Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) Hire in Bude

Welcome to Freewave Surf Academy, your premier destination for stand-up paddle board (SUP) hire on Bude canal. Our team of experienced instructors and enthusiasts are committed to providing a safe and enjoyable paddleboarding experience on the water.

Bude canal is the perfect place to try out paddle boarding for the first time, or to take your skills to the next level. The calm and sheltered waters make it an ideal location for beginners, while more experienced paddlers will enjoy the challenge of navigating the narrow waterway while passing under bridges and along side working lock gates!

Our paddle board hire service is available for individuals, families, and groups of all sizes. Whether you want to spend a couple of hours exploring the canal, or you’re looking for a full-day adventure, we’ve got you covered. Our rental rates are affordable and include all necessary equipment, including the board, paddle and leash. Wetsuits are available to hire on request.

At Freewave Surf Academy, safety is our top priority. All of our equipment is regularly inspected and maintained to ensure it is in excellent condition. We may also provide a brief orientation which covers basic techniques, safety procedures, and etiquette on the water. We want everyone to have a fun and safe experience, so please don’t hesitate to ask any questions or voice any concerns you may have.

We take pride in our friendly and knowledgeable staff, who may be on hand to offer tips, advice, and recommendations for your paddle boarding adventure. Our team has a passion for the water and loves to share it with others, so whether you’re a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, you’re sure to have a great time.

So, what are you waiting for? Come and join us for a stand-up paddle board adventure on Bude canal. With our top-quality equipment, expert instructors, and beautiful surroundings, you’re guaranteed an unforgettable experience. Book your SUP hire today and make your visit one to remember.

Hire a Stand Up Paddleboard

Cruise the Canal on a Stand Up Paddleboard. With 2 miles of sheltered waterway, towpath, bridges, lock gates, wildlife, tranquil scenery and a floating cafe. It’s a really great way to explore a beautiful bit of Bude!

All SUP Rentals come with a board, extendable paddle and a leash. Rentals are for 2 hours and can be collected from our SUP Trailer in the Crescent Overflow Carpark in Bude.

£20 per person

* You must acknowledge competnce in being able to use a SUP before renting. All under 18’s need accompanying by an adult. Minimum age is 10. Leashes must be worn at all times.

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