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

Chirk Aqueduct

Planning your visit

Address: Chirk, Wrexham SY13 1DD

Toilets: There are public toilets in Chirk town centre and for customers of the pubs and cafes

Chirk Aqueduct is part of Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal World Heritage site and a terrific place for family outings. It's one of the best places in the country to see awe-inspiring canal architecture

Great for

  • Dog walking
  • Walking


Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Chirk Castle & Gardens (National Trust)

Spot a boat

You should see some boats especially in the summer


Boat trips

Picnic spot

There are no picnic benches but plenty of places to lay down your picnic blanket



You may see:

  • Ducks
  • Coots/Moorhens
  • Buzzards


There is a small amount of parking close to the canal with further parking in Chirk town centre and at Gledrid