Rivers
Canoeing and Kayaking on : River Aln

Paddle Point

Grade 2 when River Aln is in flood; can be lined up.

Paddle Point

Beach launch into the Aln Estuary. River Aln tidal section extends 3 miles upstream to the village of Lesbury. Caution as mid-tide runs at 3kts, advisable to launch 1 1/2 hrs before high tide, and return on the ebb. Do not approach river mouth in open canoe as there are severe undercurrents and several drownings recorded in last few years.