Boating on Scottish canals

Last updated: 5 February 2018

If you want to sail on Scotland's canals you'll need certain information, including:

  • canal dimensions
  • sea lock approaches
  • safety information
  • facilities at locations
  • useful contact numbers
  • long-term licences and moorings

Visit the Scottish Canals website for information on boating on the:

  • Caledonian Canal
  • Crinan Canal
  • Forth & Clyde Canal
  • Union Canal
  • Falkirk Wheel