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

Great Haywood


Planning your visit

Address: Mill Lane, Great Haywood, Staffordshire,ST18 0RQ View on Google map

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

Toilets: There are toilets in the café

Enjoy an exciting family afternoon beside the Trent & Mersey Canal at Great Haywood, the perfect location to begin enjoying your local waterways.

Packed with history and local wildlife, there is plenty for everyone to explore! Take a leisurely walk or boat trip and admire the architecture, from the historic bridges and traditional Brindley Aqueduct to the Ha Ha Wall.

Keep a close eye on the water - there is plenty of interesting wildlife to admire here, including a variety of unusual fish!

Things to do and see

Places to eat:

Boat trips:

Picnic spot:

Alongside the canal near the junction

Trails:

Wildlife

You should spot the usual canal wildlife plus Kingfishers, fresh water mussels and a variety of fish including roach, pike and perch.

Getting there

By car - there is on-site parking

Local events