We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

Rickmansworth Waterways Trust

Rickmansworth Waterways Trust

  • Boat trips - public

  • Boat trips - charter

  • Boat trips - education / community

  • School or community activities

Canal / river trust or society

  • Nature spots

  • Parks and gardens

  • Museums and galleries

Tourist Information Centre


Batchworth Lock Canal Centre

99 Church Street

Access Information

There is level ground access to the Canal Centre and boats. However, our boats are not equipped for wheelchairs and there is not a wheelchair friendly toilet at the lock. The nearest free parking is about 350 meters along the towpath at the Rickmansworth Aquadrome.
  • Path slope no steeper than 1 in 10
  • No steps or barriers
  • Intact compact path surfaces with only slight irregularities, neat edges, drains immediately