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The Canoe Man - Day Tours

10 Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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Afternoon Canoe Trip

Had a lovely afternoons trip on the river. The canoe man (AJ) was very helpful, and patient in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ljb999red
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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A great experience

I went Canoeing (with a friend), at Wroxham, yesterday (June 5th), I was nervous (first time I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BillyFarmer1
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Aylsham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“bush craft” (4 reviews)
“bure valley” (8 reviews)
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10 Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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"couple of hours"
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"guided tour"
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"hot drinks"
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"these guys"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoons trip on the river. The canoe man (AJ) was very helpful, and patient in showing us how to best use the canoe. He was very informative and interesting with facts about the local wildlife, trees and history on the area! Our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went Canoeing (with a friend), at Wroxham, yesterday (June 5th), I was nervous (first time I have been Canoeing) at first, but soon got the hang of how to handle the Canoe, we spent a pleasant hour, on the water, no other Canoeists, but...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went canoeing as part of a large group all with our dogs and had a great time. The staff were helpful, friendly, informative and funny. Would highly recommend the canoe man to anyway visiting the area who wants to take a trip around the rivers.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon canoeing for around 2.5 hours . Emma was guiding us . Sadly no otters spotted but four herons and a grass snake swimming . Would recommend

Thank Kev M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just wanted to say a big thank you; we as a family and as part of a bigger party with all our dogs had a great time and brilliant experience. We even did it twice and my son went on a kayak on his...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went yesterday for the second time. The first occasion, we joined the Otter Spotting trip which was superbly organised: We received all of the information in good time and just had to turn up. There was free parking where we met...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our trip the day before and were emailed all instructions on where to go and what we needed to take. We decided on the miniature train and canoe back option. We caught the miniature bure railway at Coltishall, when it arrived the conductor...More

Thank Karen L
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

Excellent service. We parked our car at the end of our trip and were picked up by the canoe man crew in a minibus to take us to the start of our trip. Buxton to coltishall We were given some instruction and then at our...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Boy was it cold and wet today but I can't think of a recent Sunday when I've been educated so well and had fun too! Course starts with a PowerPoint presentation which normally is my worst nightmare however the Tutorial by Tony Leech was informative...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

So after days of searching online for a place where myself and my 13 year could launch our blow up Kayaks, we found The Red Lion, only 45 minutes away, perfect!! Pictures looked great, went on their website and read it back to front, nice...More

Thank Emma S
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TheCanoeMan007, Owner at The Canoe Man - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

Really sad to hear you had such a bad experience but thankfully(for us) you've reviewed the wrong people!! The cowboy outfit who launch from the red lion are called "pub & paddle" they aren't registered or commercially licenced with the Broads Authority and their methods...More

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redfan1971
October 8, 2016|
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Response from TheCanoeMan007 | Property representative |
Yes well behaved dogs are very welcome but must be kept under control particularly at our new woodland Campsite. Mr.Godfrey's comments are slightly biased as he organises group trips but keeps any discounts / free places... More
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