Watersports in Hartington

Watersports in Hartington

Overview

Carsington Reservoir gives you a great chance to get out on the water. A range of courses are available in sailing, kayaking, windsurfing and powerboating for absolute beginners through to instructors.
 

What makes it special

  • Great for watersport enthusiasts

Reception 
10am - 4.30pm every day

Watersports 
10am - 4.00pm - Saturday & Sunday Only

Hostels nearby

Watersports in Hartington

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SK 24903 51537

Lat/Lng: 53.060508, -1.6298738

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Watersports in Ilam

Watersports in Ilam

The nearby Carsington Water offers equipment hire and a range of courses in sailing, kayaking, windsurfing and powerboating for absolute beginners through to instructors.  

Carsington Water, with sail boats and other boats on shore

Carsington Water (Reservoir)

Visit Britain’s newest reservoir and explore the trails through spectacular scenery.  It offers a lovely day out for all the family with a children's play area, visitor centre, watersport centre

Instructing a youngster how to drystone wall

National Stone Centre

A dramatic site crammed with ancient tropical reefs, rocks and minerals, centuries of industrial history and abundant wildlife. Visit the Stone Centre website

The Heights of Abraham

The Heights of Abraham

18 miles Ride high above the Derwent Valley in an alpine-style cable car explore the famous caverns at the top. Visit the website  

Heights of Abraham

Heights of Abraham

Rising from the valley floor, the cable cars give you stunning views of the Derwent Valley and surrounding Peak District.

Ashbourne

Ashbourne

Ashbourne has remained largely unchanged since the 18th century, with it's Medieval street pattern and historic buildings.  

Red ion pub at the Crich (National) Tramway Museum

Crich Tramway Museum

A lovingly restored period village that is also home to the National Tramway Museum and its world renowned archives.  Travel on one of the many working trams.  Visit when there is a special

climbing

Climbing in Ilam

Raven's Tor in Dovedale offers superb crack and face climbing on solid rock, all in a beautiful setting above the river.

cycling

Cycling in Ilam

Converted former railway lines, such as the Tissington, High Peak and the Manifold Trails offer great routes for cycling.

Walking and Rambling in Ilam

Walking and Rambling around Ilam

The hostel is on the doorstep of one of the most beautiful limestone dales in Britain, with trails offering steep cliffs and spires, rare woodlands species and quaint picturesque villages.

climbing

Climbing in Alstonefield

The White Peak offers climbing for all abilities. Popular sites include Dove Dale, the Manifold Valley and the famous Thors Cave - which boasts brilliant crags and bouldering.

Watersports at YHA Youlgreave

Watersports in Youlgreave

The River Derwent at Matlock hosts a grade 2 rapids course, with 35 permanent slalom gates in place and floodlights for darker evenings. Contact Matlock Canoe Club for details.