The Two Tunnel Tour
Event Start Date: 21/08/2022
Event End Date: 16/10/2022
Enjoy a relaxing trip along the Dudley Number 2 Canal
The trip boat sets out from The Portal through the Dudley Tunnel then down a striking flight of locks at the Parkhead Conservation Area, along the Dudley number 2 Canal before arriving at Bumble Hole Nature Reserve and the historic Cobbs Engine House. Here we stop for a 30 minute refreshment stop before continuing through the Netherton Tunnel, up Factory Locks onto the Birmingham and Wolverhampton main line before returning to Dudley Canal &; Tunnel Trust.
For your comfort we offer refreshments onboard and the boat has a toilet.
The boat departs promptly at 10am; please arrive at least 15 minutes before to ensure you have adequate time to board.
Tips to make your Trip More Enjoyable ·
Bring a cushion - though you can stand up, get off the boat and move around its always nice to have a comfortable seat.
Though you can purchase refreshments on board you can also pack a picnic to enjoy on the boat or in the nature reserve. Alternatively why not book a picnic from our Gongoozler Restaurant - it can be waiting for you at the start of your trip. ·
Bring a camera - this trips takes you through an amazing landscape rich with heritage, engineering feats in canal building and amazing wildlife.