SUP Intros, Lessons & SUPfaris

LAKE DISTRICT PADDLE BOARDING are the only dedicated SUP provider in the Lakes and this is very apparent in our approach. We are mindful that Stand Up Paddleboarding is a cutting edge new outdoor sport and this is reflected in the teaching methods, attitudes and culture of our instructors. 

After one lesson with our qualified instructors, our clients are not people who have been Stand up Paddle Boarding, they are Stand up Paddle Boarders.

At Lake District Paddle Boarding we have developed a series of SUP packages to get you started and learn to SUP, so once you have the skills you have the freedom to explore the Lake District National Parks beautiful lakes at your leisure.

SUP intro lesson on Derwentwater

This is the essential package for those new to the sport, giving you a quality 3 hour session with one of our qualified instructors. The lesson provides you with the foundations, knowledge and technical skills to excel at Stand up Paddle boarding. It’s a fun session and will leave you wanting to get out there and practice your new skills. “SUP to you” to get out there and do it. Wet suits can be hired out at £5 pp.   SUP intro lesson  £45 

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SUP Intro lesson and mini SUPfari (Half Day Tour)

This is the essential paddle boarding experience for those new to the sport, with one of our qualified instructors. The lesson provides you with the foundations, knowledge and technical skills to excel at Stand up Paddle Boarding. Once you have completed the introduction you will then be taken on a mini SUPfari down the river Derwent,one of the most beautiful rivers of the Lake District.

It’s a fun session and will leave you wanting to get out there and practice your new skills. “SUP to you” to get out there and do it. Wet suits can be hired out at £5 pp. SUP intro lesson and mini SUPfari £65

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SUPfari  Guided River Tour (Full Day)

This full day SUP river adventure on the River Derwent and Derwentwater draws on the experience and expertise of our instructors, giving you the freedom to chose your path down the river and across the lake to one of its many islands. The SUPfari River Tour contrasts tranquil meanders through emerald pools and ancient oak forests, with weirs and white water, offering a unique and adrenaline fueled perspective as you immerse yourself and become part of one of Britain's most beautiful landscapes, naturally with a stop off for afternoon tea (or the pub) en route!  We also have the excellent dandelion cafe and Lingholm Gardens Cafe near by so you can end the day is style. Before you can book the SUP Safari,  paddlers will need to have completed the SUP intro Lesson or proved suitable competence.  Wet suits can be hired out at £5 pp   SUP Safari  £85 pp. 

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Group Sessions and Monster SUP on Derwentwater

SUP for groups, Schools, Colleges, Scouts, Stag and Hen do's the list goes on.Depending on group size these session can be hosted on Derwentwater, Ullswater, Bassenthwaite Lake or Wastwater. The session last 3 hrs and includes all the basics of or introduction with fun games and lost of getting wet. If you've not Paddle Boarded before its an excellent group activity, come and give it give it a go, it’s safer and more versatile than any other water sport and crucially, it’s cooler! The session also includes use of the 17 ft long Monster SUP. The big daddy of SUP taking 14+ people, we are constantly looking for those with enough metal to help us break the Monster SUP world record.

The Monster SUP is a go anywhere beast, ideal for large groups, picnic trips and island adventures. Wet suits can also be hired at an additional cost of £5. Group Sessions minimum 8 @ £40 pp 

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SUP Down Winder Derwentwater

For experienced SUP paddlers or experienced water sports enthusiasts theLakeland SUP down winder is a must.We give you a trouble free down wind trip to remember. (no parking issues, shuttle complications, no drama) Using our extensive local knowledge we drop you at the perfect up wind launch site and pick you up at the other end of the lake after your trip.  The day includes mini bus transport, board and equipment hire including dry bag and waterproof phone case, map and info pack. Full day down winder £55.

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SUP intro lesson on Ullswater

This is the essential Lakeland Stand up paddle boarding experience for those new to the sport, giving you a quality 3 hour session with one of our qualified instructors. The lesson provides you with the foundations, knowledge and technical skills to excel at Stand up Paddle boarding. It’s a fun session and will leave you wanting to get out there and practice your new skills. “SUP to you” to get out there and do it. Wet suits can be hired out at £5 pp. SUP intro lesson £45

To book your intro lesson or check availability click on the button below. 

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