Enjoy a Relaxing Trip Along the Dudley Number 2 Canal
17th April, 15th May, 19th June, 17th July, 21st August, 18th September, 16th October
The trip boat sets out from The Portal through the Dudley Tunnel then down a striking flight of locks at the Parkhead Conservation Area, along the Dudley number 2 Canal before arriving at Bumble Hole Nature Reserve and the historic Cobbs Engine House.
Here we stop for a 30 minute refreshment stop before continuing through the Netherton Tunnel, up Factory Locks onto the Birmingham and Wolverhampton main line before returning to Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust.
For your comfort we offer refreshments onboard and the boat has a toilet.
Essential carers travel for half price, please note a carer’s network card or PIP cover letter will be required to qualify for discounted carer price.
The boat departs promptly at 10am; please arrive at least 15 minutes before to ensure you have adequate time to board.
It’s also possible to book this trip for a private group for £890.
TIPS TO MAKE YOUR JOURNEY MORE ENJOYABLE
Bring a cushion – though you can stand up, get off the boat and move around its always nice to have a comfortable seat.
Though you can purchase refreshments on board you can also pack a picnic to enjoy on the boat or in the nature reserve. Alternatively why not book a picnic from our Gongoozler Restaurant – it can be waiting for you at the start of your trip.
Bring a camera – this trips takes you through an amazing landscape rich with heritage, engineering feats in canal building and amazing wildlife.