Your University Questions, Answered.

Can I canoe on the lake? Emma, Norwich


Our Answer:

While it’s not possible to canoe on UEA’s beautiful lake for safety reasons there are plenty of opportunities to get afloat in a canoe or kayak.

UEA has its very own Kayak club. The River Yare runs just behind the lake and UEA’s Kayak club utilise it along with other local rivers, pools and white water centres.

There are also a couple of canoe clubs in Norwich. Take a look at Norwich Eagle Canoe Club and Norwich Canoe Club. Norwich Canoe Club is by Whitlingham Broad on the outskirts of Norwich, which is also home to Whitlingham Adventure.

Norfolk is famous for the Broads National Park, a series of waterways and areas of natural beauty. Find out more and explore further by taking a look at this Guide to Canoeing and Kayaking the Rivers and Broads in Norfolk and Suffolk and have a great and safe time cruising Norfolk’s many and varied water-ways.

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