Under £10

Exped Dry Bags
Paddlers can never have too many dry bags. They are great for storing electronics, first aid kits and sandwiches. These lightweight sacks from Exped are perfect and come in a variety of sizes. From £5.39

Yak Skull Cap
Paddling in the British winter can be a chilly experience, especially the dreaded ice cream head when you capsize! Luckily brain freeze can be avoided with this neoprene skull cap. It fastens up with a chin strap and fits underneath your helmet keeping your noggin a little warmer! £8.65

Water Bottle : Nalgene Tritan 1 Litre water bottle

Exceptionally hardwearing, impact resistant and resistant to staining and therefore ideal for paddlers at only £8.98

Wye Canoe Book
One of our favourite mini guides. This is intended for recreational paddlers and gives descriptions of every navigable stretch of the River Wye. It is very easy to use and features coloured diagrams, maps and pictures. The book is water resistant so pages won't tear if they get damp. £9.37

Under £20

Nookie Ti Liner Sox
As the weather gets colder paddlers like to keep their feet warm by adding a pair of these to their booties. They are made from a stretchy 2mm titanium lined neoprene with flatlocked seams for comfort and should help relieve those numb toes! £14.00

Nookie Footmat
A handy changing mat. 12mm of squishy neoprene to put between you and harsh reality of changing in the car park and means you don't have to stand on your spray deck or towel! £15.16

Playboater Rackguard

Keep boats safe when left unattended service stations car parks. Simply thread the cable through the rescue handles or scupper holes on the kayak and shut the end in the car door. Simples! £17.52

Saltrock Child's Changing Towel
The Saltrock Childs Changing Towel is the perfect solution for your children to keep their dignity when un dressing after a days canoeing or kayaking or generalbeach loungingIt is also ideal for other sports such as wake boarding and coasteering. All of which may result in them getting changed in public!  £17.56

Under £50(steady on big spender!)

Palm 15m Bullet Throwline

The Bullet 15m is an ideal allround throw bag. Long enough for setting up rescue systems but short enough to use as a throw bag too. The line has a 10KN breaking strain. £31.79

Peak UK Thermal Rashy
A firm staff favourite here at Up and Under. This highly versatile rash vest can be worn on its own in the summer or as a base layer in the winter. It is very stretchy for freedom of movement and has a soft fleecey lining (also available in a short sleeved version). £39.52

Palm River Trek

The River Trek is an ideal kit bag or expedition dry bag. Made from a tough outer fabric with a roll top dry closure it will keep your gear protected and dry. It also has a handy back harness so you can comfortable carry heavy loads. Available in four sizes, all under fifty quid and starting from £35.08

Dream Gifts (what we want for xmas- money no object!)

Tiderace Sea Kayak

A must for any sea paddler. These beautifully made compisite sea kayaks are amongst the best in the world. Available in several different construction make ours a Carbon Pro Xcite please! From £2195

Werner Paddle
Werner paddles are renown for their bomber strength, light weight and responsiveness. They do a white water and touring range in a variety of constructions and blade shapes. From £107.62

Sweet Rocker Helmet

The very best protection. Featuring a composite shell with foam inner and a coolmax lining for maximum impact absorbtion and comfort. On top of the great fit, comfort and protection they look pretty cool. £175.19

Peak UK One Piece Dry Suit

These dry suits have an ingenious entry system which avoids the need for a back or front zip. The legs unzip from ankle to ankle and you put it on like a cagoule. It's available in touring (Explorer) and whitewater (Creek) guises. £482.03

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