Slipways and launching points

Broads slipwayThe Broads is dotted with slipways and launching points from which you can get your craft on to the water.

There are various designs and your boat and trailer must be suitable for the slipway you plan to use. Phone ahead whenever possible to check these details with the manager of the slipway:

  • depth of water required to float the boat
  • incline of the slipway
  • ground clearance
  • conditions of the slipway surface such as weed growth and grip

Canoe launching points (for public, not commercial use)

  • Beccles Lido
  • Belaugh Staithe
  • Bramerton – Broads Authority 24 hour free moorings
  • Brundall Church Fen
  • Bungay – Outney Meadow
  • Cantley – Red House PH  
  • Chedgrave Common
  • Dilham – Tyler’s Cut
  • Ellingham Sluice – upstream of bridge
  • Geldeston – Locks Inn and Rowan Craft
  • Hardley Cross
  • Horstead Mill
  • How Hill – Toad Hole Cottage
  • Langley Staithe
  • Loddon Staithe
  • Neatishead Staithe
  • Norwich – Red Lion PH and Norwich Yacht Station (seasonal)
  • Postwick Wharf
  • Ranworth Staithe
  • Reedham Ferry Inn
  • Rockland St Mary – New Inn PH
  • Stalham Staithe
  • Surlingham – Ferry House PH
  • Sutton Staithe
  • Thorpe St Andrew – Cary’s Meadow and Rushcutters PH
  • Whitlingham Adventure
  • Wroxham Broad