Interactive waterways route planner - plan your trip, find out times and information and see photos of places along the way
|2||Canal World Discussion Forums |
As the largest and most active canal forums, canalworld.net offers a powerful platform for discussing canals, waterways and boats. Use our forums to help with planning trips and outings, solving technical issues, and discussing waterways history, as well as socialising and networking with other like minded people. CWDF welcomes you. Daniel Hutchinson, site owner.
Canals and navigable rivers of the South Pennines, UK - Huddersfield, Rochdale, Leeds & Liverpool, Bridgewater, Macclesfield, Peak Forest, South Yorkshire, etc. Virtual cruises, etc.
|4||Living on a Narrowboat|
Everything you need to know about living on a narrowboat including a free narrowboat budget calculator and free 180 page guide to life on the inland waterways of England and Wales
|5||Jim Shead's Waterways Information|
An encyclopedia of the canals and rivers of England and Wales, including historical data, provided by Jim Shead, Waterways Writer and Photographer.
Shared ownership boat management and sale of shares in syndicate-owned boats
Listings of all canalside services, history of the canals and rivers, beginners guides, discount books, Twitter List, Facebook Group list, private boat sales, interactive map, plus much, much more!
Canal News Information Property and Holidays - Hundreds of absorbing pages for you to browse! You can SELL a Boat, SELL a Canal Property or SELL boat parts. Or BUY Canal Property, BUY a boat. How about a Canal Holiday, in a narrowboat, at a B&B or in a Canalside Cottage?
Narrow boat share re-sales site
Water Explorer is a web application designed to assist boaters navigating the UK's inland waterways. It helps in three key areas: navigation, keeping a diary/blog of your journey and points of interest finder.
|11||Waterway Routes (Maps and DVDs)|
Travelling the Waterways to meet friends, and to film our wonderfully relaxing and informative DVDs in both Popular and Bowcam formats - for holidays, souvenirs and gifts for birthdays, Christmas and special occasions. Drawing Canal Maps and Diagrams for websites, brochures and magazines.
The build and journey of nb Waiouru
Long term Narrow boat (and other boat) rental
|14||Canal Shop Company|
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
An everyday story of boating folk, as featured in Canal Boat Magazine, with history, news and controversy thrown in. Continuously cruising, we tell you how we `find it`. Canals and rivers, backwaters and tourist hotspots - anywhere we can get our 57 foot narrowboat!. Includes an index of our journeys by waterway
A photographic guide to walking and cycling along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. Includes a pub guide, canal history including the WW2 Defences of Lancashire. Also includes the Tavistock Canal, Regents Canal, Bude Canal, Chester Canal and many more!
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
|18||NB The Manly Ferry|
Our Narrowboat Caxton is transporting us around the canals of UK with our 5 animals!
|19||Captain Ahab's Watery Tales|
A photographic record of nb Wand'ring Bark's travels and other watery themes which capture my imagination!
|20||Narrowboat Briar Rose|
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
Following the progress in the building of our new narrow boat. Runner up at Crick 2011, and continuing travels on (and off) the canal..
|22||boats and cruising|
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
|23||Boats and Canals Forum|
We are not the biggest, the best, well that is a matter of personal opinion. However we do pride ourselves on being an informative and friendly forum for all boating and waterway lovers. We will welcome you into our community whether you are a boat owner or not. There is also a dedicated section where visitors can post requests for information and also post comments without the need to register. Why not pay us a visit and check out our forum for yourself.
Travelling the UK waterways
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
|29||Warwickshire Fly Boat Company|
Boat yard + narrowboat brokerage: homepage of the Warwickshire Fly Boat Company.
A wider experience
National Association of Boat Owners
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
|33||Tony Clayton\'s Canal Photographs|
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970\'s
|34||Baddie the Pirate|
LED Lighting for boats - from a boater
|35||Google Earth Canal Maps|
An ongoing attempt to map every single navigable, un-navigable, derelict and extinct canal in the UK
|36||UK Waterways Ranking Site|
UK Waterways Ranking Site
|37||The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife|
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
|38||Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star|
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
|39||Narrow Boat Albert|
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
|41||Wilderness Boat Owners Club|
Our website has information about our boats and about trailing them to waterways, both large and small, across UK and Europe. Many visits in support of canal restoration projects. It contains information about slipways, waterways and pictures of both that members have visited.
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
NB Blog on new built and then travels
|44||Melton and Oakham Waterways Society|
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
The Travels of Narrowboat Lillyanne
|47||Guide Dog Oakley & NB Sola Gratia|
Oakley Continuously Cruises on Narrow Boat Sola Gratia - the first and, so far only, Guide Dog to do so! His owner, Tracey, has 2% vision in just one eye, and can be regularly seen working the locks with the help of Oakley. Along with Tim, the Captain, we are slowly cruising the entire connected Inland Waterways network. A sponsored walk along the Kennet & Avon towpath by Tracey & Oakley has already raised over £5,000, and the total is still rising. This blog follows the day to day exploits of a totally un-average Guide Dog, giving insight into life on the canals from a Guide Dog\'s point of view. Please enjoy and share.
We retired early and became live-aboards with the menagerie. Wecontinuosly cruise and continously forget things-boats have that effect on you!
|49||Hollinwood Canal Society|
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
Narrowboat AmyJo\'s build is now complete so Chris I now look forward to cruising the network as we head towards retirement. Our blog is a diary for our friends and family to follow our adventures and, of course, you are more than welcome to join us as well.
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
Ramblings by nb Gecko and crew. With photographs.
|57||Boat Build Blog|
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
|58||nb Comfortably Numb & butty Echoes|
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
|59||The River Gipping Trust|
The River Gipping Trust Ltd was formed in 2008 by a group from the Ipswich Branch of IWA. One of its main aims is the restoration of the Stowmarket Navigation.
|60||Adventures Aboard AreandAre|
A couple of crazy kiwis cruising (and trading) on the cut.
A Vibrant Online Community Of Boaters Sharing Experiences Of The Waterways
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
|64||Rock n Roll|
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
The blog diary and photography of Barry Teutenberg and his wife Sandra, containing stunning images of Britain\'s waterways aboard NB Northern Pride in 2009 and 2010 and their adventures on their new boat Areandare from April 2013 and the indefinite future ...
|66||.... and Millie Makes Three|
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
|67||River Weaver Navigation|
Independent guide to the River Weaver Navigation by one of the Seasonal Lock Keepers. Loads of pictures both modern & archive. New picturial 'Aerial Tour'.
|68||Thames Motor Boaters Association|
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
Follow our funky ass narrowboat ripping a rug through the murky waters
|70||Canal Blog of a Newbie Narrowboat Owner|
Frank adventures of a new narrowboat owner
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
General information about canals & narrowboats
|73||Travelling in No Direction|
Life on our Narrowboat
|74||Boys on Tour|
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
|77||nb Sola Gratia|
Webpage about nb Sola Gratia - Continuously Cruising the connected Inland Waterways system of Britain. Follow Tim, Tracey & Guide Dog Oakley on their travels.
Jannock's trip and other stuff
|79||One Thing After Another|
A diary about two lads and Eddie the dog who are fitting out, travelling, and generally enjoying life aboard their narrowboat, One Thing After Another. Follow us through the good times, the bad times and not to mention the fact that life on this boat really is...One Thing After Another!
|80||Essendee Narrow Boat|
Narrowboat trip of British inland waterway
Therapies afloat narrowboat Dreckly
|82||I know a bank where the wild thyme grows|
Foraging along the towpath while living with Captain Ahab ...
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
|84||Travels on Tranquility|
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
Our ramblings and musings on board our narrowboat Caxton
|86||Chamberlain Carrying Co|
Small narrowboat butty boat gift shop selling canal art, ropework, canalia and other gifts.
Our personal experiences as they happen on the ups & downs of owning a narrowboat
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
|89||The Journey Home|
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
|90||Scribblings from The Mintball|
The blog of NB Mintball
|91||Aqueducts of the Inland Waterways|
A collection of photos and historical comment about the UK's aqueducts, the underappreciated heros of the inland waterways system
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
Life\'s journey aboard Swamp Frogs
Slowly fitting out a Replica Dutch Barge…
Nevs Waterlily blog
The ups and downs of constructing NB Siskin from scratch
|97||Nb Dee O Ghee|
This blog follows our self fit-out and the journeys we go on around the waterways of England & Wales.
|98||n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann|
Sorting the builders bodges
|99||the cat who walks by himself|
Build and travel blog for the eponymous narrowboat
Restoration of an ex-working boat
|101||The Meaning of Ubique|
A Narrowboat Adventure In Words And Pictures.
|102||Narrowboat Rag Rugs|
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
|103||NB Tilly May|
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
Waiting for retirement and the freedom to roam on board our second narrowboat, Caxton.
|105||nb Pickles No 2|
Pete and Lisa's painfully slow journey aboard an unfinished narrowboat around the English canal system. And some other stuff as well.
|106||NB RAE - 2000 Miles and the Rest of our Lives|
Follow Yogi and Ronnis travels and tribulations on their Narrow Boat RAE
|107||Skippy’s Random Ramblings|
The Random Thoughts of a Geek in Limbo
|108||LNBP at BRAUNSTON|
Community Boating Organisation providing canal trips for organized groups of young people, school children and community heroes.We provide the boat and skipper, and use your group as crew.
|109||A Narrowboat Called Bunbury|
A narrowboat bought, we now have to learn how to use it prior to some longer term cruising.
|110||National Community Boats Association|
An umbrella organisation supporting and representing inland waterway community boating organisations.
|111||Milburn Boats Ltd|
Bespoke narrowboat & wide beam boat builders. With an enviable reputation for quality, ingenuity and good old fashioned customer service! Take a look at our website to find out more about us and to see examples of our work.
UK Waterways Web Ring member