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Schools are going back...and relax!

As the long summer holidays come to an end, it could be the moment for parents or grandparents to breathe a sigh of relief, enjoy the fresh air, a pub lunch, and the spectacular scenery of the Brecon Beacons National Park aboard one of our dayboats.

The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal is regarded by many as one of the most picturesque waterways in the UK. When exploring nature, few places can offer such an experience of beauty and serenity mixed into one. Our electric dayboats, canoes or cycle boat provide many ways to enjoy it.  And with schools going back, it will be quieter now than during the busy summer holidays.

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Our Busiest Days at Beacon Park Boats

Changeover days are the busiest of all at the boathouse. Wander along the canal near Beacon Park Boats early on a Friday, Saturday and or Monday morning, and you will see lines of green and gold boats moored up, ready to come in.  A few hours later, you will see the same boats spotlessly clean leaving the yard at the start of new adventures on the beautiful Mon and Brec Canal.  It’s all hands-on and below desks for the whole day!
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Canal boating: a dog-friendly holiday!

Canal Boating is the perfect holiday for you and your four-legged friends. So, why not bring your pet with you so they can enjoy all that the Monmouth and Brecon canal has to offer?  Read more >

The tightest squeeze: launching Falcon

Inch by nervous inch, Falcon emerged from the boathouse where she has been fitted out over the past year.  It was the tightest squeeze, but we did it, and today (Monday 26th April 2021), she embarks on her maiden voyage.
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