If you like watersports or are an adrenaline junkie, white water rafting could be just the ticket, all found at Tees Barrage International White Water Centre
. Based in North East England, this artificial white water course on the banks of the River Tees, offers Olympic and world class team facilities with white water rafting and kayaking, powerboating or for those who prefer a steadier pace, sailing, canoeing and bellboating.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
White water rafting is available to individuals, groups, team building and corporate events in the North East, as well as being a perfect excitement packed session for stag dos and family activities. No experience is required although participants must be able to swim twenty-five metres and weigh no more than sixteen stone. All equipment is supplied including wetsuits. Showers are available on site after sessions have ended.
Check the timtetable and book sessions online. You can also purchase gift vouchers as well.
The Jubillee course is 300m long and has eddies and a slalom gate system to keep everyone on their toes. The Diamond course is one of the steepest in the UK and drops 3.7 metres from top to bottom.
This is for the over 18s and is not for the faint hearted. Be prepared for thrills and spills, twists and turns and getting soaked whilst having lots of fun.