Planning your visit

Address: Meads Crossing, Huntworth, TA7 0AQ View on Google map

Opening Times: Towpath open daily

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

Toilets: For customers of the local pub

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. Nearby are the Bridgwater Docks, Maunsel Lock Canal Centre.

Things to do and see

Take to the towpath:

Places to eat:

Picnic spot:

There are plenty of grassy areas to have a picnic.


Wildlife spotting:

Take binoculars and look out for uncommon birds such as bittern, kingfishers and osprey. And watch out for other wildlife such as otters, water voles and insects such as damselflies and dragonflies.


By car - there's a car park for customers of the pub

By train - Bridgwater Station is the nearest, but Huntworth is a 40 min walk from the station

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