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“scaling dam”(3 reviews)
“preston park”(3 reviews)
Stand Up Paddle Boarding at venues across the North York Moors National Park Area (Whitby, Sandsend, Saltburn etc). We offer professional tuition and are an accredited school (Academy of Surf Instructors). We have very good local knowledge and our...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Saltburn-by-the-Sea, England
+44 7837 065118
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My first experience was fantastic. The instructor was so professional and supportive,informative and kind. I just loved the whole thing from start to end. In fact I didn't want it to finish. We had music playing as we went around the Scaling Dam watching the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wallis100
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you for your delightful review. We were blessed with a great night to end the season. We love what we do and passing on our knowledge. We are so pleased you had a good time and learned the 'right' way. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

i had my 1st go at paddleboarding and enjoyed every minute. the teacher is very friedly and i found him eady to understand. from pasding you cant see just how great this place is. id highly recomend having a go at one of the watersports...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lynzi2016
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hi Lynzi - thanks for your lovely words. Scaling Dam is an amazing venue and great for beginners and the more accomplished. Lots of wildlife and room to play in. And a great bar to have a relaxing drink. See you soon.

Reviewed 5 August 2018

We met Simon and his lovely team at Preston Park Museum car park. Really friendly, fab tuition, no pressure, great fun, learned a lot, great atmosphere, everyone happy at their own level with no need to push. Catered very well for all levels in one...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ruth R
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

wow - great praise indeed Ruth. Many thanks. I don't think anyone realises but it is me who is having the most fun. Hope to see you all again some time soon. Enjoy your hols.

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Went on the river at Preston park with Dan to try out sup. As a fairly mature couple we were worried that we wouldn't be able to get the most out of it, how wrong we were! Dan was a patient likeable instructor and made...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Michele T
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

On behalf of Dan, this is Simon his business partner, many thanks for your kind comments. I will pass them onto Dan. Dan is an excellent instructor and he cares deeply about the needs of our participants. Thank you for choosing us - happy smiling...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We met Simon at Preston Park (free parking). He had wetsuits, boots and boards for us and we could change in the nearby toilets. It was a steep walk down to the River Tees and it was so sunny and calm, we couldn't wait to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karen G
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

What a terrific review - many thanks Karen. We had a great morning for sure. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Met Simon at his van in the Saltburn Pier car park for my first stand up paddle-boarding lesson with friends. We changed into the wetsuits and boots (provided) at his van but there are some outdoor changing cubicles near the pier if you prefer to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank travelbodTeesside
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

What a fabulous review. Thank you so much. The group made up of Tracey, Gill, Helen and Kathryn were great fun and a delight to spend time with.

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic time paddle boarding with Dan from Valley Adventures along the Esk on a beautiful Bank Holiday Monday evening. The equipment was new and top quality and Dan was a great guide and instructor! With ages from 54 - 10, Dan made...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

As an organiser of a festival based on travelling and exploring the world, I wanted an activity that not everyone would have experienced. After researching SUP instructors in the North Yorkshire area nearly everyone pointed me towards Simon at Valley Adventures, good start! Both him...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Many thanks for your review Lindsay (sorry for the late reply). It was great to be asked to support your festival which of course turned out to be a great success for all. Dan my business partner who did most of the work absolutely loved...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Thank you for such a FUN experience! The team are friendly, relaxed and give you top tips to get the best out of the experience. Really helpful when booking and great communication. I did paddleboarding on the River Tees and very quickly loved it as...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank nicola17947
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Hi Nicola - very sorry for the late reply (for some reason the alert only just came through...). So many thanks for your great comments. We thrive on people like yourself having a good time. See you soon. x

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Really, really great experience. Knowledgeable and fun instructors. I would definitely recommend this to others!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank AbbyW113
travguisborough, Owner at SUP Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. It makes all our hard work worth it when people love what we do. Have a great summer.

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27 January 2018|
Response from swebb555 | Reviewed this property |
No, certainly not too old. Wetsuits are provided. Yes, you need to book