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Walk by the historic Leeds Liverpool canal

Enjoyed the beautiful walk by the canal starting from little quint village of Saltaire. The view... read more

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Pius A
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Worth it to come see it!

A unique piece of engineering, the five rise locks is worth seeing in action. Relaxing stroll along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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All reviews lock keeper lovely walk feat of engineering the leeds liverpool canal either direction tow path well worth a visit lovely little cafe watch the boats narrow boat canal side amazing engineering cakes tea shop industrial history town centre amazing sight
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed the beautiful walk by the canal starting from little quint village of Saltaire. The view of Bingley five ris lock was just amazing. The engineering look simple but well designed

Thank Pius A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having heard lots of talk about the five rise locks and after several attempts to find them we finally got there . I don’t know what we expected really but it is just a series of locks next to a canal. Obviously the technology is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique piece of engineering, the five rise locks is worth seeing in action. Relaxing stroll along the canal and a nice view and scenery. Worth a visit if in area.

Thank Sketchitt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are very fortunate to live within a walking distance of the Five Rise Locks and walk regularly to this amazing construction! Such a beautiful place to visit go on give it a go and have a break at the cafe and watch the world...More

Thank McNiffes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a got to see event if you are in the area especially when they have boats moving through - for a Victorian construction it is amazing

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Along time ago I actually traveled by barge down these locks, it was a technical challenge but amazing at the same time. As a spectator it is a sight to see and marvel at how the Victorians got round problems with ingenuity A pleasant stroll...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

visited the area , whilst out with family and wanted to see some of the sights and this was one of them , well worth the visit and would certainly recommend the place to others coming to the area .

Thank whooper316
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the "must see" attractions that we include for any visitors seeing the area for the first time. If you approach the lock from the town centre there is about a mile of unattractive industrial canal towpath before you reach firstly the...More

Thank PeterReigate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for walking along the canal, looking at narrow boats or relaxing with a coffee. Would be best appreciated on a nice day. It was very windy and cold the day we visited so we didn't stay long. There are lots of boats moored at...More

Thank no1schnauzer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great masterpiece of engineering. Looks great. Sight to be seen and admired Well kept up to and maintained

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ddmsmith67
28 August 2018|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Yes up Park Road for approx 400 yards. Climb the hill and turn left at the crossroads on Beck Lane , carry on to a mini roundabout and park somewhere there. The locks is down a short road for about 50 yards
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Kiran H
9 August 2018|
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Response from Baz T | Reviewed this property |
Yes but keep them on a lead , bikes about
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23 June 2018|
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Response from gez4000609 | Reviewed this property |
Yes if its a good at off road
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