Discover the Clarence Canoe and Kayak Trail and save 15% off stays and experiences

Enjoy everything the Clarence Canoe and Kayak Trail has to offer, from kayaking, tubing and abseiling to whitewater rafting and unforgettable accommodation. The Clarence Valley Canoe and Kayak Trail has everything you need for a weekend adventure.

In the heart of the Clarence Valley lies a white-water adventure waiting to be explored. The Clarence Canoe & Kayak Trail is a meandering trail stretching over 195 kilometres through the Nymboida, Mann, and Clarence River systems, offering paddlers an unrivalled tapestry of adventures.

With eight sections of river to enjoy, ranging from cruisy Grade 1 slow and steady paddling to Grade 4 white water, bone-rattling rapids, The Canoe and Kayak Trail is best enjoyed with the guidance and support from an experienced, local, river guide.

the Clarence Canoe and Kayak Trail along the Clarence River
The Clarence Canoe and Kayak Trail © My Clarence Valley

Save 15% off accommodation and experiences

Vacation and Travel readers can enjoy an exclusive offer. Quote MCV15 and enjoy 15% off all accommodation and activities when booking with the below operators.

  • Exodus Adventures: With over 30 activities to choose from, Exodus Adventures offers dynamic wilderness programs to suit all ages, all abilities, and all group sizes. Craft your bespoke adventure on land and water with a team of expert survival guides who offer everything from whitewater rafting to abseiling. Under the expert guidance of Dingo and his team, your journey begins here.
  • Nymboida Camping and Canoeing: Seek solace in the embrace of nature with guided river tours and secluded campsites offered by Nymboida Camping and Canoeing. Whether craving adrenaline-pumping thrills or serene paddling experiences, their guided river tours and secluded campsites offer the perfect escape.
  • Nymboida River Retreat: Nestled along the tranquil banks of the Nymboida River lies your haven away from home, Nymboida River Retreat. Wake up to the symphony of nature, enjoy a farm-fresh breakfast, and relish in riverside serenity amidst the Dorrigo Range foothills. With riverfront accommodation and direct access to nature’s playground, it’s the ideal place to rest your head.
  • The Ranch on Clarence: Blaze your own trail with a camping escapade at The Ranch on Clarence. Unwind amidst 113 acres of bushland, where outdoor baths and horseback adventures await under the starlit sky. This is wilderness living at its finest, where you can escape city life, breathe in the star-filled night sky and return to life recharged. We like to call this The Big Exhale.
  • Wild River Tours: Reel in the thrill of bass fishing supremacy with Wild River Tours. Cast your line into the best bass fishing spots in Australia as you grab a group of mates or make new ones with Dave and his team. Embark on a multi-day fishing expedition that promises bragging rights and memories to last a lifetime.
  • Journey Outdoors in Nature specialises in holistic adventures and guided multi-day whitewater canoe journeys on the Nymboida, Boorimbah, Birrinba and Clarence Rivers. Revitalise your mind, body and soul as you reconnect with your natural wellness. Journeys Outdoors specialises in women’s retreats and are champions in the nature/nurture ethos of well-being.
Wild River Tours in the Clarence River
Wild River Tours

The adventure doesn’t have to stop on the water. With so much to see and do in the Clarence Valley including Grafton’s Jacaranda Season, The Yuraygir Coastal Walk and Yamba’s iconic beaches, you’ll want to stay a while.

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