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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked along here this weekend in glorious sunshine as part of our hike from Skipton. The section along the canal is a really nice flat walk made interesting by the passing barges and the reflections of the trees and the bridges in the water.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank annb15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

yesterday and last 2 years always have walk there very nice nature around :) very like this place!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank edvinas j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time we had heard good things about skipton & decided to stop off on our way to harrogate,stopped in a lovely local cafe,great cakes on display.just had a breakfast at hotel so just looked at them had coffees,went around the town shopping some lovely...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mcguiness61
Reviewed 5 February 2019

A lovely walk along the towpath from the Premier Inn and into Gargrave, views of countryside and the Pennines. Interesting engineering at the locks. The walk into Skipton would seem to be attractive and not too challenging - will try this next time.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dkmufcum
Reviewed 31 January 2019

What's not to like, large flat paths, woodland, wildlife, water? Perfect for walking and cycling and the commute in to Leeds centre

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 29 January 2019

What a lovely Sunday afternoon walk we had along this canal, we set off from Gargrave on a windy and chilly afternoon, it was a pleasure to walk on a canal that was not full of dog dirt, shows what respectful people there are around...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jean S
Reviewed 23 January 2019

I’ve now walked from Leeds City Centre to Gargrave on the Leeds Liverpool Canal,not all in 1 go but over numerous bits of free times,,it’s a fantastic place to roam about taking photos and enjoying a casual walk at your own pace,if you’re a wildlife...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank G5667MAalexs
Reviewed 7 January 2019

This is a great place to walk into Leeds or Rodley or further afield if you wish. The locks are so interesting and to think how on earth were they thought up. Brilliant people.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eunice38
Reviewed 2 January 2019

I regularly run the sections of this canal closest to Leeds and it is very peaceful and well maintained. I run here all of the time and it is great and mainly flat. if you go as far as the five rise locks they are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert M
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

ibis hotel on the canal is comfortable clean and very relaxing really good breakfast to start the day, has a little bar, beer is £4..50 a pint.

Date of experience: November 2018
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19 February 2018|
Response from pedro186411 | Reviewed this property |
So Sorry but as i live local its not a thing i look into.Pedro.186411