Interactive waterways route planner - plan your trip, find out times and information and see photos of places along the way
Canals and navigable rivers of the South Pennines, UK - Huddersfield, Rochdale, Leeds & Liverpool, Bridgewater, Macclesfield, Peak Forest, South Yorkshire, etc. Virtual cruises, etc.
|Waterway Routes (Maps and DVDs)|
● Producing the clearest and most up-to-date maps of the waterways for instant download. GPS tracking and seamless scrolling on Android, iPhone/iPad, Windows and Mac plus Acrobat (pdf) version for printing A4 or A5. Monthly updates keep these maps current.● Popular DVDs show the routes (like a television programme) and Bowcam DVDs show the whole route speeded up for a little fun, all with full commentary, background music, and navigation advice.● Available from the Waterway Routes website, from our Waterway Routes narrowboat, or from our stand at the Crick Boat Show.
Narrow boat share re-sales site
|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.
|Open Canal Map|
Free UK Canal and River map for Desktop, Android and iPhone / iPad – created through user contribution and Canal and River Trust Map Open Data
Travelling the UK waterways
The Build and Travels of NB Oleanna
|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.
|Narrowboat Briar Rose|
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
A wider experience
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
|boats and cruising|
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
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
|Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star|
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
|Captain Ahab's Watery Tales|
A photographic record of nb Wand'ring Bark's travels and other watery themes which capture my imagination!
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
General information about canals & narrowboats
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
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!
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
|Melton and Oakham Waterways Society|
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
|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.
|Narrow Boat Albert|
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
|nb Chalkhill Blue 2|
Record of our life as live aboards travelling the canals and rivers of England and Wales. Learning from our mistakes, enjoying life to the full and designing and having a new boat built. Also recording and photographing the butterflies we see on the way.
|Tony Clayton's Canal Photographs|
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970's
|Living On The Cut|
Our Adventures on Narrowboat Cyan
Navigating our Narrow Lives
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
|Chamberlain Carrying Co|
Small narrowboat butty boat gift shop selling canal art, ropework, canalia and other gifts.
|UK Waterways Ranking Site|
UK Waterways Ranking Site
|Hollinwood Canal Society|
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
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.
Following the progress in the building of our new narrow boat. Runner up at Crick 2011, and continuing travels on (and off) the canal..
|The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife|
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
|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.
NB Blog on new built and then travels
|Thames Motor Boaters Association|
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
|.... and Millie Makes Three|
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
|Travelling in No Direction|
Life on our Narrowboat
|Scribblings from The Mintball|
The blog of NB Mintball
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
|The River Gipping Trust|
The River Gipping Trust Ltd was formed in 2007 by a group from the Ipswich Branch of IWA. One of its main aims is the restoration of the Stowmarket Navigation. Our website has been completely overhaiuled to make it mobile friendly. Try it and let us know what you think.
|Boat Build Blog|
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
|Canal Shop Company|
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
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 ...
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
|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
|The Journey Home|
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
|Rock n Roll|
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
|nb Eclipse & butty Echoes|
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
|Nb Dee O Ghee|
This blog follows our self fit-out and the journeys we go on around the waterways of England & Wales.
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
|Google Earth Canal Maps|
An ongoing attempt to map every single navigable, un-navigable, derelict and extinct canal in the UK
Jannock's trip and other stuff
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
|A Family Adventure aboard NB-EMMELINE|
A blog site recording all our travels since deciding to move aboard our narrow boat and continually cruise the country's waterways.
|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.
|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!
|Travels on Tranquility|
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
Nevs Waterlily blog
Life's journey aboard Swamp Frogs
Restoration of an ex-working boat
|Boys on Tour|
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
|NB Tilly May|
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
Our personal experiences as they happen on the ups & downs of owning a narrowboat
Follow our funky ass narrowboat ripping a rug through the murky waters
|Narrowboat Rag Rugs|
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
|n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann|
Sorting the builders bodges
|National Community Boats Association|
An umbrella organisation supporting and representing inland waterway community boating organisations.
|I know a bank where the wild thyme grows|
Foraging along the towpath while living with Captain Ahab ...
|NB Willow Moon|
newbie on the cut
|the cat who walks by himself|
Build and travel blog for the eponymous narrowboat
The Travels of Narrowboat Lillyanne
|River Weaver Navigation|
Independent guide to the River Weaver Navigation by one of the Seasonal Lock Keepers. Lots of pictures both modern & archive. Pictorial 'Aerial Tour'.
UK Waterways Web Ring member