Skipton Visitor Moorings

Craven BD23 2NS, United Kingdom
 
Skipton Visitor Moorings is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) between Skipton Junction (Junction of Springs Branch with Leeds and Liverpool Canal Main Line) (¾ furlongs to the northwest) and Bingley Five Rise Staircase (Lock No 25 to Lock No 29. Footbridges over each lock except the top lock.) (12 miles and 7¾ furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Skipton Junction is Waller Hill Aqueduct No 43; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Bingley Five Rise Staircase is Gallows Bridge No 179; ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is good (a nice place to moor) , no information available. Mooring is limited to 3 days. Mooring facilities are good here with water, hidden behind the little metal door in the wall, on the bus station side under Bridge 179. Room for at least a couple of boats to wait. There are good moorings on the opposite bank on a hard path over a stone bank with room for a number of boats.

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal, toilets and water point.

The place is a Wharf and a Visitors Mooring.

 
User contributed information about Skipton Visitor Moorings
The towpath leads along towards the Springs Branch with steps up onto the Belmont Bridge (178) which gives good access to the town centre. Good supermarket towards the town (turn right across the bridge).
Information last edited Friday the 2nd of February, 2018 at 11:29 PM by Shultzy.

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Nearest water point

The nearest water point is here. Others are at:
Brewery Swing Bridge No 177 — 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Gawflat Swing Bridge No 176 — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Gargrave Services — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Priest Holme Water Point — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
East Marton Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Greenberfield Services — 12 miles, ½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
ABC Swing Footbridge — 12 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Bingley Services — 12 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Lower Park Marina — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salterforth Bridge No 151 — 14 miles, 2½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Foulridge Wharf — 16 miles and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Barrowford Top Lock No 45 — 17 miles, 7 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

The nearest rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Gargrave Services — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Greenberfield Services — 12 miles, ½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bingley Services — 12 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Lower Park Marina — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salterforth Bridge No 151 — 14 miles, 2½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Foulridge Wharf — 16 miles and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Barrowford Lock No 47 — 18 miles and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The nearest chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Gargrave Services — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Greenberfield Services — 12 miles, ½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bingley Services — 12 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Lower Park Marina — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salterforth Bridge No 151 — 14 miles, 2½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Foulridge Wharf — 16 miles and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Barrowford Top Lock No 45 — 17 miles, 7 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest place to turn

Skipton Junction — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Gawber Hill Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Farnhill Bridge No 183A — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Highgate Winding Hole No 2 — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Highgate Winding Hole No 1 — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ray Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 5½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Kildwick Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Gargrave Winding Hole — 5 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Nuttleber Dyke Winding Hole — 7 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Booth's Swing Bridge No 195 — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
South Field Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Stockbridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Nuttercote Winding Hole — 11 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Coates Lane Winding Hole — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Crossflats Winding Hole — 12 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Long Ing Bridge Winding Hole — 13 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bingley Winding Hole — 13 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Park Road Winding Hole — 13 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Primrose Lane Winding Hole — 14 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Hirst Mill Winding Hole — 15 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Pennine Cruisers Wharf — 1 furlong away
Travel to Skipton Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Springs Branch) to Pennine Cruisers Wharf
Snaygill Boatyard — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Silsden Wharf — 6 miles, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Hainsworth’s Boatyard — 12 miles, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Lower Park Marina — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Shipley Wharf — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge

No information

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self-operated pump-out
 

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Information retrieved Saturday 15 June 2019 at 17:17
Catholic Church
Pub
  • The Cock And Bottle (Beer Garden, British Restaurant)
    30 Swadford Street, Skipton, BD23 1RD — 125 yards to the northeast.
  • Woolly Sheep Inn (Restaurant, Hotel)
    38 Sheep Street, Skipton, BD23 1HY — 219 yards to the northeast.
  • Jd Weather Spoons
    22 Newmarket St, Skipton, BD23 2 — 300 yards to the east.
  • The Boat House Bar Skipton
    19 Coach Street, Skipton, BD23 1LH — 189 yards to the north.
  • Yorkshire Rose
    10 Coach St, Skipton, BD23 1LH — 151 yards to the north.
  • Narrow Boat (British Restaurant, Brewery)
    36 - 38 Victoria Street, Skipton, BD23 1JE — 210 yards to the north.
  • The Beer Engine, skipton (Community)
    1 Albert Street, Skipton, BD23 1JD — 192 yards to the north.
  • Blackhorse Skipton (British Restaurant, Family Style Restaurant)
    16-18 High St, Skipton, BD23 1JZ — 444 yards to the northeast.
British Restaurant
Pizza Place
Tex-Mex Restaurant
Coffee Shop
  • Caffè Nero
    40-42 Sheep Street, Skipton, BD23 1HY — 194 yards to the northeast.
  • Costa Coffee
    14-16 Sheep Street, Skipton, BD23 1JH — 281 yards to the northeast.
  • Cake'ole Skipton (Tea Room, Cupcake Shop)
    Craven Ct, Skipton, BD23 1DG — 364 yards to the northeast.
Dance & Night Club
Wine Bar
  • V.SQ
    1 Victoria Square, Skipton, BD23 1JF — 241 yards to the northeast.
Charity Organization
  • Skipton Charities Gala
    Westmoreland street to Aireville Park, Skipton, BD23 2 — 456 yards to the southeast.
Indian Restaurant
Shopping & Retail
Bar
  • Skipton Sound Bar (Live Music Venue)
    15 Swadford St, Skipton, BD23 1RD — 139 yards to the northeast.
  • Skipton Working Men's Club
    Keighley Rd, Skipton, Skipton, BD232 — 103 yards to the east.
  • The Albion (Restaurant)
    27 Otley Street, Skipton, BD23 1 — 445 yards to the northeast.
  • Fleece Inn
    The Fleece Inn, Skipton, BD23 2 — 110 yards to the east.
  • The Railway Skipton (Bed and Breakfast, Restaurant)
    10 Carleton Street, Skipton, BD23 2 — 150 yards to the southwest.
Train Station
City
  • Skipton (Geo Entity)
    Skipton — 162 yards to the northeast.
Landmark & Historical Place
Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
  • Bizzie Lizzie's (Fish & Chips Restaurant, British Restaurant)
    Swadford Street, Skipton, BD23 1QY — 112 yards to the north.
Church
  • Christ Church
    18 Cross St, Skipton, BD23 2AH — 136 yards to the south.
Local Business
Sports Bar
Performance Art Theatre
Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant
  • Alexander's (Cocktail Bar)
    4-6 High Street, Skipton, BD23 1JZ — 463 yards to the northeast.
Arts & Entertainment
Hotel
Sports & Recreation Venue
Canal
  • Skipton Boat Trips (Tour Guide)
    3 Coach St, Skipton, BD23 1LH — 129 yards to the north.
Playground
  • Aireville Park
    Gargrave Rd, Skipton, BD23 1 — 1067 yards to the west.
Bus Station
Dance School
  • Northern Dance Centre (School, Performance & Event Venue)
    Craven Hall, Sackville Street, Skipton, BD23 2PB — 296 yards to the southeast.
Movie Theater
Home Goods Store
  • Home & Kitchen (KitchenCooking, Arts & Crafts Store)
    12 Swadford St, Skipton, BD23 1RD — 147 yards to the northeast.
Tour Agency
  • Pennine Cruisers (Sports & Recreation Venue)
    19 Coach Street, Skipton, BD23 1LH — 183 yards to the north.
Information retrieved Monday 17 June 2019 at 21:00