Welcome to the Tees Barrage International White Water Centre (TBIWWC), found in Stockton on the banks of the River Tees.
We’re one of the top tourist destinations for family days out in the North East. With world-class facilities and a true community atmosphere, you’ll love our range of adventurous watersports and fun land activities.
Our watersport facilities and white water course make great family days out. And we offer a huge range of group including: bell boating, paddlesports, raft building, powerboat trips, family rafting, white water rafting, and stand-up paddleboarding. All our watersports are available to people aged eight and over, so bring the kids or visit with your pals. Plus, we’re home to Air Trail — one of the largest climbing adventure courses of its kind in the UK!
Want something more dry and peaceful? Ride your bike or walk the dog along the stunning walking and cycling routes. On your way, refuel on the balcony of The Barrage Cafe or bring your own picnic and dine on the river bank. Make sure to take advantage of the photography opportunities by snapping local wildlife — including seals, newts, otters, kingfishers, and salmon — or head to the nature reserve to see animals up close.
What makes us good for group activities and family days out in the North East? The variety we have on offer is perfect for making everyone happy. Nobody comes here and finds nothing they like! If you’re searching for things to do in Stockton, Tees Barrage has activities for all ages and abilities. No worry about having to leave anyone out. Plus, we’re available all year round, so it’s ideal for fitting in your schedule.
Many people also visit us to develop their watersport skills via our range of challenging courses led by fully-qualified coaches.
Tees Barrage is an incredible outdoor adventure hub. Here, we offer a variety of exciting activities for kids, adults and families looking for things to do…Click for more
We are extremely pleased to be reintroducing our popular stand up paddleboarding sessions at Tees Barrage. We have reduced the capacity to 5 people per session…Click for more
We are extremely pleased to be reintroducing White Water Rafting – our most popular activity at Tees Barrage. We have reduced the capacity to 5 people…Click for more