ACTIVITIES ON THE WATER

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RACE along the canal with a team of friends in a dragon boat to become the GCF19 Dragon Boat Champions! A real highlight of the festival and great fun to watch, each team gets 3 heat races throughout the day and prizes to be won!

DRAGON BOAT RACE

From £75 per team

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Try out stand up paddleboarding with Stand Up Paddle Board Scotland. Beginners are welcome and all kit/instruction is provided. It may be advisable to bring a change of clothing for afterwards!

Ticketed at event

STAND UP PADDLE BOARD TASTER SESSIONS

£10

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Take a tour on a real working canal boat with the Forth & Clyde Canal Society, and hear from fascinating stories about the canals' history and heritage.

Ticketed at event

CANAL BOAT TOURS

£3/£1.50

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Pinkston watersports are back with their canoe taster sessions for individuals, families and friends to try their hand (or their paddle) on the water. Tasters run throughout the day and all kit provided. 

Ticketed at event

CANOE TASTER SESSIONS

£2.50 per boat

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Try out stand up paddleboarding with Stand Up Paddle Board Scotland. Beginners are welcome and all kit/instruction is provided. It may be advisable to bring a change of clothing for afterwards!

Ticketed at event

STAND UP PADDLE BOARD TASTER SESSIONS

£10

gypsy princess.jpg

Take a tour on a real working canal boat with the Forth & Clyde Canal Society, and hear from fascinating stories about the canals' history and heritage.

Ticketed at event

CANAL BOAT TOURS

£3/£1.50