Birdswoodis the historical narrow boat belonging to The Friends of Cromford Canal.
The boat and our gift shop are run entirely by our dedicated team of volunteers.
Birdswood runs scheduled trips throughout the year, open to members of the public.
Our exclusive charters make a personal venue for your private function.
Come and enjoy a peaceful journey along the Cromford Canal and get up close
to the fabulous wildlife and take in the amazing scenery.
"Art Afloat" A new initiative called Art Afloat is being trialled by a couple of volunteers looking to extend the use of Birdswood as a classroom. MONDAY 11 SEPTEMBER 10.30am - 4.30pm 'On the Cut' [...]
Congratulations to Our President All of the 25,000 plus passengers who have had the pleasure of a cruise on Birdswood will have heard our President, the actor Brian Blessed, making the required recorded safety announcement [...]