School Summer Holiday period 2017

During the school holidays we will do our best to run boat trips every day (except when the museum is closed on Mondays).
Trips at 11.15 am, 12.30, 1.15, 2.00 and 2.45 pm. No need to book.
£4 adult; £2 child.
Please see our Facebook page for latest information.


All aboard at Stalybridge Carnival weekend!

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th June:
We will be running free boat trips in Stalybridge.
11.15am, 12.30, 1.15, 2.00 & 2.45 pm from Armentieres Square.
(Free, although donations gratefully received!)
Sorry – no trips at Portland Basin this weekend.

Canal clean-up!

For 2 days this week, while Still Waters is being re-painted, our crew members joined up with River and Canal Trust volunteers to clear more than 2 tonnes of rubbish from the Ashton Canal between Whitelands and Lumb Lane.
We hope our customers will appreciate the difference!

February 2017: School Half Term

February – School half term – we will be running public boat trips from Portland Basin Museum this week:
Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th,
Tuesday 21st, Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd, Friday 24th,
Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th
11.15 am, 12.30, 1.15, 2.00 and 2.45 pm.
40 minute trip, Adults £4, Children £2. No booking needed.

Free Boat Trips in Stalybridge

No boat trips from Portland Basin this weekend because we will be in Stalybridge, giving FREE BOAT TRIPS along the canal, up through the lock and back for Stalybridge Festival Weekend.

Saturday and Sunday at regular intervals between 10.30 am and 3.30 pm from Armentieres Square.

Bank Holiday Weekend

We will be running public trips every day over the Bank Holiday Weekend, including Bank Holiday Monday.
From Portland Basin Museum between 11 am and 3.30 pm.
£4 adult; £2 child.