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Leeds to Ripon

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 153.918 miles, 46 locks, 2 movable bridges and 0 tunnels. Which will take 8 days, 3 hours and 5 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Leeds to Ripon route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Royal Armouries Leeds
Royal Armouries Arena
Royal Armouries Museum
St Aidan's Country park
City of York Walls
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal
Leeds - Liverpool Canal
Weatherhill Winding Engine
National Railway Museum
Bramham Park
Leeds Grand Theatre
Skeldergate Bridge
City Walls
City Walls
York Marina
Brayton Canal
Yorvik Centre
Jorvik Viking Centre
Museum Gardens
York Castle Museum

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

The Hop
Trembling Madness
Cresci Pizzeria
Brew & Brownie
House of the Trembling Madness
The Perky Peacock Cafe & Bar
Number 8 Cafe & Sandwich Bar
Brasserie Blanc
Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms
Sapori 74
Robinsons Cafe
The Star Inn the City
Popworld York
The Adelphi

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Further reading and learning about the Leeds to Ripon route


Related Nicholson Guide:
Nottingham, York & the North East - Nicholson Guide No 6

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