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Whitchurch and Grindley Brook

Planning your visit

Address: Whitchurch Waterways, Country Park, Chemistry, Whitchurch SY13 1DD

Toilets: There are toilets for customers of the pubs/cafes, the nearest public toilets are in Whitchurch town centre

Whitchurch and Grindley Brook located on the Llangollen Canal, are surrounded by great walking country. When you want a break there are plenty of places to stop and watch boats and wildlife. Perfect!

Great for

  • Dog walking
  • Cycling
  • Walking
  • Wildlife spotting


Whitchurch Heritage Centre, Whitchurch town centre, Ellsemere. The area is also part of the Llwybr Maelor Way and South Cheshire Way

Spot a boat

You should see some boats especially in the summer months


Boat trips

  • ABC Boat Hire

  • ABC Leisure (Whitchurch Marina)

    Canal boat holidays (self-drive)

Picnic spot

There are no picnic benches but plenty of glassy areas to lay down a blanket



You may see:

  • Ducks
  • Water voles
  • Mute Swans


There is parking in Whitchurch town centre and for customers of the pubs and cafes

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