Everything you need to know about handling a narrowboat...
Before you set off on your narrowboat holiday, we will give you a full handover, explaining where everything is on the boat, how everything works and practical training covering boat handling, mooring, locks, reversing, turning and boat safety. We will spend as much time with you as you need and only let you go off on your own when you feel you are ready. All our instructors have passed the RYA Helmsmans certificate.
If you would like even more help, we can accompany you on your cruise and spend a whole day or more with you - contact Nicky by phone to chat about what you need
This video explains everything you need to know about boat safety and how to handle our narrowboat
All hirers must watch this as it contains important information to keep you safe and ensure you make the most of your holiday
Click on the image to start the video
A copy of the invaluable boaters handbook will always be on hand on the boat.
You need to read it before you start your holiday to ensure you understand how to handle to boat and all aspects of boat safety
Click on the image to open the book