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


Huntworth, on the Bridgwater & Taunton Canal, is just minutes from where the busy M5 motorway lies. The canal is one of the best for country walks and wildlife.

General information

Address: Meads Crossing, Huntworth, TA7 0AQ

Visit time: 1hrs - 2hrs

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

Parking: There's a car park for patrons of the pub

Toilets: For customers of the local pub

Free visitor guide

Great for

Take binoculars and look out for uncommon birds such as bittern, kingfishers and osprey

  • Dog walking
  • Fishing
  • Walking
  • Cycling route
  • Canoe trial


Bridgwater Docks, Maunsel Lock Canal Centre

Spot a boat

In the summer you'll hopefully mange to spot some narrowboats passing by


Picnic spot

There are plenty of grassy areas to have a picnic



You may see:

  • Swans
  • Ducks
  • Dragonflies
  • Herons
  • Coots
  • Moorhens

Watch out for other wildlife such as otters, water voles and insects such as damselflies and dragonflies