Joseph Wilkes Trips
Narrowboat trips on the Ashby Canal
Narrowboat Trips on the Joseph Wilkes
Prices and times
During our open hours we operate Public trips at set times and these do not need to be booked:-
11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 and the last trip at 3:30pm
Each trip is about 13 minutes long, and the maximum number of passengers is 12 per trip.
These trips are priced at £2.20 for adults and £1.50 for children.
we also operate pre booked private trips outside of our normal boat trip times:
These trips will need to be booked usualty 5 days in advance
dates and times are subject to crew and availability
- Furnace to Donisthorpe and return. Approx 50 minutes £60.00
Furnace to Bath Yard Basin and return £80.00
Includes travel through the swingbridge and lock
- Furnace to Bath Yard Basin to Donisthorpe and return £120.00
Includes travel through the swingbridge and lock twice
- Tea or Coffee and a slice of cake £4.00 per person
- 1 glass of prosecco £2.50 per person
(Beer and Cider available on request)
There is a £20.00 Deposit at the time of booking, with the balance payable on the day.
The option to cancel or re-arrange date and time will be given at the discretion of Furnace Staff in the event of bad weather.
Did you want your wedding party at moira furnace, we can provide a great site for your special day, with the use of the boat and our museum as part of your package. Prices on request based on individual requirements.