Hungerford Wharf

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Planning your visit

Address: High Street, Town Centre, Hungerford, RG17 0DN View on Google map

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

Toilets: For customers of the local pub/café

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

Lush green water meadows, weeping willows, water voles, kingfishers, sparkling chalk streams, quirky canal bridges - it's difficult to believe that all this lies just a short stroll along the towpath.

Things to do and see

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There are benches dotted along the canal

Wildlife spotting:

Lots of waterbirds here such as kingfishers, little grebes and tufted ducks. Grab yourself a copy of our free nature spotters' guide and go exploring

Getting here

By car - there is pay & display parking available in town. There is parking on the High Street, Church Street and Station Road

By train - Hungerford Station is just two minutes from the towpath

By boat - looking water? Check our water points list for what's in Hungerford

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