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    that's great! I was half expecting it to be...

    that's great! I was half expecting it to be mostly private parking. Thanks for the help and yes I have the Pete Knowles guide, my bible for the duration.
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    thanks, i'll have a look at their trailers, if...

    thanks, i'll have a look at their trailers, if not I'll ditch one of the kids boats, they end up needing a tow most of the time anyway.

    One more thing though, do you know if it's possible to get...
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    We're over from the 7th August, my main problem...

    We're over from the 7th August, my main problem is getting the boats back up river.

    Since my eldest and his girlfriend have decide to tag along I'm looking at moving 4 kayaks and a canoe (2 kayaks...
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    I'm not sure my missus would like that!

    I'm not sure my missus would like that!
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    We're just doing short stretches and returning to...

    We're just doing short stretches and returning to the same camp each night in ispagnac.

    Anything up to an hour and a half's ride would be bearable but that'd mean people waiting for me when we do...
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    Shuttle runs on the Tarn

    Hi,

    What are the shuttle options for the Tarn? Are there any buses running up the river?

    I'm the only driver on our trip so I was thinking of taking a bicycle and dropping the car off at the...
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    Marmites? Gouffre? Gorge Du Tarn?

    Hi,

    I'm planning our summer trip to the Tarn and I've found a few swimming holes referred to as Marmites or Gouffre as far as I can tell. They're all quite a long way from where we'll be though,...
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    perfect, exactly what i'm after. better get the...

    perfect, exactly what i'm after. better get the boy's sword and shield ready for battle again.
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    We're heading back soon, can you recommend any of...

    We're heading back soon, can you recommend any of the fortified towns? Got a 5 year old that's obsessed with castles!
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    Thanks guys that's fantastic, think I'll book up...

    Thanks guys that's fantastic, think I'll book up the first one and then take it from there.
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    cele camping

    Hi Folks,

    We're returning to the cele valley in august but this time thought we'd move around and explore a bit more. When we were there last we noticed that our campsite had plenty of spare...
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    Thanks MarkL, your advice was invaluable. Shame...

    Thanks MarkL, your advice was invaluable. Shame we missed you would have been nice to meet up for slightly less than a pint!

    Cheers
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    Ardeche grade compared to Wye

    Already thinking about next summer and the Ardeche......:rolleyes:

    We just paddled the Cele which was fantastic, had a flip at the bottom of a glissiere with my 3 little ones in the boat. No...
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    thanks,easy to get great footage in a place like...

    thanks,easy to get great footage in a place like that. We stayed in Marcilhac at http://lepredemonsieur.e-monsite.com/, live music most evenings in the village square and a brilliant market on...
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    Of all the glissieres we ran the one we fell in...

    Of all the glissieres we ran the one we fell in was the one captured on camera! The river was a little low in places, had to get out and push. We'll definitely go back though, it's idyllic.
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    River Cele, Awesome Place!

    Just got back from 2 weeks on the Cele, it's amazing!! Many thanks to folk here who helped out with some great advice!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhaXUtWr4jk
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    Whitewater trips on the Lot

    Hi, can anyone recommend a company or guide for whitewater trips on the Lot?

    We're both 2 star kayakers with experience in grade 2 and the odd bit of grade 3. Just looking for a couple of days...
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    Camping du Cele? yep mailed them. That's very...

    Camping du Cele? yep mailed them. That's very kind of you to offer, I think if it comes to it we can fit some tents up in one of the kayaks on the roof. Please let me know if you find anything.
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    I've emailed a few but only had a reply so far...

    I've emailed a few but only had a reply so far from Camping Le Moulin Veux, they said they were full up. Are they likely to pickup the phone today?
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    Anything really we're not fussy. We'd camp but we...

    Anything really we're not fussy. We'd camp but we don't have room in the car for tents etc........Nearer the river the better, preferably close enough for the kids to play on days we don't paddle. ...
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    Accomodation near the Cele - August

    Hello,

    On the off chance would anyone know of any accomodation available from 2nd to 23rd August near the Cele?

    2 adults and 4 kids aged 16,8,7 and 4

    Knew I shouldn't have left it so late!...
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    4 kids in tow "unfortunately" so it has to be...

    4 kids in tow "unfortunately" so it has to be august or maybe september....is the river likely to be low?

    actually, the kids break up on the 19th June so it is an option....
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    I think it was you and MarkL I was talkign to...

    I think it was you and MarkL I was talkign to last year about a trip on the Cele. We didn't make it in the end, we decided our youngest was just too young for the long drive, heat and hassle of a...
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    Cheap accomodation France.....Lot/Cele

    I've been looking for somewhere to stay in August on this site...http://en.gites-de-france

    I was wondering if there are any bunkhouses or hostels in the area or any other places worth looking at...
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    Ferry - length of vehicle....

    Easy question I guess.....when booking a ferry ticket do you include the length of the canoe sticking over the back of your car?

    :nice_hat:
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