Whether you’re getting on a paddle board for the first time, or wanting a guided canoe trip down the River Wye for you and your family, we have you covered!

At YOFI we have a team of qualified instructors able to offer you individual or group SUP sessions or guided canoe trips. Perfect for Birthday Parties, Stag or Hen Parties, Corporate Team Building or as part of your stay with us.

For more information or to make a booking email

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10 hours ago
YOFI Paddlesports

New this year, we will be running training courses for budding instructors or paddlers wanting to increase their personal skill and safety.

We are offering British Canoeing courses, delivered by qualified and experienced coaches. We can either run these courses at our home location in Symonds Yat West, or we can come to your place of work/local paddling spot.

The courses on offer are-

Foundation Safety and Rescue Training
Foundation Safety and Rescue Training – SUP Specific
Canoe Award
SUP Sheltered Water Award
SUP White Water Award

For booking, prices and group discounts, or any further information, please email
*Alternatively, visit for full course details.

(📸: Tilly Rowlands)
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22 hours ago
YOFI Paddlesports

Keep your eyes out for information about our BC courses over winter.SUP courses are now available across the whole country! Whether you’re looking to lead or Coach SUPs, improve your SUP skills, or run introductory SUP sessions, there’s something for everyone. 💦💦💦

Within the UK, British Canoeing is the only recognised paddlesport Awarding Body, providing qualifications and awards for over 35 years. Due to our regulated status, we are able to offer high quality learning, as well as standardised assessment processes providing peace of mind for SUP Coaches, Leaders and deployers worldwide.

Find the course for you 🔗
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2 days ago
YOFI Paddlesports

Fantastic guided river trip from Kerne Bridge to Symonds Yat.

Started off practising swift 360 turns....

Ready to hit the faster flowing stretches!🌊
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3 days ago
YOFI Paddlesports

Worth a watch if you are new to SUP or experienced. ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago
YOFI Paddlesports

We love an action shot!😍

Step back turn mastered! 💪
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1 week ago
YOFI Paddlesports

Looking for a unique Hen Party?

Enjoy something different with your girlfriends to mark the special occasion!

For more information, drop us an email on
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Kerne Bridge to YOFI

£45 per person

Approximately 3 hours duration

Min age 14

Max 12 people per group


Symonds Yat West area

£20 per boat

1-hour duration

Min age 8 – under 18s must be accompanied by an adult

Hire a canoe or rowing boat and explore the river around Ye Old Ferrie Inn, Symonds Yat, we are open every day (weather permitting from 11am – 5pm.


Ye Old Ferrie Inn location

£35 per person

3 hours

Min age 14

Max 8 people

A taster for newbies or an extra boost for novices – we work with you to help meet your needs. Tuition, safety and some fun and games to make this an enjoyable session for all.


Kerne Bridge to YOFI

£50 per person

Approximately 3 hours

Min age 14

Max 8 people

Great for novices and more experienced paddlers alike. Paddle down the breath-taking River Wye and feel the magic of the UK’s fastest growing paddle-sport.


YOFI location

£20 per person

1.5 hours

Min age 8 – each under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the water

Max 8 people

Parents and children love this shorter session, filled with fun and games on the boards and in the water. Tailor-made for family groups to learn the stroke basics, build water confidence, and experience paddle boarding fun together.

For more information drop us an email at