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Some artwork can be found alongside the new Stockingfield Junction bridge.

The ramp up to the Forth & Clyde Canal towpath from Lochburn Road has been made wider and resurfaced.

The main arc of the new Stockingfield Junction bridge appears to be unofficially open.

The main arc of the new Stockingfield Junction bridge appears to be unofficially open.

The new Stockingfield Bridge awaiting opening.

Replacement hairpin bend ramp connecting the canal towpath to Lochburn Road.

No surface improvement to the canal towpath at Firhill Road. The improvement stops at the Ruchill Street bridge.

Neptune on the Our Place in Space art installation.

The towpath of the Forth & Clyde Canal at Stockingfield Junction has reopened, with just the bridge remaining closed.

The towpath of the Forth & Clyde Canal at Stockingfield Junction has reopened, with just the bridge remaining closed.

The cobbles under the Ruchill Street bridge have been replaced by asphalt, removing one hazard at this very narrow section of path built in modern times. See #92011 for previous surface.

Temporary (July-August 2022) obstruction on the Chisholm Trail

Temporary (July-August 2022) obstruction on the Chisholm Trail

Shropshire Union Canal towpath, Chester

Shropshire Union Canal towpath, Chester

Shropshire Union Canal towpath, Chester

Cobblestones are a bit bumpy for our Bromptons. Shropshire Union Canal towpath, Chester

Shropshire Union Canal towpath, Chester

Oh good. Cobbles https://t.co/jb9o6qoSez

The path from the Forth & Clyde Canal footbridge at Old Farm Road over to Netherton Road is in a very poor condition (still). What doesn't show up in the photograph is the step between the asphalt surface and the washed-out unsealed path.

The new bridge at Stockingfield Junction is taking shape.

Lancaster Canal Bridge - Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Lune Aqueduct - Lancaster Canal, England, United Kingdom

Amongst the shop units under the Bowline path are a café and a bike shop.

The refurbished former railway bridge over the Forth & Clyde Canal is now part of the Bowline path.

A ramp and steps connect the canal towpath to the Bowline path.

The route sign at the Bowline junction, east of Bowling. NCN7 is now signed via the new Bowline route, while NCN754 continues along the canal towpath. In the Clydebank direction, NCN7 is incorrectly shown in brackets.

A choice of routes approaching Bowling.

A broken sign on the Forth & Clyde Canal towpath at Dalmuir.

No change to the barrier at the Kelvindale access to the Forth & Clyde Canal.

Progress on the bridge under construction at Stockingfield Junction, looking through the worksite gate.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Surface dressing has been applied to the canal towpath between Yoker and Clydebank.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Coventry Canal towpath.

Marston Junction of the Coventry and Ashby Canals.

Marston Junction of the Coventry and Ashby Canals.

Marston Junction of the Coventry and Ashby Canals.

Marston Junction of the Coventry and Ashby Canals.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath with a narrow ledge across this sluice.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

Ashby Canal towpath.

There is a lack of a dropped kerb to allow access to the canal towpath at the end of the car park at Firhill. A temporary ramp has been provided, but this is possibly related to the construction work on the bridge to the Claypits nature res ... [more]

The resurfaced section of the Forth & Clyde Canal towpath will tie into the work at Stockingfield Junction, where a bridge is being built across the canal.

Although the main towpath has been resurfaced, nothing has been done about the poor connection from the towpath to the path to Vaila Street. In addition to local access, this is important for making connections between the canal and Summers ... [more]

A section of Forth & Clyde Canal towpath has been resurfaced, between Cadder and Stockingfield.

The signs for the Forth & Clyde Canal diversion (see #155655) are no longer pointing the correct ways.

Still no connection between the towpath and Great Western Road on the south side of the dual carriageway. But a clear worn desire line up the embankment. The north side access at #145337 is left on, left off on the eastbound carriageway, ... [more]

The lack of sweeping on the canal path means the LED catseyes are starting to disappear into the extended verge.

Narrow riverside cycleway beneath the railway to Charlottenburg park, Berlin

What bright spark thought it would be remotely sensible to force cyclists to perform a tight swerve on a narrow tow-path, inches away from the edge of the canal.

Canal route

Canal path

Canal path

Canal path

Bicycles and motorbikes fished out the canal

Signage relating to the Stockingfield Junction canal towpath closure for construction of a new bridge.

The Forth & Clyde Canal towpath is now shut at Stockingfield Junction for construction of a new bridge. Signed diversions have been put in place. In the opposite direction, the closure is at Ruchill Street. On the opposite bank, the path ... [more]

A map showing the full diversion route for the Stockingfield canal towpath closure. Similar signs are located at the Kelvin Aqueduct and at Stockingfield Junction itself, possibly elsewhere too. The canal towpath is open up to Stockingfi ... [more]

Permanent route signs and temporary diversion signs relating to the Stockingfield canal path closure, but who would know? The temporary diversion signs should be yellow. The canal towpath is open up to Stockingfield Junction, but only to ... [more]

Unfortunately there are continuous puddles along this towpath, about 15 years after it was nicely surfaced.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

Chicane on the Regent’s Canal towpath.

Chicane on the Regent’s Canal towpath.

Chicane on the Regent’s Canal towpath doing its job.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath - very low headroom through this tunnel.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot. Here near the Pirate's Castle.

The Regent’s Canal towpath is not much use for effective cycling when there are many people enjoying the waterway vicinity on foot.

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