Based on the beautiful river Dart we run our Stand up paddle board lessons. Here we have perfect conditions to get you up and on your feet in no time. We offer full tuition and a guided paddle of the River Dart. Within 1.5 hours on the water you will feel in control of the board and be happy manoeuvring on the water.
Maybe its your first time or maybe you want to refine your paddle skills. There is something for everyone. Suitable for anyone wishing to learn how to Stand up paddle board.
All of our instructors are ASI certified stand-up paddle board instructors, and can help you with any of your stand up paddle boarding needs. Depending on your comfort level and skills you're hoping to work on, we can either accommodate lessons on the river or head out to sea
2 hour WHAT'S SUP lesson - £40per adult
- £35per child
No previous experience is required. All equipment provided.
Minimum of 2 people
Get in touch through our contact page or by email at to book a place.
Meet your instructor: Lanny is an ASI enclosed and exposed paddle board instructor, marine biologist and environmental educator. She holds years of experience leading guided coastal and river boat trips in and around Dartmouth and local areas, so she knows the area like the back of her hand.
Meet your instructor: Sam is an ASI enclosed and exposed paddle board instructor and marine sports scientist. He loves exploring the ocean and getting out in the surf.
We started paddle boarding over 8 years ago and fell in love with everything the sport has to offer. Since then We have used our free time to explore new and exciting waterways and invite you to get on board and explore with the Paddle Shack.
The Paddle Shack uses state of the art equipment.
They have a fleet of 11 Red paddle co. inflatable paddle boards. and update stock every season to ensure that they are always using the newest technology.
Check out Red paddle for more details on their boards!
Get in touch for more information or to book a paddle board session
Get on board and have a go!
Mon - Fri: 7am - 10pm
Saturday: 8am - 10pm
Sunday: 8am - 11pm