Water Based Activities

Make a splash at these thrilling water-based activities in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

Watersports in the Peak District & Derbyshire - Kayaking & Canoeing

From sailing and windsurfing to canoeing and kayaking, take to the waters at a Peak District reservoir or lake, you'll find a great way to escape the hubbub of daily life.

Sailing clubs operate in many areas of Derbyshire and the Peak District, and there are also lots of water-based experience providers who offer a safe introduction to watersports that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike.

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All Water Based Activities Businesses


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Lost Earth Adventures

Specialists in mountain adventures on the water, underground and in the hills of the Peak District National Park.

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Chesterfield Canal – Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

The Chesterfield Canal is a beautiful waterway, an oasis of calm in the busy market town.

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Carsington Sports and Leisure Activity Centre

Watersports activities on one of the UK's largest reservoirs, including kayaking and windsurfing.

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Acclimbatize Ltd

From climbing to caving, team building to canoeing and many more, there’s sure to be an activity for you.

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Sheffield Cable Waterski and Aqua Park

The largest cable and aqua park in the North of England.



Tittesworth Water

Situated near to Leek, on the edge of the spectacular Peak District National Park, Tittesworth offers plenty of activities for those who enjoy the…

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Hathersage Swimming Pool (outdoor)

A scenic open-air pool surrounded by Peak District countryside.

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Eckington Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre

With a cafe area, a main swimming pool and an extensive, recently refurbished gym and rooms for fitness classes.

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Mercia Marina

Derbyshire's largest waterside marina attraction, shopping and holiday destination

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Dronfield Sports Centre

ituated in the heart of the town, Dronfield Sports Centre offers a range of facilities.

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