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Cheshire Ring

Please note that these route pages are a work in progress. The figures below indicate route length; however, not all locks and bridges are included currently, so the time required may be underestimated.

The Cheshire Ring itself:  
Cruising Hours: This route consists of 97.101 miles, 92 locks, 4 movable bridges and 5 tunnels. Which will take 8 days, 0 hours and 14 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Departure Point: Beeston, Cheshire  
Cruising Hours: This route consists of 125.658 miles, 110 locks, 4 movable bridges and 5 tunnels. Which will take 10 days, 0 hours and 57 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Departure Point: Stone, Staffordshire  
Cruising Hours: This route consists of 126.864 miles, 116 locks, 6 movable bridges and 7 tunnels. Which will take 10 days, 3 hours and 17 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

From the hustle and bustle of Manchester to the dreamy estates of Dunham Massey and Lyme Park you’ll experience lots of canal history on your journey around the Cheshire Ring. If you can’t decide if a city break or a peaceful holiday among the rolling hills is the right canal boat holiday for you then look no further. Highlights include the Anderton Boat Lift, Dunham Massey and Manchester City Centre. The Cheshire Ring is one of the most popular cruising rings in the U.K. and can be either done within a week or two.