Recreational paddling in Ireland incorporates kayaking, canoeing, Stand-up paddle boarding and sea kayaking.

Please click on our pages to find out where you can do each of the sports.

Family fun:

Blueways and Journeys:

Safety while on the water:

Safety on the Water

River Gauges:

Liffey Releases


Water Access and Biosecurity

Rivers of Ireland:

River Guides

Link to each page:


Open Canoe

Whitewater Kayaking:

Whitewater kayaking

Sea Kayaking:

Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking Guides