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

Bilsborrow


Planning your visit

Address: Canalside, St Michaels Rd, Nr Garstang, Bilsborrow PR3 0RS View on Google map

Toilets: For customers of the local pubs and restaurants

If you're not a big fan of locks then Bilsborrow, on the Lancaster Canal, might just be for you. It boasts over 40 miles of uninterrupted canal running through a beautiful landscape, making it the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy your local waterway.

The area is brimming with historic architecture, including a stunning 15th century barn, canal basin and aqueduct. Relax in a riverside café, pub or restaurant, or take a gentle stroll and get immersed in the historic surroundings.

Things to do and see

Places to eat:

Boat trips:

Picnic spot:

There are plenty of grassy areas to have a picnic

Trails:

Bilsborrow Pub Walk

Wildlife spotting:

A super stretch of idyllic canal where you'll see plenty of water birds, not least: kingfishers, dippers, grey wagtails and even Daubentons bats

Getting here

By car - parking for customers of the local pubs, restaurants and hotels, limited on steet parking

By boat - there are some boating services available at our permanent moorings at the near by Bilsborrow Wharf

Local events