Rural Routes

Rural Canal Boating Routes

There is a huge choice of canal boating routes for you to do. See the choice of routes below. You can of course plan your own route or ask the experienced staff at the marinas - they are always glad to give advice. There is no set schedule - It's entirely up to you .

 
Alrewas from Sawley (4 days)
Anderton and return from Sawley (14 days)
Aqueducts and Llangollen and return from Blackwater (3 days)
Aqueducts and return from Whitchurch (4 days)
Ashby canal from Coventry a lock free tranquil cruise (4 days)
Atherstone and return from Rugby (4 days)
Audlem along the tranquil Shropshire Union Canal from Wrenbury (3 days)
Banbury and return from Market Harborough (10 days)
Battle of Bosworth battlefields from Coventry marina (3 days)
Bradford on Avon and return from Aldermaston (11-14 days)
Braunston and return from Foxton (7 days)
Braunston and return from Gayton (3 days)
Braunston and return from Market Harborough (7 days)
Braunston from Coventry (4 days)
Brecon and return from Goytre through the Brecon Beacons (4 days)
Burnley from Skipton (3 days)
Burton on Trent and return from Sawley (3 days)
Burton upon Trent from Stone (7 days)
Caen and return from Hilperton (3 days)
Chester and return from Nantwich (3 days)
Chirk and return from Whitchurch (4 days)
Chirk and return from Whixall (3 days)
Coventry and return from Sawley Marina (10-11 days)
Crick and return from Gayton (3 days)
Crick and return from Market Harborough (4 days)
Ellesmere and return from Whitchurch (3 days)
Ellesmere and return from Wrenbury (4 days)
Fenny Stratford and return from Gayton (4 days)
Fotheringhay and Peterborough through the fens from March (4-7 days)
Four Counties ring from Anderton (11-14 days)
Four Counties ring from Blackwater (14 days)
Four Counties ring from Gailey (7-10 days)
Four Counties Ring from Nantwich (7-10 days)
Four Counties ring from Wrenbury (10 days)
Gailey and return from Anderton (10 days)
Gailey Staffordshire countryside (3 days)
Gargrave from Reedley Marina (3 days)
Gayton and return from Market Harborough (7 days)
Gnosall and return from Gailey (4 days)
Goring on the Thames from Caversham (3 days)
Great Haywood and return from Gailey (3 days)
Great Haywood and Shugborough Hall from Stone (3 days)
Great Linford and return from Gayton (3 days)
Keighley and return from Skipton (4 days)
Kidderminster and return from Worcester (4 days)
Langley Mill and return from Sawley (3 days)
Lapworth Flight from Alvechurch (3 days)
Llangollen and aqueducts and return from Nantwich (7-10 days)
Llangollen and return from Whitchurch (7-7 days)
Llangollen and return from Whixall (4 days)
Llangollen and return from Whixall, cruise over the fantastic aqueducts (4-7 days)
Llangollen and return from Wrenbury (7 days)
Llangollen canal from Blackwater (7 days)
Llangynidr and return from Goytre (3 days)
Lymm and return from Anderton (3 days)
Market Drayton and return from Gailey (7 days)
Market Harborough and return from Gayton (7 days)
Market Harborough and return from Rugby (7 days)
Middlewich and return from Blackwater (7 days)
Middlewich from Nantwich (3 days)
Nantwich and return from Anderton (4 days)
Nantwich and return from Whitchurch (4 days)
Nantwich and return from Wrenbury (3 days)
Napton and return from Gayton (4 days)
Napton and return from Rugby (3 days)
Newbury and return from Hilperton (10-11 days)
Penkridge through the Staffordshire countryside from Stone (4 days)
Peterborough and Ferry Meadows Country Park through the fens from March (3 days)
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and return from Blackwater (3 days)
Pontcysyllte Whitchurch from Blackwater (4-7 days)
River Weaver from Anderton (3 days)
Rugby and return from Foxton (7 days)
Rugby and return from Gayton (4 days)
Rugby and return from Market Harborough (7 days)
Rugby and return from Twyford Wharf (7 days)
Rugby from Coventry marina (3 days)
Saddington from Market Harborough (4-4 days)
Shipley and return from Skipton through the Yorkshire Dales and Bronte country (7 days)
Shugborough hall from Sawley marina along Trent and Mersey (7 days)
Snarestone and return from Gayton (7-10 days)
Snarestone and return from Market Harborough (10 days)
Snarestone and return from Rugby (7 days)
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (7 days)
Staffordshire and Worcestershire countryside from Stourport on Severn (7 days)
Stoke Bruerne and return from Market Harborough (7 days)
Stoke Bruerne and return from Rugby (4 days)
Stoke Prior and return from Worcester (3 days)
Stourbridge from Sawley Marina (14 days)
Stourport and return from Gailey (7 days)
The tranquil Shropshire Union Canal from Nantwich (7 days)
Welford and return from Market Harborough (3 days)
Wheelock and return from Anderton (3 days)
Whitchurch and return from Blackwater (4-7 days)
Whitchurch and return from Nantwich (4 days)
Whitchurch and return from Wrenbury (3 days)
Wootton Wawen and England's longest aqueduct from Shakespeares birthplace (3 days)
Worcester and return from Alvechurch (4-7 days)
Worcester to Stourport or Kidderminster (4 days)
Wrenbury and return from Whitchurch (3 days)
Wrenbury and return from Whixall (3-4 days)

 

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Rural Canal Boating Routes