Stand Up Paddle Boarding

The fastest growing UK Watersport, thats What's SUP

Stand Up Paddleboarding highlights

Take in the incredible views and surrounding scenery of the Dee Valley 

Games and challenges along the way 

Guided by friendly and experienced SUP UK staff 


*This activity is not provided or ran by Bearded Men Activities, any BMA vouchers/gift cards are not redeemable against this activity.

What you'll get up to

Learn how to paddleboard on one of Llangollen’s beautiful waterways. 

The Llangollen Canal, located in the beautiful Dee Valley, also known as the gateway to North Wales. Situated a short distance from the steam railway, castles and horseshoe falls, this activity is the perfect way to explore more of the wonders of North Wales. 

Whilst journeying, we’ll get to grips with the basics of SUP paddling – we’ll cover safety, launching, get to grips with standing from kneeling, balance, and all the introductory strokes you’ll need to explore and have fun on a new craft! 

Our team of instructors have years of experience to help you get the most out of your session with us.

We partnership with Stand Up Paddleboard UK for their 5 Star rated service and guiding.

What's included

All equipment provided including wetsuits, boards, buoyancy aid & paddles

Local knowledge about the Llangollen Canal, wildlife and obviously the best places to eat.

Guidance and tuition by SUP UK staff members

What you'll need to bring

  • Swimwear for under your wetsuit 
  • Closed toed footwear that you are happy to wear on your board e.g., Old Trainers 
  • Good jokes
  • Towel 

Need to know

  • We supply all equipment required for each activity.
  • All equipment is frequently safety checked and maintained.
  • Bring suitable robust footwear appropriate for each activity, along with swimwear and a towel. 

The Bearded Men's top tip

Bring some good friends as team work makes a dream work on this fun filled skilful adventure. Plus you get to laugh at them when they go in the drink (Canal). Things are always better with laughter and this session will have you grinning from ear to ear.

Hugh and Jason - The Bearded Men

March - November


My Christmas present


Thanks for a great afternoon our instructor Pete was great and wouldn’t give up on me till I got the hang of it. We were in a group of 6 four of which aged 65-74 so not just an experience for the young. I highly recommend this company


Why choose us for your next Next Adventure

Our team of bearded buddies have over 30 years combined instructing and guiding.

Bespoke adventures to suit your every request, just tell us what you need.

Our teams energy has been described as unparalleled, epic and darn right contagious.

Nothing says professional like an outstanding and well-kept beard.