academy. Our customers value our small group instruction and friendly, welcoming environment.
» Led by qualified and professional instructors
» Experience the stunning grade-1 listed landscape from a new perspective
» Learn in premium, UK manufactured kayaks by Tootega and canoes by Silverbirch


Self-Guided Hire  Book Online  Adults & accompanied children Age 5+
• Canoe £17.50 per boat / 45 mins
• Solo Kayak £8.50 per boat / 45 mins
• Tandem Kayak £17.50 per boat / 45 mins

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Tel: +44 (0)191 251 9412


Address: 1A Norma Crescent, Cullercoats, NE26 2PD

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