Idle: Ordsall to Retford

Grade 1 (2)
Length 2 km
Current Level low @0.31 yesterday at 18:00


Perfect intro to moving water for beginners. Gently moving flat water with a couple of small weirs which allow for an intro to playing. Can easily be extended by continuing on to one of the bridges downstream.

Water Levels

Doesn't need much rain to bring into condition.

Getting There

Putin W0°56'32" N53°18'31"
Takeout W0°56'35" N53°19'29"

Put-in river left on Goosemore Lane. Shuttle up the A638, turning off immediately after you turn left onto the A620. Park in the large car park next to the river.


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