Skipton Canal Boat Yard & Dry Dock

Boat Yard & Dry Dock

The Boat Shop

Our Boat Shop and Office are situated in Skipton canal basin and provide diesel and Calor Gas, refills and pump-outs, seven days a week, March to October. Services outside these times can be arranged by telephone.

Our chandlery stock includes chain, toilet chemicals, bridge and Canal and River Trust keys, rope, oil, international paints, chimneys, windlasses and fenders and much more.

The Dry Dock

Our Boat Yard is situated approximately one mile eastward where our narrow boat dry dock and polytunnel offer a wide range of services including:


  • Boat building
  • Refits
  • Engine work
  • Bottom blacking
  • Steel work alterations
  • Boat lengthening
  • Repaints
  • Pressure washing
  • Insurance work
  • Our excellent lift – out and docking facilities are available for hire at the following rates which are subject to VAT

Here at Pennine Cruisers we can black the hull of the boat for you…. Making a hassle & labour free process!

40ft – 50ft between £450 – £500 + vat

50ft – 60ft between £500 – £600 + vat

Process will vary depending on the hull condition & choice of paint etc. Our polytunnel is also available for hire.

Dry Dock Facilities Price
DIY Weekend Hire (Friday 4pm - Monday 8.30am) £225 + VAT
DIY Midweek Hire (Monday 4pm - Thursday 4pm) £275 + VAT
DIY One Weeks Hire £475 + VAT
One day in & out for emergency repairs for surveys £115 + VAT
Pressure Washer Usage £25 + VAT

Bookings & Enquiries

Contact us for a more accurate quote but you can use the guide prices above to give you an idea on price.

Enquiries Line: 01756 795 478

Address: 19 Coach Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1LH

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