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

Hurleston


Planning your visit

Address: Lock 1, Hurleston CW5 6BU View on Google map

Toilets: Customer toilets can be found at Snugbury's Ice Cream

Hurleston is where the Llangollen Canal meets the Shropshire Union Canal. The canals run through stunning scenery at Hurleston and there are plenty of interesting canal features to see. There's even a great local ice cream shop nearby! Mine's a rum 'n' raisin!

Pop by and meet our volunteers in our welcome station for a chat and a free guide or two...

Things to do and see

Places to eat:

Wildlife spotting:

The lock pounds attract all sorts of wildlife: dragonflies, kingfishers, water voles even otters!

Getting here

By car - you'll find parking close to our Canal & River Trust Welcome Station

By boat - need some water? Here's our list of facilities in Hurleston

Local events