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Best Water Sports In York

We've rounded up the best water sports in York in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 7 York water sports to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the water sports we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre

  • Doncaster
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre, based on the site of an old sand quarry with an idyllic woodland backdrop, is a fantastic facility for outdoor enth...

Pugneys Country Park

  • Wakefield
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Pugneys Country Park is a 250 acre site that used to be an open cast mine, as well as a sand and gravel quarry, before it was turned into a country p...

Whitby Surf School

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Ride the waves with Whitby Surf School! The school is located on the promenade of the award winning West Cliff Beach meaning you'll be treated to som...

Teesside White Water Centre

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

The Tees Barrage International White Water Rafting course is an amazing adventure for water lovers (generally over 10 years old) with loads of option...

Rother Valley Country Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Rother Valley Country Park has land and water activities for all ages and abilities. A great place to have a picnic or bring a BBQ, feed the birds an...

Sheffield Cable Waterski & Aqua Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Dive or be dunked at Sheffield Cable Waterski & Aqua Park. This water park calls for a thick hide and possibly even webbed feet as you throw your...

Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

  • Rochdale
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

As the weather warms up, Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre is the place to be. Adventure is the first order of business with activities both on the l...

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