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Silsden boat hire Leeds Liverpool canal

4 of us hired a wide beam canal boat, Helens Drum, from Silsden Boat hire for 4 nights tues to sat... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

4 of us hired a wide beam canal boat, Helens Drum, from Silsden Boat hire for 4 nights tues to sat for 660 pounds. Having been on canal boats before, but not the Leeds Liverpool canal We had a good idea what to expect. Firstly,...More

Thank tabitha1996
Reviewed 2 days ago

Running through the heart of Yorkshire and Lancashire - I love the canal as a way to get away from the traffic and just amble along. Particularly improved since the extra trainstations have been added between Leeds and Shipley.

Thank Cait L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great route for running in/out of the city on the canal towpath. Lots of cyclists but all friendly. Great views for a local running route.

Thank GlobeTrotting531635
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked for about two hours beside and around the canal recently, and thoroughly enjoyed a quick break from the city. Although, like any canal, it seems that the path is awkwardly close to the water, it was peaceful and pleasant.

Thank TapWater_Reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have walked from Armley Industrial museum down to Rodley on many occasions, it is wonderful and peaceful. There are people riding bikes, people walking dogs, people just walking. No better way to spend an afternoon.

Thank passingtrade2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great festival celebrating the canals in this area. Happens every August Bank Holiday over two days (Saturday and Sunday). There are a variety of things to do such as Arts and Crafts, trips on the canal in a narrowboat or a canoe, there is the...More

Thank Gwespyr
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I have had two holidays on this canal and want to do the whole length. It is one of the most scenic in the country and fantastic for those interested in industrial history.

Thank L5162TIhelen
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The first 10 miles from Leeds is well maintained and fine to do on road bikes. The surface then becomes uneven and pot holed so we turned round. Pleasant tea shop on the towpath, about 7 miles from Leeds called the little red café.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I walked along the well-made towpath from Gargrave past several locks and the Priest Holme aqueduct over the River Aire. Unfortunately there was no traffic on the canal and the locks were, well, locked out of use because of the water shortage in summer 2018.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 19 August 2018

A lovely walk, which with the exception of a few short up hill spouts in flat throughout. Its a tranquil walk along the waterside, looking at nature and passing the small communities of people that holiday or live on the canal. My favourite walk is...More

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