Canal Boat Trips Grand Union Canal

Sat May 18 2019 at 10:00 am to Thu Jul 18 2019 at 12:00 pm
Swan & Bottle, Oxford Rd, Uxbridge UB8 1LZ, UK, London, United Kingdom

Swan & Bottle, Oxford Rd, Uxbridge UB8 1LZ, UK, London, United Kingdom

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           PUBLIC CRUISES 2019  Now Open 

 

  Water Taxi to Uxbridge, Cowley Lock, Frans Tea Rooms &

     The Hanley Flight of 6 Locks, Fish & Chips Cruise & 

             Lunch & Cruise plus plus plus

                 (Information below)



The Colne Valley Appreciation Cruise

Nature Reserve Trips with Arthur Daily Trips

 

A wonderful opporunity to experience The Colne Valley hands on.

 

Your Journey

 

The Grand Union Canal starts to climp up into the Colne Valley and the Chiltern Hills. Passing Uxbridge Lock, we continue northwards to Denham and across Harefield Moor. A stretch of common ground of considerable interest to naturalists. We experience Denham Deep Lock, which is one of the deepest locks on the Grand Union. A rise and drop of 11ft 11 inches. We continue further into the Colne Valley through a landscape which contains woods, mills and lakes. We will turn at Harefield Marina, just below Widewater Lock.  

 

Niki will join us with her expertise on the Flora, Fauna & Insects. Niki has a life times experience and will take us into the Wet Woodland which is so Bio Diversity Rich, in fact our equilvant of the Rain Forest,. Let Niki and Sarah enrich you with their extensive knowledge and passion of the Rich Habitat of the Colne Valley.

 

Sarah is the owner of Arthur Daily Trips and a Campaigner in saving the Colne Vally and the areas drinking water.

 

During the trip we will moor and have an explore in the Rich Habitat of the Colne Valley so bring your sketch books and cameras to record your visit. With Sarah and Niki helping you identify and spot all the richness of the area. Viewings of insects, trees, plants & birds. All viewings will be recorded and sent for offical acknowledgement to the GIGL (Green Space Information of Greater London

 

A great trip offering with Sarah, Niki and Arthur (boat) on a beautiful section of the Grand Union Canal. Explore and be part of recording the Diversity of the area.

 

Cost:

Adults £20pp

Children - £10pp

 

More than happy for you to bring picnics/snacks and drinks for your Journey.

 

For further information or to book your place please call Lindsey, 0794 3366635 or email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

Public Water Taxi Weekend Service (April to September 2019)

Uxbridge & Cowley Lock


Departure Times:

Swan & Bottle, Uxbridge - 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm

Cowley Lock - Malt Shovel - 11am, 1pm and 3pm


Water Taxi prices:

Adult single £6, Child single £3Adult return £10.50, Child return £5.50​

Arrive in style with Arthur, the passenger boat

Pre Booking recommended - 0794 3366635 or email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

Uxbridge to Frans Tea Rooms Denham Deep

A beautiful trip into the Colne Valley, experiencing 2 Locks, with Denham Deep Lock being one of the deepest (rise/fall of 11ft 11") on the Grand Union

You can stop for Tea & Cakes at Frans right on the Lock with a pleasant Garden by the River.

Departure Times:

Swan & Bottle, Uxbridge - 10am, 12pm & 2pm

Frans Tea Rooms Denham Deep Lock - 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Water Taxi prices:

Adult single £10, Child single £5Adult return £16, Child return £7.50

Arrive in style with Arthur, the passenger boat

Pre Booking recommended - 0794 3366635 or email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

Trips on the Hanwell Flight 

                (by the Fox Pub, W7 2PJ)

We will take you up and down the Hanwell Flight (12 Locks and 2 miles) A truly dramatic and exciting experience. Everyone loves going into Locks and hearing the history of why and how and who created the Locks and the Canal network.

 

This stretch, which is part of the main line Grand Union, in the past played an important link between Brentford (one of the Ports of London) and the North. A member of our crew will be on hand to inform and delight with the history of the Grand Union Canal

Booking Only

Adults - £15, Children - £10

Family ticket (4 persons) - £35

To gain further information or book please call Lindsey, 0794 3366635 or

email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

Fish & Chips Cruise (May to September 2019)

Traditional Fish & Chips (Pies and Vegetarian options availalble)

All food is freshly prepared and delivered to you on Arthur, divine and piping hot.

Your cruise is a 2.5 hour trip from Swan & Bottle, Uxbridge to South Harefield.

We travel north as the Grand Union Canal conntiues to rise. 2 Locks with Denham Depp being one of the deepest Locks on the network, rising/falling 11ft 11". You will be travelling in the beautiful Colne Valley, a landsccpae of interesting contrasts, containing woods, mills, ;lakes and rivers adjoing the Canal.

Nature in abundance especially in Spring & early Summer.

Prices:

Cruise, Adult - £25 and Children £15, Parties of 12, prices on request

Food approx £10 (max) each dependent on order.

To join us or to gather further information please call 0794 3366635 or email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

Lunch and Cruise (all year round)

   

                Public or Private Hire availalble

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Treat yourself, friends or family to an exciting day of cruising to the Colne Valley on the Grand Union and experience the Deepest Lock.

 

Enjoy a 3 course lunch at the Canal Side Swan & Bottle followed by a 2.5 hour cruise on Arthur.

This exciting days (Monday to Saturday) adventure is just £32.00 each (excluding drinks)

                Sunday Lunch Cruise is £50 each (excluding drinks)   

        Drinks can be purchased at the Pub to accompany your meal as well as                               purchasing further drinks to enjoy on your cruise.

             

Call: 0794 3366635

Email: arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com


Let Good Food, Good Company and Mother Nature work her Magic

Cream Teas - 1.5 hour trip - April to September 

Please call for information - 0794 3366635

Circular Trips - July & August

1 or 2 hours trips

Please call for further information 0794 3366635

Private Parties - all year round

Book Arthur by the hour with choose of locations

Please call 0794 3366635 or email arthurdailytrips | gmail ! com

     

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Created By:
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