River Eden (Lakes)

Kirkby Stephen to Great Musgrave

Grade 1/2
Length 7 km
Paddleable low to high

Easy shingle rapids on a meandering river bed. One small weir near the start. ... read more about Kirkby Stephen to Great Musgrave

Great Musgrave to Appleby in Westmorland

Grade 1
Length 13 km
Paddleable very low to high

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Appleby in Westmorland to Langwathby

Grade 1
Length 19 km
Paddleable very low to high

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Langwathby to Lazonby

Grade 1 (3)
Length 9 km
Paddleable very low to high

Eden Lacey falls are about 2/3rds of the way down this section - look out for a viaduct crossing the river. Inspect from river left if you need to. ... read more about Langwathby to Lazonby

Lazonby to Armathwaite

Grade 2/3 (4-)
Length 7 km
Current Level low @0.92 today at 16:00

Flat sections interspersed by grade 2/3 rapids - enough of a gap to pick up the pieces if it all goes to pot. A great first taste of whitewater. Armathwaite weir is easily portageable on river left if needs be. ... read more about Lazonby to Armathwaite

Armathwaite to Wetheral

Grade 1/2
Length 11 km
Paddleable very low to spate

Easy scenic run, ideal for beginners. ... read more about Armathwaite to Wetheral

Wetheral Weir

Grade 3
Length km
Paddleable low to spate

The playspot works well at high and low levels. Somewhere between this it closes in and forms a nasty hole. Make your own mind up when you get there. ... read more about Wetheral Weir

Sands Rapid

Grade 2
Length 0.2 km
Paddleable very low to spate

An easily accessible spot for practicing and introducing beginners to moving water without the need for a shuttle. ... read more about Sands Rapid