Enjoy Canals and/or Getting Afloat


Cycling UK welcomes the decision by the Canal and River Trust to allow considerate cyclists to ride along most of the length of its towpaths without a permit. See Britiah Cycling.and campaign briefing.

Canal and River Trust Leaflet Things to do near Whitchurch:  www.canalrivertrust.org.uk/places-to-visit-pdf/Whitchurch.pdf

WWT Guide For Visitors See: www.whitchurchwaterway.uk/visitor. 

Canal History See www.whitchurchwaterway.uk/history

Licencing Alternatives:

Licencing with Canal and River Trust.  CRT Waterways Only   Annual fee or Explorer see:  www.canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/boating/buy-your-boat-licence

British Canoeing Membership Includes Licence almost all Waterway


Places to Get Afloat Near Whitchurch

get afloat

Whitchurch Canal Arm Google Map Link
Bridge 40 on Llangollen Canal Car Access to Canal Side for Canoe or Small Boat .Google Map Link
Aldeford Lake South of Whitchurch on Wem Road access for  daily fee www.alderford.com/canoeing-and-kayaking
Whitchurch Marina Canal Day Boat Hire www.whitchurchmarina.com


Llangollen Canal Map:

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