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


Planning your visit

Address: Basin End Chester Road, Acton, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 8LB

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

Toilets: There are public toilets in the town centre

Located on the Shropshire Union Canal, the market town of Nantwich was once famous for the production of salt. Today, it's a great place for country walks and spotting wildlife, with lots of pubs and cafes close to the canal. Visit Nantwich Canal Centre or for something different try a visit to nearby Hack Green Nuclear Bunker.

Great for

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Walking


Nantwich Canal Centre, Hack Green nuclear bunker, River Weaver, Snugbury's Ice Cream Farm, Nantwich Aqueduct, town centre, Nantwich Museum

Spot a boat

A good place to spot boats year round


  • Town centre

    Lots of other pubs, cafes and restaurants

Picnic spot

There are benches near Nantwich Canal Centre


  • Weaver Way


You may see:

  • Swans
  • Ducks
  • Coots/Moorhens


Car parking is available in Nantwich town centre (5 mins walk to canal)

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