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Skipton Boat Trips completes its first coach party trip of the summer season.

Skipton Boat Trips is happy to announce we just completed our first coach party trip on the Dalesman this summer season. The coach group from Essex is happily traveling around Yorkshire and stopped by Skipton Boat Trips for a fun 2-hour Ploughman’s Lunch. The group was able to follow social distancing guidelines due to the…

Skipton Boat Trips taking wedding bookings for 2021

A beautiful, traditional, wood-paneled canal boat offers a perfect backdrop for your wedding reception. After picking you up outside of the Registry Office or meeting you at our Wharf, you are welcomed on board with a glass of bubbly by a friendly crew. You then sit back and relax while we do the rest! As…

UK tourist boards introduce new industry standard for safe travel

a close up of a sign

More information on the “We’re good to go”, program. 27 Jun 2020 by Business Traveller India https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2020/06/27/uk-tourist-boards-introduce-new-industry-standard-for-safe-travel/ London VisitEngland has announced the launch of ‘We’re Good To Go’, a UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark that will “provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for visitors as the…

Skipton Boat Trips now offering Public Ploughmans Lunch Cruise

Every year we take a lot of groups on our Ploughmans Lunch Cruise – starting this August, we’re offering this to the public. The foods is great, and it’s not to be missed! New in 2020 A delicious selection of Yorkshire Ham, local cheeses, salad, an award winning pork pie from Stanforth Butchers, coleslaw, pickle,…

Skipton Boat Trips Introducing Whisky cruise this summer

5 different whisky varieties Learn about the history of whisky 2-hour cruise Get to grips with all things whisky with a Beginner’s Guide with Skipton Boat Trips Join us aboard the Dalesman canal boat for a relaxing Whisky Cruise like no other! A wide range of whisky’s to try and even learn how to make…

Skipton Boat Trips earns the “We’re good to go” standard for safe reopening.

We’re working hard to get ready for the new normal heading our way with a very limited service, and we’ve significantly reduced the capacity of our boats – more on that later. We’re planning on reopening on July 4th with a limited service. The “We’re Good To Go” industry standard mark is a self-assessment scheme…

Skipton Boat Trips introduces Fine Dining Cruise with Uovo Foods and Chef Patron David Tait

During lockdown local Chef Patron David Tait from Uovo https://www.facebook.com/uovofoods called us up and wanted to offer a fine dining experience with three goals 1. Affordable cost, 2. Champion local produce, and 3. Promote the people and farms that produce them. Originally from Melbourne, Australian Chef David’s pop-up kitchen has already toured the local area…

The Canal and River Trust urges you to stay water safe this summer

Original article: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/news-and-views/news/we-urge-you-to-stay-water-safe-this-summer With swimming pools across the country closed, we urge young people not to be tempted to cool down in open water this summer. Water temperatures can be extremely cold causing even the strongest swimmers to get into trouble and there are often hidden risks under the surface of the water.