Stand-up paddleboarding

CPA Lathus has 20 paddleboards, providing an alternative way to explore the Gartempe valley, and a fun-filled activity on the water to suit all.

Key Information :

  • for adults and children over 8 who are confident swimmer
  • lead by qualified CPA Lathus instructors with an expert knowledge of this natural environment

Paddleboarding at CPA Lathus

Activity Supervisor  : Philippe NIQUET – BEES 2nd level Kayaking – Contact via mail 

Practical details :

  • Activity organised for a minimum of a half-day with an instructor
  • Individual rates for half-day sessions: 20 € for over 16s, 15 euros € for under 16s – Group rates available for 8 or more people.
  • Equipment provided : helmet, paddle, life jackets, boards
  • Closed toe footwear only. No sandals or flip flops.
  • Different courses and locations available to suit the participants’ ability and the aims of the activity.
  • Capacity : 20 paddleboards
  • Please note: the departure point for this activity is Montmorillon.


Learning aims :

  • discover the basic manoeuvres
  • learn how to steer
  • how to balance, propel and move through the water
  • general safety and awareness, how to choose your trajectory
  • deciding on the right manoeuvres before executing them
  • enjoy the thrills of navigating along the river
  • explore the environment