Canoeing and Kayaking on : Chelmer and Backwater navigation

Paddle Point
Chelmsford, Essex, UK

Put in with a place to tie the boat off. At the start of the chelmer and blackwater navigation.

Paddle Point
Boreham, Essex, UK

Grassy put in. Lots of parking. Nice cafe, busy

Licence Please note that the normal British Waterways/BCU licence does NOT cover the Chelmer Navigation, so a permit is required which can be bought at the canal centre here.

Downstream put in between lock and road bridge
Licence fee is (i think from memory) £1.00 for the day, or £6.00 for 12 months....
Paddle Point
Little Baddow, Essex, UK

Over the read bridge just on the left, slight inclined bank to the put in but very easy.

Paddle Point

A camping and caravan club "cl" site right next to the lock.

Paddle Point

Parking on road, grassy area for groups.