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Canoe Hire on the Llangollen Canal

Full Day Canoe Hire - £70 per canoe*

Half Day Canoe Hire - £55 per canoe*

* This price is for two people in a boat. Third person: £15 surcharge

Anytime of the year - Includes all safety equipment, insurance, and guidance on how to make the most of your day exploring this historic waterway. Hire a canoe from TNR and explore the full length of the peaceful Llangollen Canal including the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, through the Chirk tunnel and over the Chirk Aqueduct. Suitable for all, no previous experience required.



Canoe hire on the Llangollen Canal is the perfect socially distanced day out. All equipment is sanitised before and after use and we can help you launch maintining a distance of 2 metres. We are not offering transport at this time and have altered our offering from previous years to suit the current situation.

The start & finish point for all canoe hire is now Froncysyllte Basin LL20 7RF



Full Day Canoe Hire

(09:30 - 16:30)

14 Kilometres / 9 Miles / 7hrs

Heading out towards Chirk you will be afforded views across the beautiful Dee Valley. Passing through the Whitehouse and Chirk tunnels allows you to marvel at the historical engineering. The Chirk Aquduct is soon thereafter and after crossing it you will have paddled to England; not bad for a day of canoe hire! After a stroll around and a bit of lunch its time to head back seeing all the sights from a new perspective. Arriving back at the start point its just a short paddle in the other direction to cross the world famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and back before your pickup at the end of a great day out.


Half Day Canoe Hire

(09:30 - 12:30 or 13:30 - 16:30

8 Kilometres / 5 Miles / 3hrs

Head straight out across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, this famous peice of engineering is a world heritage sight and crossing by canoe is a unique experience. after this its time to head along a quiet backwater with views up to Castle Dina Bran and Llangollen. The Bryn Howel hotel is the point to turn around, don't forget to grab an Ice Cream at Trevor Basin before you cross back over the aqueduct to the finish your canoe hire.


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