River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Important notice -

The waterway and towpath are open for visitors to access. Dapdune Wharf is closed for the winter and will reopen on 26 March 2022.

Tranquil waterway running for nearly 20 miles through the heart of Surrey

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

What's on 

Upcoming events

Winter walks: Ripley circular

Sun 16 Jan 2022
10:30-13:30
Blow away the cobwebs along the river Wey

Winter walks: Chertsey Bridge circular

Sun 20 Mar 2022
10:30-14:00
How about a nice, flat 6 miler to Chertsey from Weybridge?

Winter walk: Eashing bridges

Sun 10 Apr 2022
10:30-12:30
Come and join us for our final spring walk

Wey winter walks 

Find a Wey walk to blow away the cobwebs

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Things to see and do

For river users...

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Eating

Books for sale in tearoom

Feeling peckish?

The tearoom is open for hot drinks and pastries and book sales at weekends only from 27 November (10am-4.30). Get those last minute Christmas presents here...

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Shopping

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Get involved

Ticket office volunteer engaging with a member of the public

Join the team 

There are tons of opportunities from running guiding walks, being a conservation volunteer, conducting site tours to sewing and skippering the electric boats. Get in touch and see where you could fit in.

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Wildlife

Cygnet hitching a lift at Dapdune Wharf, Guildford

What is living along the towpath? 

Day or night, there's loads in flight...

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

Our work

River Wey and Godalming Navigations and Dapdune Wharf

History

Guildford by the river in 1795

A brief history of the Wey Navigation 

This pretty unusual National Trust property has a long history - it is one of the very first river navigations in the country, predating the canal age by over 100 years.