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


Once a busy industrial canal wharf, Pewsey Wharf is now a picture of tranquility and a great place to start exploring the beautiful Kennet & Avon Canal.

General information

Address: Canal & River Trust car park (P&D) Pewsey Wharf, Malborough Road, Pewsey, SN9 5NT

Visit time: 1hr

Price: Once you're parked up, it won't cost you a thing

Parking: Canal & River Trust pay & display car park at Pewsey Wharf. For further information please visit our 'nearby' section of this page.

Toilets: For customers of the local pub/café

Free visitor guide

Great for

Relax with a picnic and watch the boats along the canal

  • Dog Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Walking
  • Canoeing - there is a slip way


Pewsey Heritage Centre, Pewsey White Horse, Oare House, Sharcott Manor, and Crop Circles

For more information on parking and prices please visit here: http://www.cp-plus.co.uk/clients/pewsey-wharf/ 

Spot a boat

You should see some narrowboats


  • The Waterfront

    Bar and bistro

  • The French Horn

    Family friendly pub on banks of Kennet & Avon Canal

Picnic spot

There are lots of benches dotted along the canal


You may see:

  • Swans
  • Ducks
  • Herons
  • Water voles

Spot waterbirds such as mute swans, mallard, coot, moorhens. You may even catch sight of a kingfisher!