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Nene Whitewater Centre - Bedford Road, Northampton, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 52° 13.718 W 000° 52.104
30U E 645580 N 5788608
Quick Description: This whitewater centre provides an excellent facility to train on the River Nene near Northampton.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/24/2009 1:14:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM7GR5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lilluckyclover
Views: 3

Long Description:
The official website describes the centre:
(visit link)

'The Centre starts all its Rafting activity from the first week-end in March and the normal opening times and season for Whitewater rafting are as follows:

First Saturday in March to the first week-end in November inclusive

Availability during the week days Monday to Friday is reserved for private group bookings and corporate company activities in addition to various school activities. Availability time slots can be arranged through direct contact with the Centre on 01604 634040.

Whilst every effort is made to book into the best available and more popular dates and times our customers must understand we are not always able to satisfy their needs unless plenty of notice is given to booking requirements.'

The purpose built course provides an excellent facility for whitewater and canoe training and leads onto the main River Nene.
Class of Rapids on Trip: III - Rapids with high, irregular waves

Name of trip: River Nene

Type of trip: Intermediate

Duration of Trip: 1/2 day or less

Minimum Age Requirement: 14

Gear Provided: For a fee

Meal provided: Yes

Shuttle provided: No

Cost of trip per person: 40.00 (listed in local currency)

Is this trip family-friendly?: Yes

Address of meeting place:
Nene Whitewater Centre Ltd
Bedford Road
Northampton, Northamptonshire United Kingdom
NN4 7AA


Company's website: [Web Link]

Phone Number of Company: 01604 634040

Additional parking coordinates (if necessary): Not Listed

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