Paddling from Eccleston
This area is potentially one of the most beautiful areas of the River Dee that has easy access onto the water which offers hours of paddling in either direction.
Where to park: -
Eccleston Ferry parking, Chester, CH4 9JE
The car park here isn't that big people park along the road without problem (please be respectful). There is no parking charges here
There are no facilities at this car park.
Equipment needed: -
Your chosen craft (kayak, canoe or SUP) and paddle
Clothes appropriate for the conditions
Personal flotation device (buoyancy aid)
Mobile phone (easily accessible and waterproofed)
Local Knowledge: -
In summer, this car park can get rather busy, so worth while getting there early. If you are unable to park near the water, you can park along the side of the road (please be sensible and respectful) and walk down to the river.
There are no near by shops, so make sure you bring any food or drinks with you that you would like, there also aren't any bins so please take your rubbish home with you.