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Short Break Route Map for 3 Nights from Sawley Marina
3 night map
Leisurely short break cruise options from Sawley marina.
3 night route map.

Easy Canal Route Holiday from Sawley Marina: To Willington and back 7 hours there and 7 for the return. 14 hours cruising with the potential option of a short cruise down to Trent Lock upon your return to Sawley. Overnight at Shardlow and Willington and on the return leg, Weston or Swarkestone
Intermediate Canal Route Holiday from Sawley Marina: To Wychnor and back, 11 hours there and 11 back. 22 hours cruising, again with the option of a short cruise to Trent Lock on the last day. Overnight at Shardlow, then both Burton and Willington on the return
Challenging Canal Route Holiday from Sawley Marina: To Fradley Junction and back. 14 hours there and 14 back, 28 hours cruising in total. Overnight at Shardlow or Weston, at Alrewas on the second night. Final night at Burton, leaving a 7 hour cruise on the last day. An early start is vital.
Sawley to Nottingham. Outbound to Trent Lock and overnight.
Second day narrow boat cruise to Nottingham. Evening in Nottingham wind and return on third day to overnight at Shardlow. Portion of final day short cruise to Swarkestone, wind and return.

Please note that the above is intended purely as a 3 night route guide.
Cruising times, options and distances are subject to prevailing conditions and personal choice.
Please note that the final permitted turning/winding point for our boats in Nottingham is just before Meadow Lane Lock. Cruising eastward on the Trent beyond this point is prohibited in all circumstances.

You can email your booking directly to (stating dates and boat size) or telephone 01395 443529
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