Paxmead Riverside Base is Girlguiding Surrey West’s boating centre situated on a delightful stretch of the River Thames in Shepperton, Middlesex within easy reach of both Windsor and London.


Bell Boat

Main Building

The base is well equipped for boating activities including canoeing, kayaking and rowing and can be used by members of The Guide Association, the Scout Association and other youth organisations – but not the geneMain Buildingral public.  The base is also open all year and boating is possible up to Christmas, weather permitting!

Join us in 2018 for:

  • special offer for bookings to stay during January to end of March 2018 – the minimum accommodation charge for a booking including a Friday and / or Saturday night is reduced from £300 to just £100  – to book just go to the Paxmead website
  • Evening Boating, Weekday evenings from May 14th through to July 19th
  • Water Fun Day, for Guides on July 1st & September 22nd
  • Brownie Splashabout, for Brownies and older Rainbows, on June 30th & September 23rd

Can you help us?

We are embarking on a refurbishment and enhancement programme for which we need to raise £30,000  – to find out how you can help us to achieve this, please read Paxmead appeal


For further information please go to the Paxmead website or contact the County Office