Voyage underground
and discover 428 million years
of history . . .
Plan Your Visit We welcome over 100,000 visitors every year View our amazing boat trips below & find out why ...

Boat Trips

Need to get out and enjoy some fresh air, do something different & have a great family day out?
Then these are the trips for you.

The Dudley

Jump on board and discover a magical underground world which dates back 428 million years

Two Tunnel

6 hour boat trip with 10am start. A fantastic way to explore the canal infrastructure and local area.

Dudley Tunnel

3 hour boat trip with 10am start. A trip through the entire Dudley Tunnel is mesmerising.

Open Water

3 hour boat trip with 10am start. Explore the local waterways & history of Tipton by boat.

Fish & Chip
Supper Cruise

Fish and chip supper cruises around the local canals of Dudley and Tipton.

Sloe Boat
Gin Tour

Join us on board our narrowboat Vic Smallshire for a special evening cruise.

Black Country
Picnic Trip

A great way to spend 3 hours, exploring the canals with a black country picnic.


Want to create an event or meeting with a difference? Many boats available to hire!


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The characters from Lewis Carroll’s novel will be here to entertain you and add a magical element to an already exciting experience.

Join us during the holidays and enjoy some fun-filled crafts. Activities will run every Sunday, Monday and Tuesday throughout the holidays.

Put on your best Halloween costume and bring your magic as you join us aboard the “Spooky Boat” for a trip into our fun-filled, magical caverns.

This magical trip will take you on a fairy tale journey through beautifully lit caverns and tunnels, filled with lights, decorations and Christmas music.