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A regular route for us, often with a stop at the navigation. Always something new to learn about... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
peakdistricttravel
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Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
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Perfect for Ice Cream in the Sun

Three Words: Ice Cream Kiosk. There's a well priced little shop selling Bradwell Ice Cream tubs... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2018
tripelthreat
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Chapel-en-le-Frith, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A regular route for us, often with a stop at the navigation. Always something new to learn about the basins history. Totally dog friendly. The exhibition in one of the containers is well worth a look Enjoy

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 December 2018

Three Words: Ice Cream Kiosk. There's a well priced little shop selling Bradwell Ice Cream tubs, and lovely seating next to the canal. Couldn't be better

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tripelthreat
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

An historic site which is great for flat water canoeing, walking and cycling. In summer is a kiosk selling ice creams/coffees etc, and a shipping container with historical information.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fids59
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Nothing nicer than sitting somewhere nice to eat a picnic lunch overlooking the historic basin. There is a lot of information regarding the history. A good place for a walk, the children, looking at boats and wildlife. If you are on a boat it’s a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MimiA165
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a hidden gem. Visited with grandchildren over the holidays. Lovely walk, history and ice cream.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

I spend a lot of time in and around Whaley Bridge but had never even considered coming here. What a mistake! If you are interested in canals or our industial heritage, this is a great place and I must thank all the people who have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank philbuckley79
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Such a lovely part of the country. Great walks, or just to wander. We have friends who live on their narrow boat in Bugsworth Basin. It is worth a visit to the shop there, which is run for the charity

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jackieivor
Reviewed 10 July 2018

An interesting piece of industrial archeology at the end of the Peak Forest Canal with an interpretation board, and pub.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kevin-Tigh
Reviewed 16 June 2018

As a local boater we visit a few times a year. Lovely place to moor boat. Plenty of country walks nearby. Only downside in some areas is the traffic noise but easilt forgotten.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mark w
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This place is a 10 minute drive from where we live and yet we have never been before! It was a lovely walk, although we ended up walking down a few dead ends so many times it became a bit of a joke! Great walk...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from RichyPenrith | Reviewed this property |
yes we have a labrador and never have a problem,sometimes ducks in the canal basin just be careful it does not jump in as they cant get out,nice walk alomg the old tram lines as bugsworth which will take you as far shady... More
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