The Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation runs through a largely unspoilt part of rural Essex and connects the county town of Chelmsford with the tidal estuary of the river Blackwater at Heybridge Basin.
Download a Visitor Guide for the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation (624 KB pdf), which includes a map of the navigation and an overview of canoeing, boating, fishing and walking in this largely unspoilt rural part of Essex.
Step on board Victoria and enjoy a cruise along the glorious Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation. Victoria is perfect for weddings, parties and group outings. The boat can accommodate up to 48 guests and includes a qualified skipper and crew. Find out more about Chelmer Cruises.