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.
Travelling the UK waterways
The Build and Travels of NB Oleanna
Narrow boat share re-sales site
|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
|Canal Shop Company|
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
|Narrowboat Briar Rose|
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
|Captain Ahab's Watery Tales|
A photographic record of nb Wand'ring Bark's travels and other watery themes which capture my imagination!
Looking for Adventure
A wider experience
|boats and cruising|
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
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
|Tony Clayton's Canal Photographs|
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970's
General information about canals & narrowboats
historic narrow boater writes about mostly waterways stuff with added beer, tea and cinema organ
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
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.
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
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
|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.
|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.
|Melton and Oakham Waterways Society|
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
Long term Narrow boat (and other boat) rental
|The Doggie Boat|
Roving Canal Trader selling Doggie related goodies for those at both ends of the lead! We trade online as well as towpath-side. Loosely based in the West Midlands.
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
|Hollinwood Canal Society|
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
|UK Waterways Ranking Site|
UK Waterways Ranking Site
|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.
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
|Narrow Boat Albert|
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
|Boaters' Christian Fellowship|
If you are a Christian, and have a love of the British Canals and Rivers, then the Boaters' Christian Fellowship is for you! Despite the name, you do not need a boat to be a member.
NB Blog on new built and then travels
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
|Thames Motor Boaters Association|
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
|The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife|
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
|.... and Millie Makes Three|
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
|Scribblings from The Mintball|
The blog of NB Mintball
|Boat Build Blog|
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
|Travelling in No Direction|
Life on our Narrowboat
Following the progress in the building of our new narrow boat. Runner up at Crick 2011, and continuing travels on (and off) the canal..
|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.
|The Canal and Tag Cut|
Local history site with details of the Calder & Hebble Navigation and Tag Cut
|Rock n Roll|
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
|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.
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
|The Canal Pirate|
Widebeam Canal Boat Blog
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
|Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star|
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
Jannock's trip and other stuff
The Travels of Narrowboat Lillyanne
|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
Photography Site with News and Views of the Uttoxeter Canal
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
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 ...
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
Nevs Waterlily blog
|Google Earth Canal Maps|
An ongoing attempt to map every single navigable, un-navigable, derelict and extinct canal in the UK
|nb Eclipse & butty Echoes|
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
|The Journey Home|
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
|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'.
|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.
|NB Tilly May|
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
|NB Willow Moon|
newbie on the cut
|Travels on Tranquility|
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
|Nb Dee O Ghee|
This blog follows our self fit-out and the journeys we go on around the waterways of England & Wales.
|Narrowboat Rag Rugs|
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
|n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann|
Sorting the builders bodges
Restoration of an ex-working boat
|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!
Follow our funky ass narrowboat ripping a rug through the murky waters
UK Waterways Web Ring member