How to get here
The Glasgow Canal stretches from Port Dundas to Speirs Warf, Firhill and beyond. To access the canal it is just a 10 minute walk from the city centre via the M8 underpass at Cowcaddens. To show your route please use the map above.
The Glasgow Canal Festival is an annual high quality and diverse event which represents an exciting and much-anticipated point in Glasgow’s annual cultural calendar for local audiences and people from across the city.
Wakeboarding, Wake ski-ing, Stand-up Paddle Boards, Group days out
White Water Kayaking, Sea Kayaking, Sprint and Marathon, Surf Kayaking, Canoe Polo
Kayaking & Canoeing, Rafting & River Boarding, River Bugging, Swimming and Triathlon, Artificial whitewater course, Park & Play, Community Activities
Food and Drink
Situated on the banks of the impressive Speirs Wharf, in a corner of the original 1851 heritage building, lies Ocho Delicatessen.
Café Octavia is located within the Scottish Opera Technical Centre, where everyone is welcome to come and enjoy a leisurely lunch or a quick bite.
Small minimalist café space on the ground floor now serves pre packed pieces, for speed and convenience alongside our own roast coffee and tempting cakes. Perfect as well if you’re just out for a walk on the canal.