Take on some of the UK's most exciting rapids as you race down the river - in a tube! Located in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside, this is sure to be a high adrenaline adventure to remember.
- Alston (Cumbria)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
Experience the thrill of white water tubing as you race through the Cumbrian countryside’s grade four listed whitewater. This high adrenaline water sport is bound be as exhilarating as it is fun, so get ready to hold on tight and take on the rapids!
Your white water tubing experience begins as you meet your qualified and highly experienced instructors either on location in the Cumbrian countryside, or at the venue in Newcastle and await your ride (transport is included with this experience). After a brief introduction to the world of whitewater, it’ll be time to get kitted out in all the safety gear needed and hit the rapids. Be prepared for the ride of a life as you navigate through some of the UK’s most exciting water routes. You’ll even get the chance to experience the ultimate adrenaline challenge of a waterfall jump, if you’re brave enough! This whitewater adventure is as extreme as it gets – so hold on tight and prepare to get wet!
Whitewater tubing makes an awesome experience gift for any adrenaline junkie. It’s a great experience for a group of friends, or to take alone, and is guaranteed to be an adventure of a life time.
The White Water Tubing - Cumbria generally runs one weekend per month.
2017 Scheduled Dates:
Sunday 8th January
Saturday 4th February
Saturday 4th March
Sunday 2nd April
Saturday 6th May
Sunday 4th June
Saturday 1st July
Sunday 6th August
Sunday 3rd September
Saturday 7th October
Saturday 4th November
Saturday 2nd December
Minimum Age: 14
In order to take part in this activity, all Participants must be able to swim a minimum of 25 meters unaided.
Please note that any participant who is pregnant or suffers from neck, back or heart conditions cannot take part in the White Water Tubing.
Experience Duration: 02:30
Time at Venue: 03:00
This white water tubing experience will last for around 2.5 hours.
Total time including transfer from and to Newcastle is generally 5 hours.
Optional transfer from Gateshead venue included in the price, otherwise you can meet the group at the activity venue in Cumbria.
Gateshead: 9am (Free Transfer to Cumbria).
Participants: The White Water Tubing - Cumbria is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: +10
Spectators Allowed on Site: No
Minimum Group Size: 6
Maximum Group Size: 26
Unfortunately this is not suitable for spectators.
All of the specialist equipment need will be provided at the venue.
You must bring shoes that you don't mind getting wet, swimwear to wear under your wetsuit, a towel and any medication you may need.
Generally this experience is not affected by the weather. On the rare occasion where the levels of the river will rise, the supplier will do their best to put them onto an alternative activity.
No, you will not need to cover the cost of all 6 participants. The White Water Tubing sessions are run on selected dates and are open to the public - you would simply be joining an existing group experience.