Cruising Routes by number of Locks

Number of Locks

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Birmingham cruise from Alvechurch (0 locks)
Ellesmere and return from Whitchurch (0 locks)
Llangynidr and return from Goytre (0 locks)
Gloucester and Cotswolds towns along River Severn from Stourport (0 locks)
Tewkesbury from Worcester Marina (0 locks)
Foxton and Crick from North Kilworth Wharf (0 locks)
Whaley Bridge in the Peak District from Bollington (0 locks)
Coventry and return from Rugby (2 locks)
Snarestone and return from Rugby (2 locks)
Atherstone and return from Rugby (2 locks)
Manchester and return from Anderton (2 locks)
Market Bosworth and the tranquil Ashby Canal and the Medieval battlefields Visitor Centre at Bosworth (2 locks)
Chirk and return from Whitchurch (4 locks)
Gailey Staffordshire countryside (4 locks)
Aqueducts and Llangollen and return from Blackwater (4 locks)
Llangollen and return from Whitchurch (4 locks)
Pontcysyllte Whitchurch from Blackwater (4 locks)
Aqueducts and Whitchurch from Blackwater (4 locks)
Black Country Museum from Alvechurch (6 locks)
Ely from March through the Fens (6 locks)
Linlithgow and Edinburgh (6 locks)
River Weaver from Anderton (8 locks)
London cruise from Middx marina (8 locks)
Anderton Boat Lift and the River Weaver from Middlewich (8 locks)
Cambridge the University City from March through the fens (10 locks)
Wansford and the Fens from March marina (10 locks)
Chester and return from Tattenhall Marina (10 locks)
Mon and Brecon from Goytre (12 locks)
Market Drayton and return from Gailey (14 locks)
Worcester from Stourport on Severn (14 locks)
Caen and Return from Bradford on Avon (14 locks)
Glasgow Edinburgh and return from Falkirk (16 locks)
Milton Keynes and return from Gayton (16 locks)
Bath and the River Avon to Saltford from Bradford on Avon (16 locks)
Huntingdon through the Fens from March (16 locks)
Batchworth and rural Grand Union Canal cruise from Middx (16 locks)
Fenny Stratford and return from Gayton (18 locks)
Fotheringhay and Peterborough through the fens from March (18 locks)
Abingdon a pretty busy 18th century market town along the Thames from Caversham (18 locks)
Ellesmere and return from Wrenbury (20 locks)
Reading and return from Aldermaston (20 locks)
Wrenbury and return from Whitchurch (20 locks)
Market Harborough and Foxton locks from North Kilworth Wharf (20 locks)
Chester and return from Nantwich (22 locks)
Historic city of Windsor from Caversham along the River Thames (22 locks)
Ashby Canal and Battlefields from Tamworth (22 locks)
Great Haywood and return from Gailey (24 locks)
Wheelock and return from Anderton (24 locks)
Congleton from Bollington Wharf (24 locks)
Napton and return from Gayton (26 locks)
Whixall Moss and the Meres from Blackwater Meadow marina (26 locks)
Bristol and return from Hilperton (28 locks)
Leighton Buzzard and return from Gayton (28 locks)
Henley and return from Aldermaston (28 locks)
Keighley and the Yorkshire Dales from Barnoldswick (28 locks)
Bristol and return from Bradford on Avon (28 locks)
Worcester to Stourport or Kidderminster (30 locks)
Stourbridge's Industrial Heritage Glass making Quarter from Stourport (30 locks)
Rugby and return from Gayton (32 locks)
Stoke Bruerne and return from Rugby (32 locks)
Birmingham Star City Tamworth SnowDome and Drayton Manor Theme Park from Tamworth (32 locks)
Coventry and return from Gayton (34 locks)
Snarestone and return from Gayton (34 locks)
Chester and return from Anderton (38 locks)
Nantwich and return from Whitchurch (38 locks)
Hampton Court Palace and Windsor Castle from Caversham along the Thames (38 locks)
Market Drayton and return from Kings Orchard Marina (38 locks)
Droitwich and return from Worcester (40 locks)
Berkshire countryside from Aldermaston (42 locks)
Llangollen and aqueducts and return from Nantwich (42 locks)
Llangollen canal from Blackwater (42 locks)
Burton upon Trent from Stone (42 locks)
Windsor and return from Aldermaston (44 locks)
Cotswolds towns and villages from Worcester (44 locks)
West Midlands Safari Park and Severn steam valley railway from Worcester (44 locks)
Droitwich Ring from Stourport (45 locks)
Middlewich and return from Blackwater (46 locks)
Banbury and return from Rugby (48 locks)
Market Harborough and return from Gayton (48 locks)
Black Country Museum and Gas Street Basin in Birmingham from Gailey (48 locks)
Birmingham mini ring from Alvechurch (50 locks)
Oxford and return along the Thames from Aldermaston (50 locks)
Market Harborough and return from Rugby (52 locks)
Shipley and the Yorkshire Dales from Barnoldswick (52 locks)
Birmingham mini ring from Alvechurch via Black Country Museum (56 locks)
London, the River Lee and historic Hertford through lovely countryside (56 locks)
The tranquil Shropshire Union Canal from Nantwich (58 locks)
Chester and return from Whitchurch (60 locks)
Alton Towers and Caldon Canal from Stone (60 locks)
Staffordshire and Worcestershire countryside from Stourport on Severn (62 locks)
Ellesmere Port and return from Whitchurch (66 locks)
Banbury and return from Gayton (68 locks)
Windsor and Oxford and return from Aldermaston (70 locks)
Devizes and return from Hilperton (72 locks)
Pewsey and return from Hilperton (72 locks)
Staffordshire and return from Worcester (74 locks)
Bath and the Vale of Pewsey from Hilperton (74 locks)
Warwick and return from North Kilworth (76 locks)
Potteries and Harecastle Tunnel from Anderton (76 locks)
Black Country ring from Alvechurch (79 locks)
Black County Ring from Alvechurch in 7 days (79 locks)
Birmingham from Stourport on Severn (80 locks)
Birmingham and return from Tamworth (80 locks)
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (82 locks)
Wedgwood Factory and the Harecastle Tunnel from Anderton (82 locks)
Oxford and return from Rugby (84 locks)
Pewsey and return from Aldermaston (90 locks)
Cheshire ring from Anderton (92 locks)
Cheshire Ring from Middlewich (92 locks)
Four Counties Ring from Stone (93 locks)
Four Counties ring from Gailey (94 locks)
Four Counties Ring from Middlewich (94 locks)
Cotton Mills of the 19th Century in the southern Pennines (94 locks)
Leicester ring from Rugby (101 locks)
East Midlands or Leicester Ring from North Kilworth (101 locks)
Four Counties ring from Anderton (102 locks)
Oxford and return from Gayton (104 locks)
Warwickshire ring Rugby 7 nights (105 locks)
Stour Valley Ring from Worcester (105 locks)
Birmingham and return from Worcester (108 locks)
Four Counties ring from Wrenbury (112 locks)
East Midlands or Leicester ring from Gayton (115 locks)
Stourport ring from Worcester (118 locks)
Stourport Ring from Stourport (118 locks)
Hungerford and Return from Bradford on Avon (120 locks)
Warwickshire ring Rugby 14 nights (121 locks)
Avon ring from Alvechurch (131 locks)
Four Counties ring from Blackwater (132 locks)
Kidderminster and return from Alvechurch (136 locks)
Cheshire ring from Whitchurch (138 locks)
Newbury and Return from Bradford on Avon (140 locks)
Warwickshire ring from Gayton (147 locks)
Bath and return from Aldermaston (164 locks)
Reading and Return from Bradford on Avon (182 locks)
South Pennine Ring from Bollington through the longest tunnel in the UK (229 locks)
Cadbury World from Alvechurch (0 locks)
Lapworth Flight from Alvechurch (0 locks)
Sharpness and Return from Stourport on Severn (0 locks)
Gloucester from Worcester marina (0 locks)
Crick and Leicestershire countryside from North Kilworth Wharf (0 locks)
Whitchurch and return from Blackwater Marina (0 locks)
Bath and return from Hilperton (2 locks)
Lymm and return from Anderton (2 locks)
Timperley and return from Anderton (2 locks)
Runcorn from Anderton (2 locks)
Bath and return from Bradford on Avon (2 locks)
River Severn to Gloucester and Sharpness from Worcester (2 locks)
Edinburgh and return from Falkirk (4 locks)
Gnosall and return from Gailey (4 locks)
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and return from Blackwater (4 locks)
Aqueducts and return from Whitchurch (4 locks)
Peterborough and Ferry Meadows Country Park through the fens from March (4 locks)
Drayton Manor Theme Park and Tamworth Snowdome from Glascote Basin (4 locks)
Napton and return from Rugby (6 locks)
Goring on the Thames from Caversham (6 locks)
Thames cruise to Marlow via Henley on Thames (7 locks)
Middlewich from Nantwich (8 locks)
Nantwich and return from Middlewich (8 locks)
Glasgow and return from Falkirk (10 locks)
Great Haywood and Shugborough Hall from Stone (10 locks)
Manchester from Middlewich (10 locks)
Brecon and return from Goytre through the Brecon Beacons (12 locks)
Caen and return from Hilperton (14 locks)
Burnley from Barnoldswick (14 locks)
Alrewas along the Coventry Canal from Tamworth (14 locks)
Nantwich and return from Anderton (16 locks)
Great Linford and return from Gayton (16 locks)
Bath and the breathtaking Caen Locks (16 locks)
Bath and Aqueducts and River Avon from Hilperton (16 locks)
Anderton Boat Lift from Nantwich marina (16 locks)
Chester and Ellesmere Port from Tattenhall Marina (16 locks)
Nantwich and return from Wrenbury (18 locks)
Tewkesbury from Stourport on Severn (18 locks)
Manchester Timperley and return from Nantwich (18 locks)
Whitchurch and return from Wrenbury (20 locks)
Newbury and return from Aldermaston (20 locks)
Trent and Mersey Canal Stone to Fradley Junction (20 locks)
Chester and return from Middlewich (20 locks)
Penkridge through the Staffordshire countryside from Stone (22 locks)
Coventry Cathedral and Museum of British Transport from Tamworth (22 locks)
Nuneaton and Return from Glascote Basin (22 locks)
Llangollen and return from Wrenbury (24 locks)
Stoke on Trent and the Potteries from Stone (24 locks)
Braunston and return from Gayton (26 locks)
Oxford and return from Caversham (26 locks)
Beeston and return from Anderton (28 locks)
Crick and return from Gayton (28 locks)
Ellesmere Port from Nantwich (28 locks)
Skipton and return (28 locks)
Audlem along the tranquil Shropshire Union Canal from Wrenbury (28 locks)
Chester and return from Wrenbury 4 nights (30 locks)
Kidderminster and return from Worcester (30 locks)
Lymm and return from Tattenhall Marina (30 locks)
Birmingham Star City and return from Glascote Basin (32 locks)
Tarleton and return from Anderton (32 locks)
Mid Worcestershire ring from Worcester (33 locks)
Kintbury and return from Aldermaston (34 locks)
Coventry basin from North Kilworth Wharf (34 locks)
Nantwich and return from Blackwater (38 locks)
Stoke Prior and return from Worcester (38 locks)
Whitchurch and return from Nantwich (38 locks)
Chester cruise the Shropshire Union Canal to this beautiful Roman City (40 locks)
Stately homes, Castles and Wedgwood Potteries (40 locks)
Cropredy and return from Rugby (42 locks)
Hungerford and return from Aldermaston (42 locks)
Black Country Museum and return from Gailey (42 locks)
Ellesmere Port and return from Anderton (44 locks)
Stratford on Avon from Worcester (44 locks)
Rode Heath from Anderton (44 locks)
Stalybridge from Bollington Wharf (44 locks)
Ellesmere Port and return from Wrenbury (46 locks)
Apsley Paper Mills from Middx (46 locks)
Glasgow Bowling and return from Falkirk (48 locks)
Birmingham and return from Gailey (48 locks)
Wedgwood factory and return from Gailey (48 locks)
Chester and return from Blackwater (50 locks)
Llangollen and return from Middlewich (50 locks)
Stratford upon Avon from Stourport on Severn (52 locks)
Llangollen and the World Heritage Aqueducts from Tattenhall Marina (54 locks)
Warwick and return from Rugby (56 locks)
Stourport and return from Gailey (58 locks)
Mossley through traditional Pennine villages and towns from Bollington Wharf (58 locks)
Caldon Canal and Froghall basin from Stone (60 locks)
Cropredy and return from Gayton (62 locks)
Caldon Canal and the Harecastle Tunnel from Bollington Wharf (62 locks)
Shropshire Union Canal from Tattenhall Marina (66 locks)
Stoke on Trent Potteries from Middlewich (68 locks)
Devizes and return from Bradford on Avon (72 locks)
Congleton and the Macclesfield Canal from Anderton (72 locks)
Devizes and Vale of Pewsey from Bradford on Avon (72 locks)
Gailey and return from Anderton (74 locks)
Drayton Manor from Alvechurch (76 locks)
Warwick Castle from Gayton Marina (76 locks)
Black Country Museum in Birmingham from Stone (78 locks)
Black Country ring from Gailey (79 locks)
Birmingham Ring from Kings Orchard Marina (79 locks)
Birmingham and Drayton manor Theme park and Snowdome and Sea Life Centre and Star City (80 locks)
Aylesbury and return from Gayton (82 locks)
Stafford and historic Shugborough hall from Nantwich (82 locks)
Staffordshire Ring from Glascote Basin (83 locks)
Devizes and return from Aldermaston (88 locks)
Chiltern Hills and Hertfordshire countryside from Middlesex (90 locks)
Cadburys World Warwick Castle from Alvechurch (92 locks)
Cheshire Ring from Bollington (92 locks)
Warwickshire Ring from Tamworth (93 locks)
Four Counties Ring from Nantwich (94 locks)
Canal Gems Harecastle Tunnel and Anderton boat lift from Stone (94 locks)
Caldon Canal from Middlewich (98 locks)
East Midlands or Leicester Ring from Glascote Basin (101 locks)
East Midlands or Leicester Ring from North Kilworth (101 locks)
Froghall and return from Anderton along the Caldon Canal (104 locks)
Alton Towers from Anderton marina (104 locks)
Stour Valley Ring from Stourport (105 locks)
Stratford Upon Avon and return from Alvechurch (108 locks)
Worcester and return from Alvechurch (108 locks)
Aylesbury and return from Rugby (114 locks)
Stourport ring from Alvechurch (118 locks)
Cheshire ring from Wrenbury (118 locks)
Hungerford and return from Hilperton (120 locks)
Warwickshire ring from Alvechurch (121 locks)
Bingley and return from Anderton (128 locks)
Avon ring from Worcester (131 locks)
Four Counties ring from Whitchurch (132 locks)
Cheshire ring from Blackwater (138 locks)
Newbury and return from Hilperton (140 locks)
Avon Ring from Stourport on Severn (145 locks)
Bradford on Avon and return from Aldermaston (162 locks)
Reading and return from Hilperton (182 locks)
North Pennine Ring from Barnoldswick (214 locks)

 

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