Canoe Trail, based in Bedford, runs a large fleet of canoes, kayaks, and SUP’s and also retails them. Speak to our team to get expert advice on the right canoe, kayak, or SUP for you. As experienced paddlers we know the kit inside out and can recommend different buoyancy aids.

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From novice to advanced paddlers we can help our customers to select the perfect open canoe their needs. Our team of coaches and professional instructors can provide you with expert knowledge. Between us, we have over 100 years of paddling experience from GB squads to international racing.

Second Hand Used Canoe for Sale
We stock the following canoe brands for sale and also have second-hand canoes for sale most of the time.

Silverbirch Canoes – our chosen craft for our hire fleet canoes. With Silverbirch Canoes we hold a wide range of their canoes in our demo fleet including 15ft highline and standard broadland canoes, 16ft highland and standard broadland canoes, all in Duralite and the 17ft Duracore as well as the amazing Firefly 14fter.

Paddling Equipment
We hold some stock of paddling equipment and accessories for canoeing and order specific kit for our customers with some great deals available. We offer the chance to see different BA’s, paddles, and other equipment before buying.
We supply:
Peak UK – buoyancy aids, dry bags, rescue kit, helmets etc
Palm – buoyancy aids, dry suits, dry bags, throwlines etc
YAK – buoyancy aids, helmets, rescue kit, dry bags etc


Canoes Currently For Sale


Green Canoe for Sale

NEW £1099

Silverbirch 16ft Cherry Red Canoe
Includes two paddles and buoyancy aids

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Green Canoe for Sale

NEW £1099

Silverbirch 16ft Green Canoe
Includes two paddles and buoyancy aids

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Green Canoe for Sale

SOLD

Silverbirch 16ft Blue Canoe Package Offer - NOW £1349

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Silverbirch 15ft Canoe Blue/Green - NOW £799

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Silverbirch 16ft Canoe Red/Grey - NOW £749

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Silverbirch 15ft Canoe Orange/Grey - NOW £759

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Store Opening Hours


The Canoe Trail office is open Mon-Fri, 9-5 pm. We are open for paddling trips Mon-Sun 9.30-2.30, you would need to book your trip via the website. Feel free to give us a call to discuss or check out the trip details online. We open early Spring through to Nov each year.