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Lift gate at Middleton Junction

Rochdale Canal

Description

The bank is about a foot high but there are boat loops within reach to tie to while launching. You can travel approximately 2.1 mile before hitting a lock. Industrial and goes under the motorway but you'll have the water to yourself and mainly peaceful and quiet. If you go under the lift bridge its only 400m to a lock so not much point. Parking in lay-by on the road. Road can get busy during rush hour but mainly quiet. On the water licence required £45 for the year.

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Amenities

  • Launch Point
  • Paid Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Year-Round Bathrooms
  • Seasonal Bathrooms
  • Permit Required
  • Drinking Water
  • Food Available
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campsites
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Hazard
  • Free Lunch
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campsites
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Hazard
  • Free Lunch

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