Planning your trip

This website provides information about what to bear in mind when planning your trip to and along the Dalsland Canal. .

When planning your journey, we suggest having this year’s canal brochure, a nautical chart and the canal description close at hand. If you have any further questions, you’re always welcome to call our canal office. The information below provides guidance and descriptions with regard to the different sections of the canal:

Before your trip

Dimensions
Lockage
How long does it take to cover the entire canal?
Frequently asked questions
Read our canal manual online
Trailer ramps
Navigation and nautical charts
The Trollhätte Canal
Land transportation

During your trip

How to lock through
Waiting times at locks
Meeting passenger boats
Traffic regulations and general terms and conditions
Fuel
Emptying the septic tank
Boat and marine services
Damage