Planning your visit

Address: Wych House Lane, Middlewich, Cheshire CW10 9BQ View on Google map

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

Toilets: The nearest public toilets are in the town centre or in the pubs alongside the canal

The historic town of Middlewich, sits at the junctions of the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal and the Trent & Mersey Canal. It's a fantastic place for a family afternoon out, and a great place to explore your local waterways. Take a cycle down the towpath and keep an eye out for passing boats, go for a leisurely stroll along the canalside and discover the historic canal junction, or enjoy a relaxing boat trip - be sure to keep an eye out for the waterside wildlife!

Things to do and see

Places to eat:

Boat trips:

Wildlife spotting:

If you're thinking of bringing some bread for the local swans, ducks and moorhens, think again!

Getting here

By car - the closest car park to the canal is on Seabank Road, there are other car parks in the town centre

By boat - Middlewich is part of the Four Counties cruising ring

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