Routes Day Hire

EAST LANCASHIRE’S ONLY DAY BOAT FROM REEDLEY MARINA, BB12 0DX

Take on board and cruise the UK’s largest heritage regeneration project, enjoy the Gannow Tunnel, The Weavers Triangle, The Burnley Mile one of the seven wonders of the UK’s canal network.

Ruby is a newly refurbished 50ft day cruiser that has been finished to a very high standard.

There is outdoor space at the front and rear, 12 seating areas inside, a fully equipped kitchen for pre arrange use due to dietary/religious requirements, a wood burning real fuel stove.
In the main area we have installed 7 large picture windows bringing the outside in and exterior spotlights for a night to remember.

Sit back, relax and enjoy the Pennine Lancashires countryside and our industrial heritage as you cruise the Leeds to Liverpool canal. This boat operates from Reedley Marina BB12 0DX.

Floor Plan by Day

Maximum 12 passengers not including crew

 

  Fully equipped kitchen

  Microwaves

  Hand soap

  Towels

  Life buoys & Throwlines

  Fire blanket and 3 fire extinguishers

  Carbon monoxide and smoke detectors

  Waterproofs for helmsman

Boat Name: Ruby
Boat Type: Narrow Boat Cruiser
Dimensions: 50′ by 7′
Berths: 12
Maximum people: 12
Headroom: 6′6″
“We had a lovely weekend on board Portus and would recommend to friends! Staff and service is excellent! Charlotte and Leighton”
 Charlotte and Leighton
“Everything was excellent”
 Groupon customer
“Excellent staff, service. Really helpful and flexible! Would definitely recommend! Thanks Paul and family”
 Paul and family

2016 CRUISES AVAILABLE WITH UP TO 40% OFF

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ROUTES DAY HIRE

East

Take a leisurely cruise to historical Barrowford.

Reedley Marina – 3 hours

Reedley Marina is ideally situated on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, a beautiful location with stunning views across the valley to Pendle Hill. Enjoy the Kingfisher Café Bar, excellent facilities and extensive car parking.

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Screen Shot 2016-06-06 at 13.56.44Barrowford – 3 hours

Take a leisurely cruise to historical Barrowford. A short 3 hour round trip, Barrowford offers a huge selection of tourist attractions, restaurants and bars.
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West

Take a leisurely cruise to historical Barrowford.

Reedley Marina – 3 hours

Reedley Marina is ideally situated on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, a beautiful location with stunning views across the valley to Pendle Hill. Enjoy the Kingfisher Café Bar, excellent facilities and extensive car parking.

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Burnley Mile – 3 hours

The Burnley Mile is one of the seven wonders of the British waterways. At the start of the Burnley Mile you have Thompson Park and at the finish you have The Weavers Triangle Visitors Centre.
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Inn On the Wharf – 3 hours

Inn On The Wharf is a former warehouse and wharfmaster’s house which has been converted into a restaurant and bar. The venues olde-world decor provides the perfect atmosphere.
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Whittlefield Aqueduct – 3 hours

Cruising over the M65 on Whittlefield Aqueduct while cars travel at 70 mph below is one of the most surreal feelings one can have while travelling the Leed and Liverpool Canal.

Gannow Tunnel – 3 hours

Navigating through the Gannow Tunnel is fun for everyone. A little bit spooky, the darkness plays tricks on your eyes as water drips from above.
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Hapton Visitors Moorings – 3 hours

A great location for you to moor up and take a break. Why not stretch your legs and take a short 5 minute walk to the Agra Indian Restaurant, highly recommended.
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