Life Adventure

SUPS & Sip

Sit on Top Kayaking, Castlewellan Lake, Mourne Mountains
Saturday 26 March – 12.00pm – 4pm – Castlewellan

SUPS & Sip

Join us at the Mourne Outdoor Festival for our SUP & Sip Experience… as we paddle our way to a thirst on the stunning Castlewellan Lake before retiring to Hillyard House to sample some awesome local Gins… how Saturdays should be!

From a warm welcome, to warm showers, including everything in between and after… we have you covered… from meeting your Guide at our Lakeside Centre, to receiving all the kit that you’ll need, including top of the range SUP Boards, Wetsuits, Buoyancy Aids, Paddles & accessories, full use of our centres changing/shower facilities and post paddle Gin sampling at Hillyard House.

As a guided experience, no previous experience of SUP Boarding is necessary, and you’re guaranteed an awesome time regardless… Simply Book & Go!

Afterwards, if you’re not already staying local, and you haven’t already quenched your thirst, or hunger for that matter, why not enjoy some local hospitality… this is entirely optional, however if you wish to plan ahead, check out our ‘Places to eat, drink & sleep’.


Life Adventure Centre located lakeside, Castlewellan Lake, Castlewellan Forest Park

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Duration (Hours)

Our Package

Our Life Adventure SOT Kayak Experience packages include everything needed to get you started on the loughs, rivers and coast of the Mournes… Simply Book, Go Further, See More & Feel Awesome!
Things to do & see

Endless! From the Castlewellan Castle, Otters, the Islands, Red Squirrels, the Moorish Tower & Kingfishers to name a few!

Unique selfie spots

The Bay (below the Castle)
The Islands
On the water (waterproof cameras!)

What's included

Guide – you’ll be accompanied by one of our Guide team throughout your experience.

Board – powered by the awesome SANDBANK STYLE SUP Boards.

Leash – must be worn by the paddler at all times.

Buoyancy Aid – must be worn by the paddler at all times.

Paddle – almost essential!

Wetsuit – strongly recommended at all times of the year.

Accessories pack – we supply a first aid kit.

Centre facilities – including changing and showering.

Support number – available 9am-5pm for telephone assistance.

Damage Waiver – accidents happen! So we’ve protected you against accidental damage to the Board with our Waiver Scheme – excludes loss/damage to accessories – see ‘Top Up’ option.

Samples – we include your post paddle Gin samples at Hillyard House

Optional Extras
Damage Waiver ‘Top Up’ – accidents happen! Protect against loss/damage to accessories.
See below for specific experience option prices – if you require a bespoke option please check with our team.

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