Located in mid Devon on the banks of the Grand Western Canal, Tiverton Canal Co is a unique
Canal Park Tourist Attraction that offers an enjoyable family day out for anyone that loves Boats, Horses, Wildlife and Water, with FREE access to the Canal Park all year round.
Take a trip with a difference aboard one of the very last horse-drawn barges in the UK.
Relax by the canal with a cappuccino,
quality wine or real ale on the Ducks Ditty floating cafe bar
Pack a picnic and explore the canal in a motor powered self drive Day Boat Rowing Boat or Canadian Canoe
Visit the Grand Western Canal Country Park - 11 miles of quiet unspoiled waterway with abundant wildlife.
Although the Grand Western Canal suffered a large Breach in 2012 there is still plenty of water in the canal either side of the breach site, allowing businesses like the Horse-Drawn Barge to continue trading without being affected at all.
Allowing you to book in confidence for 2013. The Horse-Drawn Barge, Boat Hire, Ducks Ditty Cafe Bar, Canal Side Gift Shop & NEW Canal visitors centre. All "OPEN" and operating as normal.
Devon County Council has now pledged £3 million for the repair of the breach site in time for the canal's bicentenary celebrations. 2014 is also the year that the Horse-Drawn Barge celebrates 40 years since its start-up July 1974.
Overall Winner "Pulling Power"
2012 BBC Countryfile Calendar featuring winning Tiverton Canal photograph raises £1,234,577.00 for Children in Need Charity.
Click Here to see Video