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Fancy turning up to an event in style? Want an incredible experience to share with family or friends? Looking to impress someone special with a date they’ll never forget? Powerboating at Tees Barrage delivers all this plus much more.

Why powerboating?

We have a fleet of powerboats to hire for a spectacular journey along the River Tees, if you’re looking for an exciting day out in Teesside. Powerboating at Tees Barrage takes you skimming along the river and out to sea at top speed. With your own pilot, this high-speed adventure is a must for anyone interested in exploring the open water.

Powerboating at Tees Barrage

Hire our powerboats for any occasion, from birthdays and anniversaries to work events and spontaneous days out. Fitting up to five people at a time, powerboating at Tees Barrage is a great activity for family and friends.  We all know our coastline is beautiful, so why not see as much as you can from a different viewpoint?

You might want to wind down after your powerboat adventure. Go for coffee and cake at The Barrage Cafe, enjoy a walk through the nature reserve, try out a cycling route, or have a go at other activities on site.  

How do I hire a powerboat at Tees Barrage?

For a memorable day out, hire a powerboat at Tees Barrage by calling us on 01642 678000. Or fill out an enquiry form for more info about powerboating availability.

We also run a number of powerboat courses accredited by the Royal Yachting Association. Want to learn how to master the skills needed to control one of these powerful machines? Check out our courses and experience the thrill of exploring the water at top speeds.

from £23 per person
courses running throughout the year
fill out an enquiry form

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