Discover the Best Sea Kayaking & Canoeing Adventures in Dorset With Our Half Day Old Harry Rocks Tour
Join one of our signature Old Harry Rocks kayak tours as featured on Jamie Olivers 'Friday Night Feast' and ITV with Julia Bradbury. Thousands have taken this adventure of a lifetime with us from our stunning shoreline in Studland to the majestic stacks and sea caves at the world famous Old Harry Rocks.
Plus past guests of ours have experienced
- local wildlife; peregrine falcons, cormorants, oyster catchers,
- marine life; seals, dolphins
- the unique habitat of our native seahorses amongst the eel grass
- the kelp beds that are a haven for crab, lobster and fish
Tours run 7 days a week from our hutquarters on Middle Beach in Studland suitable for age 12+
- 09.30 - 12.30
- 13.30 - 16.30
Your adventure will be led by our experienced and qualified instructors and everything you need is provided. It's taken us a lifetime of dedication and investment to create these wonderful experiences for you to enjoy.
So now it's in your hands, you can miss out on this unique and memorable adventure or you can book now to join us for only £50. We still habe spaces for this year running until about October time, if you're looking to next year already get your wriggle on because we are just about to start to release spaces for 2019 and the spaces are going to fill faster than our foraging baskets!
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2 Hour Old Harry Kayak Tour if You're Short of Time or Have Young Children
This kayaking tour for £35 per person runs from our base on Middle beach to explore Old Harry Rocks.
You will journey by kayak to see the stacks, the perfect tour for those with less time to enjoy the rest of the coastline. This tour is suitable for age 8+.
Full Day Sea Kayaking Tour
This full day is either from our base on Middle beach past Old Harry Rocks around to Swanage or to explore the channels, islands and creeks of Poole harbour depending on the conditions of the day. This day runs from 09.30-16.00 with a stop for lunch.
Wetsuits, helmets, buoyancy aids and cagoules are provided but please bring shoes for the water and a manmade layer of clothing to wear under the cagoule keep you warm if the weather turns.
Full day from £100 per person.
Group Booking Options
Bespoke options are also available for groups or individuals and are priced according to group size and the scope of your adventure imagination - give us a bell for more information.
All of the equipment you need is provided and if the weather gods let us down and we have to cancel then we promise a full refund or a chance to rebook.
Why You Should Kayak at Old Harry Rocks
Our sea kayaking and canoeing adventure in Studland bay is something pretty special. It marks the beginning of the Jurassic Coastline, a UNESCO World Heritage sight, for one, but for two, our patch of Dorset wild also happens to be an iconic landmark Old Harry Rocks, that is filled to the brim in myth, magic and legend, with pirates and the Devil himself making their shady contribution to the history of our home.
Our beautiful location in Dorset on Middle beach in Studland means we are the closest provider to Old Harry Rocks, a beautiful and iconic chalk stalk this ensures a scenic and sheltered journey to explore the sea stacks, caves and arches.
If you are looking for a fun day out with your friends and family and want to book a sea kayaking/canoeing tour on the water get in touch with us to find out what your options are, or head straight over to our bookings page to see what's on and to book spaces on one of our adventures to test the water!
If you are interested in our closed cock pit kayaks and want to see how you can develop your skills we offer introductory courses can offer tailor made sea kayak tuition sessions to ensure you get the most out of your time on the water with us.
Why You Can Safely Enjoy Our Adventures
Safety is our number one priority and we can guarantee that all our instructors are trained to industry standard best practice and hold National Governing body qualifications where applicable, to operate in line with our BCU paddlesport accredited provider status and AALA licence for coasteering and kayaking. As a WISE wildlife safe accredited operator you be can rest assured that we work responsibly, without disturbing the wildlife and sealife.
Hear What our Customers say...
"We had an amazing morning. Thanks especially for organising the seal, a fantastic experience we will never forget." H. Jones
"On the way home we tried to think of what negatives there were, we couldn't think of one thing. Two days later we still can't think of any negatives. Will definitely be buying a kayak!" Martin
"We had a great time kayaking around old harry as a group of seven on a hen weekend. Dan was brilliant, very knowledgeable and entertaining. We would recommend this trip to all and would love to do it again in the future! Keep up the great work Fore adventure!" Helen
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