Independent Canoe and Kayak Shop in Cornwall
for "Phone and Collect"
At our showroom and workshops we have 125 kayaks for sale from Dagger,
Venture Kayaks, P&H, Islander Sit on Tops, Tootega, Silver Birch
and Wilderness Systems. We also stock paddles, spraydecks, buoyancy
aids and kayaking and canoeing equipment from Palm, Phoenix, Nookie,
Gul, Streamlyte and Ainsworth. Most customers call to view the products
and get advice in our showrooms.
Things are more than just a kayak shop
we rotomould kayaks too, come and see how.
over 40 different
models on display
paddlers and also kayak designers and manufacturers ourselves we
have a pretty good understanding of what type of boat will best
suit a paddler. Before advising a model of kayak or canoe we will
ask you questions about your experience (or lack of!), ambitions,
family and friends who might use it and anything else of relevance.
We will then recommend 2 or 3 models for you and explain the pros
and cons of each model so you are able to make your own informed
decision in order to best enjoy your canoeing or kayaking.
you are just starting out take a look at some of our information
pages such as the kayaks page or even
give us a call.
We have been
in business for over 30 years and have many thousands of satisfied
customers; our success is due to our excellent service and the quality
of the products we supply. Our unique rural location provides a
beautiful setting with views of open countryside and Cornish engine
houses and is positively remarked upon by many customers. We are
an environmentally friendly business with extremely low carbon emissions
and all canoe packaging is recycled.
Quote: "I knew you'd be down a lane, all the best places are
also specialise in the manufacture of general purpose kayaks for
paddlers who are looking for easy to use, high quality boats with
unbeatable value and superior performance.
Our popular and proven Wild One all-round
kayak will provide many years of reliable kayaking and is designed
for beginner to advanced general-purpose paddling. You will find
it lighter, faster, more responsive and much more individual than
other brands, a true all-rounder for medium distance sea kayaking
as well as whitewater kayaking and surfing.
The 'Wild One' has received glowing reports from clubs, centres
and individual canoeists all over the UK. It is a lovely design,
simple to look at but full of potential;
you can read some paddlers reports on the reviews
LOCATION - How to find us & maps
Things, Piece, Redruth TR16 6SF
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are situated in Piece between Redruth and Camborne
Easy to find just 6 minutes off the A30 trunk road.
20 minutes from Truro, Falmouth, Perranporth, Hayle, St Ives & Helston.
30 minutes from Newquay, Penzance, St Austell