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Canoe Safari Teaser.

By Col | 17, Aug, 2011

Izzy had only ever been in a boat once before and didn’t like it at all, so when we suggested she should try a trip down the Derwent it was with some trepidation that she agreed. So overcoming a sleepless night and worries of being eaten by sharks, she embarked on an Inspiring Adventure of her own and found she rather enjoyed it after all. Which just goes to show that sometimes if you give yourself a challenge and overcome it, then it really does bring a smile to your face.

Read all about Izzy’s trip in her Daring Deed

Izzy navigated down a section of the Derwent which will be used for this years Big Shakeout canoe safari. So if you fancy a trip along the Derwent in Izzy’s footst…. canoe wake, then there are two sessions to choose from, Saturday Morning or Saturday Afternoon

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