Kittywake Canal Cruises - Wigan Pier

Fantasic For Families

We are a professional and fun family run business hosting both Private Celebrations and Leisurely Public Trips down the Leeds and Liverpool Canal on our two Unique, Chic and Versatile Wide Beam Canal Barges.

We have two wide beam canal barges available for you to chose from Kittywake is the Original Wigan Pier Trip Boat holding a maximum of 40 passengers in her rustic yet chic and cosy cabin.  Elleswake is our more modern vessel with a wheelchair access lift on board, modern lighting and holding a Maximum of 50 to 55 passengers.

Both Vessels are fully equipped with Heating, Bathrooms, Bars (serving alcoholic and soft drinks), Panoramic Windows, Party Lights, Smoke machines to help you get the party started and a friendly crew to ensure you have the best possible cruise!

For details on our Public Cruises or Private hire please contact us on the below information:

Call: 01942-836-885  or 07850-562-043

E-mail: Bookings@Kittywake.co.uk

Find us at...

  • Kittywake Canal Cruises - Wigan Pier
  • 29 Birch Grove
  • Ashton-in-Makerfield
  • Wigan
  • Merseyside
  • WN4 0QZ

Our family-friendly offer

At Kittywake Canal Cruises we welcome everyone on board our vessels no matter your age, beliefs, or coffee preference :) 


Elleswake has a Wheelchair access lift on board as well as an accessible bathroom


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