Society Contacts

General enquiries to the Society may be made by phone, on 07305 340547 (please leave a message), via our enquiries email address, or by writing to us at: Basingstoke Canal Society, Island House, Moor Road Chesham HP51 WA. Membership enquiries should be addressed to the membership secretary.

Other Useful Contacts

Basingstoke Canal Authority

As owners of the Canal, the authority should be contacted for hazards, complaints, moorings etc.

01252 370073


Basingstoke Canal Angling Authority may be contacted through, with permits purchased through the Authority as above, or through


Two canoe clubs operate on the canal. At Odiham, The Basingstoke & Deane Canoe Club, and The Basingstoke Canal Canoe Club at Mytchett


In addition to our trip boats (please see our Boat Trips menu), a trip boat may also be hired at Mytchett through the Authority, and various leisure boats at Odiham through Galleon Marine.