Boating in Belper

Messing about on the water

 

Boating in Belper

 

 

The beautiful riverside gardens have been offering visitors a tranquil setting to view the River Derwent for over 100 years. Located within the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage site adjacent to Strutt's historic North Mill, the riverside promenade allows flat easy access to the gardens and riverside.
 
If you prefer, you can take a rowing boat or pedalo up stream and view the gardens and world heritage site from a river view.  
 
Rowing boats may be hired in the summer to take a trip along nearly three miles of the river and catch sight of a variety of bird life. Throughout the summer months there are boats on the water. Please note the boats will be removed from the water, subject to adverse weather conditions.

 

To book a rowing boat or pedalo, please call 02045420902 or book online at 

www.parklifecafe.com/swisstearooms

 

*Please note, the gardens and play area remain open although there is building work taking place due to the construction of the tea rooms.

Public toilets are closed but diabled toilets remain accessible with a radar key.

 

 

Address:

Belper River Gardens

Matlock Road, Belper DE56 1BE

 

Telephone  Enquiries

 020 454 20902

Email:

www.parklifecafe.com/swisstearooms

 

 

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