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

Lancaster Canal Cruises & Boat Hire

Lancaster Canal Cruises & Boat Hire

Lancaster Canal Cruises operate a fleet of narrow boats and canal barges on the Lancaster Canal from a small village called Bilsborrow near Garstang.
Our hire boats and hire barges are available for day hire, party hire and holiday hire. Feel free to come and view either our holiday hire boats, day hire boat or party hire boat just call us on 01995 640833 or mobile 07748324221 to book an appointment.

  • Rowing boats for hire (daytime)

  • Motored boats for hire (daytime)

  • Canal boat holidays (self-drive)

  • Boat trips - public

  • Boat trips - charter

  • Boat trips - education / community

  • Boat trips - restaurant

  • School or community activities


Bilsborrow Wharf

Garstang Road
Nr Preston

Disability Access Information

  • Paths wider than 1 metre
  • Intact compact path surfaces with only slight irregularities, neat edges, drains immediately