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Exeter City Basin

Accessible for local, portable and trailable craft

Silver Propeller Challenge



Visit Exeter City Basin on the Exeter Ship Canal by boat or canoe.

The Exeter Ship Canal runs for five miles from Exeter Canal Basin to Turf Lock on the River Exe. The canal has two locks, including a tidal lock and a connection from the River Exe adjacent to the Canal Basin. Permission should be sought for visiting boats from Exeter City Council, the navigation authority. A photo of your boat or canoe in the city basin will be a good proof of your visit.

Complete our challenge by visiting 20 locations from our list, you will receive our exclusive plaque and goody bag.


Challenge Location

Exeter City Basin

Exeter Ship Canal

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