THE MONTGOMERY CANAL

Pete’s Montgomerycanal Web-site   

  Gronwen Wharf- is the current head of allowed navigation from the main waterway network.

HOME


PHOTO-SITE


“FRIENDS”


DIARY


NEWS


INFORMATION


LINKS


Contact the Webmaster



Montgomery Canal  Information


Frankton Locks :-

Passage through the locks is from 12.00 mid-day until 2.00pm only.

To book a passage:-

 Tel. 0303 040 4040 during normal office hours from Monday to Friday.

Click Here to go to the CRT site for further information.  


ANGLING  on the Montgomery Canal.   Click for Information.


CANOEING & BOATING . New canoe launch pads are being

installed by locks and road crossings. Small craft can also

be launched from the ramp at Welshpool Wharf.

Membership of Canoe England and Canoe Wales

gives you the right to paddle canoes on the Canal & River Trust's waterways.

Alternatively you can buy short term visitor licences from local waterway offices

or :- online from their boat licencing pages.


CYCLING . No permit is required for tow-path cycling.

Just remember to consider other users.

“Share the Space, Drop your Pace”.

WALKING . A wonderfull way to relax and enjoy the canal.

Click to check the Canal and Rivers Trust Web-site.

Also:-

Here are 4 Arddleen Circular Walks. To download in pdf format.

And:-

GUIDED WALK. Newtown and Llanllwchaiarn. Click here for Leaflet.


FOR VISITORS. Hotels, Pubs, B & B’s and Touring Caravan sites along the canal corridor.

Click here for Information with links where available.


ACCESS  INFORMATION  for WHEELCHAIRS, PRAMS and PUSH CHAIRS is  available from the “Friends” pages. MWRT “FRIENDS” Information.


    THE HEULWEN TRUST.

Have two boats based on the canal at Welshpool.

The Trust offer free trips for groups of disabled and elderly people.

The boats can be booked for periods of 2-6 hours.

Contact for booking is Jenny Maddox Tel  01938 554810.

Donations would be appreciated.   Website.


BOOKS on The Montgomery Canal and its restoration. Click for details.   


“MWRT”    Montgomery Waterway Restoration Trust.

Trust secretary:-

R A Dewey. The Gables, Llanfynydd, Wrexham Ll11 5HG

Tel:- 01978 761315


“SUCS”   Shropshire Union Canal Society. Work Party dates for the Montgomery Canal :- See Diary

or

Restoration Project Manager David Carter Tel. 01244 661440
dcartersucs@hotmail.co.uk


I.W.A.       Shrewsbury and North Wales Branch.

Chairman:- Michael Limbrey. Tel:- 01691654081

Secretary:-  Dawn Aylwin.   Tel:- 01691830403.

“Wyndcliff” Pen-Y-Gareg Lane, Pant, Oswestry, SY10 8JS.


Back to HOME page.