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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.

Skipton Canal towpath works completed along Broughton Road

Link to original article: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/news-and-views/news/skipton-canal-towpath-works-completed-along-broughton-road Work to improve the canal towpath in Skipton from Gawflat Swing Bridge, near Aireville Park, to Niffany Swing Bridge, has been completed. boat alongside canal towpathboat alongside canal towpath This stretch, which runs parallel to Broughton Road, has now reopened to the public, providing…

Skipton Boat Trips reopening again on July 4th!

We will now be reopening for a very limited service from July 4th. We’ve implemented a lot of changes, most notably we will only be running at a capacity were we can following social distancing guidelines. In most cases this means we will be running at less than 50% capacity, so we encourage you to…

Self-Drive Day Boat Hire Now Available.

Following Government guidelines and permission from the Canal & River Trust, we are happy to announce that from June 5th, we are now able to rent our self-drive day boats to party’s from the same house hold. Online availability, and booking here LINK In the announcement from Canal & River Trust Richard Parry, chief executive…

Skipton Boat Trips 2020 New Public Afternoon Tea Dates Added!

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Due to the excellent response from last season, Skipton Boat Trips have just added a bunch of new dates for its very popular Afternoon Tea cruises. A beautiful presentation of assorted tasty sandwiches on white and brown bread, freshly made fruit scones with whipped cream, strawberry jam, and butter. Includes a delicious selection of cakes…