Free three mile guided walk along Pocklington Canal

Join this guided walk from Canal Head along the disused section of the Pocklington Canal. During 2019 and 2020 this walk takes place on the first Sunday of every month.

Event details

5 January 2020 to 2 February 2020

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Canal Head

Pocklington Canal


Canal Head

off A1079
YO42 1NW

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Pocklington Canal on this free organised walk run by our volunteer walk leaders. These walks are part of the Heritage Lottery Supported ‘A Gem in the Landscape’ project on this canal.

Note that the towpath is a broad grassy track, and does gets muddy in wet weather. Please wear sensible footwear. Dogs on leads are welcome.

Meeting point: Information Centre at Canal Head. There is car parking at Canal Head, look for the picnic site brown signs off the A1079 opposite the Wellington Oak (disused) pub).

Walks in 2019-2020 are every first Sunday of the month:

  • 5 January 2020
  • 2 February 2020
3 Mile Guided Walk on the Pocklington Canal in winter 3 Mile Guided Walk on the Pocklington Canal in winter