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Leeds to Foulridge Tunnel

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.

Departure Point:  
Cruising Hours: This route consists of 91.005 miles, 82 locks, 74 movable bridges and 2 tunnels. Which will take 8 days, 5 hours and 4 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Leeds to Foulridge Tunnel route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Bingley Five Rise Locks
Leeds - Liverpool Canal
Dowley Gap Aqueduct
Dowley Gap Lock
Kirkstall Abbey
Salts Mill
Rodley Nature Reserve
David Hockney at Salts Mill
Dobson Locks
Newlay Three Rise Locks
Aire Valley Marina
Rodley Nature Reserve
Roberts Park
Saltaire Bandstand
Roberts Park Playground
Armley Mills
Armley Mills Industrial Museum
Pennine Boat Trips
Leeds - Liverpool Canal
Leeds - Liverpool Canal

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

Salts Mill
The Rodley Barge
Fanny's Ale House
Kongs chinese buffet
Ephesus Restaurant
Tapas Tree Restaurant
Skipton Sound Bar
The Beer Engine
Bizzie Lizzies
Cock & Bottle
The Mess Room Bar & Live Lounge
The Fox
Elsworth Kitchen
Napier's Restaurant with Rooms
Viva Cuba
The Castle Inn
Railway Inn
Thai Basil

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Further reading and learning about the Leeds to Foulridge Tunnel route


Related Nicholson Guide:
North West & the Pennines - Nicholson Guide No 5

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