5km Timed Route To The Liver Building and back
AquaPaddle Liverpool is based in the world-famous Liverpool Docks. Any Craft can be used for AquaPaddles at this venue (weather dependent), including different Kayaks, Canoes, SUPs, etc. The course will take you through the dock system through all of the history that they used to be used for, and the interesting new multi-billion pound developments being constructed in this fast-evolving waterway. The course brings you right the way up to the famous Liver Building in Princess Dock before heading back to the finish point.
Please note SUPs are required to wear a helmet that conforms to CE EN 1385 standards. A limited amount can be hired for a small fee from the club (Please contact the club in advance). This is due to the Dock Walls throughout the route.
Friends Of Allonby Canoe Club Liverpool is the home venue and supports the running of the AquaPaddles events at this location through their diverse group of dedicated volunteers.
If you are interested in volunteering to join the crew please contact us through the Discord Comms System, contact the host club or email AquaPaddle.
There is so much to see in the docks and with its sheltered location, it is fairly weather resistant. City Centre paddling hardly gets better than AquaPaddle Liverpool.
Donate to AquaPaddle Liverpool
Why not donate to help your local community?
By using the following links at least 70% of the funds will be used to run BlueSpace sessions at this location. The other 30% will be used to help quieter locations or with admin cost to run and improve AquaPaddle.
Please also consider a regular donation to help those in your community in need of help.
On site facilities
There is plenty of Free Parking at Friends Of Allonby Canoe Club Liverpool, very close to the meeting point.
Car parking at Collingwood Dock
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There are usually refreshments available in the Clubhouse as you walk into the club complex on the left.
There are separate Male and Female Toilets and changing rooms at the club. There are also indoor and outdoor seating areas able to be used during the event.
There may be equipment (Crafts, Paddles, Safety Equipment, etc) available to be hired from the club for a small fee, that can be used for the duration of the AquaPaddle. However there is a limited amount of equipment available, please contact the club before the event.