It has great variety from inner cities to the yorkshire dales. Leeds liverpool canal walking guide.
The main line is in blue including in.
Leeds liverpool canal walk distances. Ldwa long distance paths leeds and liverpool canal walk gtr manchester lancashire merseyside n yorkshire w yorkshire. I can t remember which site i found this info from if it belongs to you please email me and i will provide a link. This was another pleasant canalside stroll following the leeds and liverpool canal south through lancashire and into greater manchester.
Over a distance of 127 miles 204 km it crosses the pennines and includes 91 locks on the main line it has several small branches and in the early 21st century a new link was constructed into the liverpool docks system. For city strolls or rural rambles the towpath is the place. The leeds liverpool canal is perfect for walkers.
The leeds and liverpool canal is a canal in northern england linking the cities of leeds and liverpool. All distances in miles approx liverpool pall mall basin. Enjoy a stroll from leeds city centre to kirkstall and shipley on this waterside walk along the leeds liverpool canal.
We have walked the full length of the leeds liverpool canal in 19 stages below are our final 6 walks. Our team of experts work hard to ensure this 200 year old canal continues to be a well loved link between the bustling cities of liverpool and leeds. This was originally an extract from the edward baine s directory of leeds district year unknown but will be 19th century so copyright has expired.
Distances between locks and bridges on the leeds liverpool canal. The canal offers short medium and long distance walks. Today i carried my 30 litre karrimor rucksack filled with water my spare waterproofs a book and other odds and ends.
There s lots of pretty locks lovely yorkshire countryside and views of the river aire which runs alongside the canal. The leeds liverpool canal offers 127 miles of walking boating wildlife watching and all round relaxation. The leeds and liverpool canal route map with links to relevant pages on www towpathtreks co uk which has photographs and explanation along the whole canal.