Cheshire

Location - Town: RUNCORN
Location - County: CHESHIRE

Description/directions to location: Small boating lake, with access all round. Used by 2 model boating clubs,
North Cheshire Marine Fine Scale Association and Runcorn and District SMB.
Park Rd, Runcorn, off Cliften Rd.
Type: Purpose built model boat lake
Size: Small and Clear
Depth: "Wellies"
Shoreline access: Full access
Toilets / Shop / other facilities - please list:
Open Public Access: yes
Local model boat club: yes
Website: www.north-cheshire-marine.org.uk
Any restrictions? (Noise, speed, etc): I/C
Anything else to add?: PARKING NEAR TO LAKE

Listed by Ron Horabin [16.05.2006]

Location - Town: Nantwich
Location - County: Cheshire
Description/directions to location: Located at Reaseheath College, Nantwich
Type: Other - please provide more info below
Size: Medium / Large
Depth: "Snorkel"
Shoreline access: Limited
Toilets / Shop / other facilities - please list: Shop
Open Public Access: yes
Local model boat club: yes
Website: http://www.creweanddistrictmodelboatclub.org.uk/
Any restrictions? (Noise, speed, etc): No I.C or fast electric
Not really suitable for sail.
The ornamental lake provides good sailing through out the year, but becomes restricted due to water lilies during the summer months.
Anything else to add?: Permission to sail Sunday afternoon's from mid-day to dusk

Listed by Dave Melville [01.06.2006]

Updated 21.09.2007:

Crewe & Dist MBC no longer have permission to use this facility and the College has installed a barrier gate at the entrances so access is not possible. I have posted details of our new sailing waters at Allostock, Cheshire.
Many thanks
Dave Melville
Secretary
CDMBC

Location - Town: Allostock
Location - County: Cheshire
Description/directions to location: Boundary Park Stores, situated on A50 between Holmes Chapel and Knutsford
Type: Other - please provide more info below
Size: Medium / Large
Depth: "Snorkel"
Shoreline access: Limited
Toilets / Shop / other facilties - please list: Toilets, shop and parking adjacent to the lake
Open Public Access: Open access
Local model boat club: yes
Website: www.creweanddistrictmodelboatclub.org
Any restrictions? (Noise, speed, etc): Scale sail, electric and steam. No IC's Sunday afternoons

Anything else to add?: No dogs allowed on site.
Plenty of room to sail the largest model, and water clean but some weed round edges.

Listed by Dave Melville [21.09.2007]

Location - Town: Runcorn
Location - County: Cheshire, UK.
Description/directions to location: The Heath Lake, Heath Road.
South side of Town.
Type: General boating lake
Size: Medium / Small
Depth: "Waders"
Shoreline access: Full access
Toilets / Shop / other facilities - please list: Childrens Playgound.
Easy Parking.
Open Public Access: yes
Local model boat club: yes
Website: www.runcornmodelboats.co.uk
Any restrictions? (Noise, speed, etc): No IC Engines
Anything else to add?: Parkland, very pleasant area.
Football Fields.

Listed by John Dowd [02.06.2006]

Anything to add or amend?