Ure: Slenningford Water Mill

Grade 2/3
Length 0.3 km
Current Level low @0.5 34 minutes ago

in Yorkshire · other sections on Ure


Well maintained site next to a campsite. A 300m section of grade 2, perfect for introducing beginners to moving water at low levels. Possible to lap multiple times by walking up the river right bank. In high water the mighty Slen-bezi is unleased - surf city.

Water Levels

Goes at pretty much all levels. Popular with clubs who often visit just to use this one stretch as it remains paddleable longer after rain than other spots nearby.

Getting There

Putin W1°34'21" N54°12'2"
Takeout W1°34'3" N54°11'57"

The turning to Slenningford Water Mill is an obvious left turn when travelling south from West Tanfield.


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